The Twelfth Fret - Guitarists' Pro Shop
2132 Danforth Ave Toronto Canada | Sales: 416-423-2132 | Service: 416-423-1554 |

Vintage and Used Instruments

Welcome to Vintage and Used Instruments at The Twelfth Fret!  We carry a wide and frequently changing variety of vintage and used instruments in many price ranges, from recently purchased items to centuries-old antique pieces.    We can’t possibly do full features on everything that comes into our shop, so if you’re looking for something specific,  contact us with the link to the right – in the meantime, here are some of the items we carry.   Don’t forget to check out our Just In page for the most up to date listings!

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2014 Gibson Iron Mountain AJ Steel String Acoustic Guitar

Produced in a small batch of around 65 guitars, the 2014 Gibson Iron Mountain AJ was built in Bozeman, Montana during 2014 with flame maple


1988 Stelling Staghorn 5-String Banjo

Since 1975, the Stelling Staghorn has been the flagship instrument from the Stelling Banjo Works in Afton, VA, made using rare materials like claro walnut.


2011 Fender American Standard Jazz Bass, Charcoal Metallic

Leo Fender introduced the Jazz Bass in early 1960 to draw acoustic bass players, and it featured a much narrower fingerboard than the Precision Bass.


1981 Guild D55 NT Steel String Acoustic Guitar

The Guild D55 became a flagship model, first appearing in 1968 as the 'TV' model, but only as a special order item until the 1973.

1996 Fender Stratocaster 50th Anniversary Sunburst

The Fender Stratocaster took the guitar world by storm when it appeared in 1956, eclipsing even the spectacularly successful Fender Telecaster.


2013 Nechville Galaxy Phantom Maple 5-String Banjo

The Nechville Galaxy Phantom 5-string banjo incorporates major advances in banjo technology, providing a clearer tone and better playability.


2005 Gibson ES-335 Thinline Archtop Guitar, Honeyburst

The Gibson ES-335 was a hit as soon as it appeared in 1958, as it met nearly all the needs of a performing or recording


2005 Kamaka HF-2 Concert Ukulele

The Kamaka HF-2 Concert Ukulele is one of nine models Kamaka builds. Founded in 1919, Kamaka is a family business and the top Ukulele builder


1999 Benko Classical Guitar

Instruments by Benko Musical have a connection to The Twelfth Fret - from 1954 to the 1970's, the Benko shop occupied what became our