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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New! 10% off all Huss and Dalton guitars!
Check out our listing of new acoustic guitars in stock!
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The Eastman company builds more arched top instruments than anyone else, and they apply their expertise to thinline archtop electrics like the T186MX.
Here's an interesting piece of Canadian musical history - an Allstrummr thinline steel body cutway electric by Robert Card, who had worked for Lado Music.
Built from 1965 to 1982, the Fender Pro Reverb amp originally pushed 40 tube watts (70 watts after 1976) out of a pair of 12
No longer in production, the Martin D-18 Authentic 1937 is a recreation of a pre-war guitar, built to 1937 specifications, with an Adirondack spruce top.
Built at the historic Parsons Street shop in Kalamazoo, Michigan, this Heritage H-550 Custom is a thin-body version of the standard H-550 model.
The Kenny Hill Torres 1856 guitar, though it does not appear in his current catalog, is based on the most influential of classical guitar designs.
The Gibson Songwriter Custom is one of the designs from Ren Ferguson during his time at the Gibson Acoustic plant in Bozeman, Montana.
The Gibson Les Paul Traditional Pro aims to provide many of the features of late 1950's Les Paul models, with a number of very practical
The Telecaster Thinline originally appeared in 1968, with some of the design work done by Roger Rossmeisl, who did several classic Rickenbacker designs.