The Twelfth Fret - Guitarists' Pro Shop
2132 Danforth Ave Toronto Canada | Sales: 416-423-2132 | Service: 416-423-1554 | sales@12fret.com

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!

Searches now exclude SOLD items, but you can click the checkbox to include them.

Please Note! We are CLOSED for CANADA DAY, Saturday July 1 2017. We will re-open on Monday July 3 at noon.


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2004 National Delphi Deluxe Reso-Phonic Guitar

The National Delphi Deluxe, now out of production, is a single cone, metal body resophonic instrument with upgraded appointments and a powder coat finish

2012 C. F. Martin D-18 Dreadnought Steel String Guitar

The Martin D-18 is one of the most reliable guitar designs. It fits into almost any genre and produces a clear, well articulated sound.

2001 Gretsch G6196GC Country Club Archtop Cadillac Green

This is very cool and classy - sporting a Cadillac Green finish and TV Jones Classics, a 2001 Gretsch Country Club G6196GC.

1986 Ibanez Allan Holdsworth AH-20 Solidbody White

The late Allan Holdsworth came seemingly out of nowhere and put the developing jazz-fusion scene on its ear from the early 1970's.

1976 Fender Stratocaster Hardtail Black

Though it was available as an option from the 1954 introduction, the Fender Stratocaster Hardtail version is not as well known as its trem-bridge brother.

2013 Gibson ES-339 Thinline Archtop Electric Cherry

The Gibson ES-339 delivers what many players needed- the tonal shape and responsiveness of an archtop with the feedback resistance and size of a solidbody.

2010 Gibson ES-339 Thinline Archtop Electric Caramel Sunburst

Descending directly from the ES-339 line, the Gibson ES-339 was an immediate hit when it appearead in 2007, sporting a scaled-down body but full-size neck.

1930s Harmony Roy Smeck Vita Ukulele

In the late 1920's, Roy Smeck became one of the most popular musical performers in North America, playing numerous instruments and publishing method books.

1970s Hofner Lute Guitar

Here's something unusual for North America - but not for Germany. This is a Lute Guitar, built by Hofner in the early 1970's.