The Twelfth Fret - Guitarists' Pro Shop
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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!

New!  10% off all Huss and Dalton guitars!
Check out our listing of new acoustic guitars in stock!
Check out our Eastman Ukulele Shop Worn Sale!


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1979 David Wren Concert Cutaway Steel String Guitar

David Wren worked for Jean Larrivee along with other highly respected builders like Grit Laskin and Serge deJonge, before moving out on his own.

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2012 Fender Jaguar Special Edition Thinline Electric Guitar

Cool and pretty rare - 250 were built - the Fender Jaguar Special Edition Thinline was put together by Fender Japan for the 2012

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1976 Gibson Les Paul Deluxe Sunburst

The Gibson Les Paul Deluxe first appeared in 1969, influenced heavily by parts Gibson had and used the P-90 routes and 'New Yorker' mini-humbuckers.

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1972 Fender Stratocaster Natural Finish

Here's a very nice, all original 1972 Fender Stratocaster in natural finish. At this point, the Micro-Tilt neck adjustment had just been introduced.

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1937 Gibson L-12 Archtop Guitar

Introduced in 1930, the Gibson L-12 archtop guitar became a workhorse for many big-band guitarists in the days before amplification became common.

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1976 Gibson ES-335 TD Thinline Archtop Electric Guitar, Black

Here's a nice Gibson ES-335 TD in black, from 1976 when a coil tap switch was standard equipment. This guitar was built in either

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2000 Cornford MK50H Tube Amplifier Head

Designed and hand built in the UK, the hand-built, point to point Cornford MK50H tube amplifier head was regarded as one of the best amps

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2008 Heritage H137 ‘TV’ Solidbody Electric Guitar

The Heritage H137 is a reference to the popular 1950's Les Paul Special 'TV', named because the finish was designed to show up on black

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2007 Douglas Harrison GB Thinline Archtop Guitar

The Douglas Harrison GB thinline archtop guitar has proven very popular with jazz guitarists and features a carved spruce top on a chambered back.