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!
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The Rickenbacker 330-12 has one of the most recognisable sounds on recordings, with an unmistakable chime and shimmer.
The Gibson Thunderbird bass makes one of the more dramatic visual statements possible with an actually functional design.
Guitars like the Godin Montreal are now seen everywhere, because they do a wide range of tasks really well.
Now here's something you don't see every day - a Gretsch Country Club in the G6196TSP-2G version, with two-tone smoke grey and metallic violet finish.
Here's a lovely, well rounded guitar - a Larrivee OMV-03 cutaway steel string built dating from February 10 1999 in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Here's a lovely Gibson Les Paul 1959 Reissue, built during 1999 at the Gibson Nashville plant.
We see many custom instruments but this Left Handed Serge De Jonge 7 string cutaway classical guitar in Brazilian Rosewood is fairly unusual!
The Twelfth Fret carres the full line of Ramirez guitars, but it's still rare to see a Ramirez 1a available used - or in left
The Epiphone Century thinline archtop electric guitar was a simple beast - a thin body with no cutaway and one pickup.