The Twelfth Fret stocks a large and constantly changing collection of vintage and used archtop guitars, from 1930’s fully acoustic carved masterpieces to recent thinline models with pickups. If you’re looking for something in particular and don’t see it, contact us. We will set up instruments to the player’s requirements and we ship worldwide.
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 aluminum body cutway electric by Robert Card who had worked for Lado Music.
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.
One of the true classic guitars that's appeared on countless stages and recordings, the Gretsch Country Gentleman has been updated in the Player's Edition.
The Telecaster Thinline originally appeared in 1968, with some of the design work done by Roger Rossmeisl, who did several classic Rickenbacker designs.
As the outgrowth of a design effort between Rickenbacker and Roger Rossmeisl in the late 1950's, the Rickenbacker 360 is truly a classic American guitar.