The Twelfth Fret ~ Since 1977 ~

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SOLD‼ Rickenbacker 4001 Bass Fireglo, 1975

SOLD‼  Rickenbacker 4001 Bass Fireglo, 1975

One of the iconic rock basses, the Rickenbacker 4001 bass was built as a two-pickup version of the 4000 bass, adding a neck pickup to the distinctive Cresting Wave body design by German luthier and designer Roger Rossmeisl. Built from 1961 to somewhere between 1983 and 1985 when it was replaced by the 4003 bass, the Rickenbacker 4001 bass features a Maple body and through-body Maple neck, with a bound and finished Indian Rosewood fingerboard.

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Price: $5,250.00 CAD $6,250.00 CAD

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Gibson Les Paul Standard Tobacco Sunburst, 1976 (No Longer Available)

Gibson Les Paul Standard Tobacco Sunburst, 1976 (No Longer Available)

Over the years, the Gibson Les Paul Standard has gained and iconic position in the guitar pantheon, though it has been in and out of favour as time passed. Built during 1976, about halfway through Norlin’s ownership, this Gibson Les Paul Standard sports a classic tobacco sunburst finish.

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Price: $3,999.99 CAD $5,000.00 CAD

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Martin D12-35 12 Fret Round Shoulder Dreadnought, 1975 (No Longer Available)

Martin D12-35 12 Fret Round Shoulder Dreadnought, 1975 (No Longer Available)

Introduced in 1965, and no longer in production, the Martin D12-35 12-fret was the 12-string version of the classic Martin D35, visually notable for its three section Rosewood back. This Martin D12-35 example dates to 1975 and pairs a Sitka Spruce top with Indian Rosewood for the sides, three-piece back, bridge plate, and thin headstock veneer.

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Price: $2,600.00 CAD

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❌SOLD❌ Ibanez GB10 George Benson Model Sunburst, 2005

❌SOLD❌   Ibanez GB10 George Benson Model Sunburst, 2005

This Ibanez GB10 George Benson model was built during 2005 for Ibanez by FujiGen Gakki at Matsumoto in the Nagano province of Japan. While most of the GB10’s have been built by FujiGen, during the 1980’s some were built by Terada. The Ibanez George Benson GB10 has been in production since 1977 along with other versions of the model, and they are as practical as when introduced.

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Price: $3,000.00 CAD

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❌SOLD❌ Fender Stratocaster Natural Finish, 1977

❌SOLD❌  Fender Stratocaster Natural Finish, 1977

This Fender Stratocaster Natural, has an Ash body with Maple neck and was built during 1977 in Fullerton California and with a few period modifications – a brass nut and saddles, and EMG pickups. During the 1970’s and 1980’s, many players sought new ways to customize their instruments for new sounds and capabilities, and this led to the proliferation of third-party parts and pickup suppliers.

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Price: $2,750.00 CAD $3,250.00 CAD

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Gibson EH-500 Skylark Lap Steel Guitar Natural Korina, 1962

Gibson EH-500 Skylark Lap Steel Guitar Natural Korina, 1962

The Gibson EH-500 Skylark, built from 1956 to 1968, was built in the waning days of the popularity of Hawaiian music; the EH stands for Electric Hawaiian in the same way that the ES designation stands for Electric Spanish. In 1968, Gibson ceased production of not only the Skylark, but their entire line of steel guitars.

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Price: $1,250.00 CAD
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