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Vintage guitars for sale: truetone

1960's TrueTone by Kay Red Devil "Speed Demon" Hollowbody with Bigsby B6 & HSC

MURRIETA, CALIFORNIA, 92562, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$1295

FREE SHIPPING TO THE "LOWER 48 " !CHECK OUT OUR SUPERB FEEDBACK FOR YOURSELF!CALL FOR A HANDS ON DESCRIPTION OF ALL OF OUR INSTRUMENTS!Guitars West, Inc Here we have one of the coolest pieces we've found on one of our recent guitar safaris. This is a 1960's Truetone by Kay Speed Demon "Red Devil " . Truetone is one of the lesser known brands produced by Kay but they do NOT disappoint. The Red Devil is a gorgeous double-cutaway hollowbody electric guitar finished in a trans red nitro on a curly ... more

1960s Truetone Swingmaster by Kay K673 Vintage Electric Guitar Barney Kessel

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, 98117, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$1149

Up for sale, a 1960's Truetone Swingmaster model K673 in excellent condition and in good working order. Produced by Kay in the USA for the Western Auto house brand "Truetone, " this Swingmaster is identical to its Kay-branded brother with the exception of a the silkscreened headstock logo. This Kay model is easily one of the most eye-catching and cool instruments ever offered by the Chicago-based company, with a trio of P-35 "Kleenex Box" single coil pickups wound for Kay by Gibson, along with a... more

Vintage 1960's Western Auto Truetone Speed Demon Kay Harmony K573 Jazz King

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE, 37214, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$850

I've narrowed down The year of this Guitar to be somewhere between 1959 & 1961 but keep in mind that's just a close guess, Very solid condition for it's age, Neck is straight and frets still have plenty of life in them, Bridge Pickup sounds a little "anemic" but that may be intentional by design, missing (2) Knobs - I have misplaced the Pickguard but still searching for it, no Guarantee that I'll find it so what you see is what you get (for now)... more

1960s Kay Truetone SPEED DEMON electric guitar Speed Bump Pickups sunburst USA

BUFFALO, NEW YORK, 14201, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$799

This is a Nice Original Kay Speed Demon. This is from the 1960's, comes with the tree speed bumps pick-ups . action is great . overall looks all original . Please inspect picks. Great guitar comes with case sold as is Thank you ... more

Kay Speed Demon Airline Vintage 1960's Truetone archtop electric Guitar Rare Red

BUFFALO, NEW YORK, 14225, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$799

Vintage Red Speed Demon. 3 Pick-up. This is a Great Guitar. Nice clean instrument . all original. Plays nice . Has some play wear check pics ... more

Vintage 1960's Kay Truetone K300 W / Barney Kessel Type Pickups. All Original.

CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA, 92008, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

C $719

Vintage 1960's Kay Truetone K300 W / Barney Kessel Type Pickups. All Original Vintage 1960's Kay Truetone WBarney Kessel Type Pickups. All Original This Is An Old Survivor That Plays Just As Well As It Did When New. All Electronics & Switches Work As IThey Should. The Neck Is Straight , Frets & Fretboard Are In Good Condition, & The Tuners Are In Great Condition & It Stays In Tune. The Body Is Free From Any Cracks, But There Are Some Scuffs Scratches, Dents, & Dings That You'dExpect From A 50 ... more

VINTAGE USA TRUETONE KAY VANGUARD ELECTRIC GUITAR

PLANO, TEXAS, 75093, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$595

AWESOME LITTLE GUITAR! VINTAGE RED KEY VANGUARD 1 PICKUP ELECTRIC GUITAR. COME WITH A CASE. MEDIUM ACTION. THE NECK IS STRAIGHT. TONE CONTROL NOT VERY STRONG, kxcsn18... more

Vintage Kay Truetone Bass Short Scale Guitar 1960's w / Speed Bump Pickups AS IS

JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA, 32216, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$499

Vintage Kay Truetone Bass Short Scale Bass Guitar 1960's w / Speed Bump Pickups . Missing badge, both pickups are working(neck pickup seem to be bit stronger)electronics works ,when in neck position, volume knob for neck pickup work counter clockwise Not sure if bridge original One of the post on the bridge is bent, see pics, missing bridge cover, straight neck, no major fretwear, missing thumb rest Nut is loose No case, sold as is, for repair / project Will only ship in CONT US. Please no PO or... more

Rare 1960s Truetone Electric Archtop Vintage / Antique Guitar Music Instruments

ROYSTON, GEORGIA, 30662, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$480

This guitar is in inmodified original condition. I have not attempted to clear or cosmetically alter it in any way. I have not even changed the strings. Plays great, electronics work perfect. Will include a new hard shell case to ensure safe shipping. Please message for more detail or pictures.... more

Vintage Guitar Truetone Jazz King Kay Speed Demon Body & Neck Project 1960's

SPRING HILL, FLORIDA, 34609, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$359

100% Original 1965 Truetone / Kay USA Speed Demon 3 Pickup Model Original Body & Neck Complete PICTURED CASE IS NOT INCLUDED WITH THIS SALE Great Vintage Condition! Played Perfectly Before Disassembly This Vintage 1965 Truetone Speed Demon Body / Neck (NO CASE) is complete as pictured and played great before disassembly. The only reason for parting out is 3 broken pots were frozen and I broke them trying to free them up, so decided to part it out rather than wait for the repair to be done. ... more

1964 Kay Truetone Vanguard Electric Guitar w / Case. Classic USA Guitar.

YELLOW SPRINGS, OHIO, 45387, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$324

Travel back in time with this vintage electric guitar. Made in 1964 by the Kay Musical Instrument Company in Chicago, Illinois, back when Chicago was still Music City USA, home of Harmony, Kay, Valco, Ludwig, Werco, Slingerland, Hammond, Lowrey, Lyon & Healy, Deagan, Geib, Kluson, Shure, Jensen etcetera. Kay made the classic Kay Vanguard from about 1961 to 1966. Truetone was the old musical instrument brand of the defunct Western Auto department store chain. Kay itself went out of business ... more

1950s Kay Truetone Acoustic Guitar Solid Top Kluson PROJECT

AURORA, OHIO, 44202, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

C $313

This is a 1950s Kay " truetone " dreadnought acoustic guitar ( 15 5" ) lower bout similar to a J50. Although the guitar is very near original , it is a project as the neck has a tail at the body. The original Klusons are nice and the entire instrument will need cleaned and a neck reset. the nut is not original and missing or broken string pins , the old cool guitar is " as is ".... more

Vintage Truetone Electric Guitar from 1960's

CASTRO VALLEY, CALIFORNIA, 94546, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$299

Vintage truetone guitar in working condition, the guitar sounds at low volume so when I touch the pick up makes noise so might be you need to change the polarity neck is straight and a couple scuffs, decolorated areas scratches, please see the pics . Comes with case . Sorry No international shipping and no Returns. Thanks for looking.... more

Vintage 1960s Truetone Kay Penncrest Electric Guitar

COLDWATER, MICHIGAN, 49036, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$249

Vintage 1960s Truetone Kay Penncrest Electric Guitar Bridge was replaced with a Gibson stopper bridge See photos for exact condition See all my other guitar parts in my ebay store... more

Vintage Truetone Western Auto Archtop Guitar Kay Made in USA RARE

PINEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA, 28134, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$245

Vintage Truetone Western Auto Archtop Guitar Kay Made in USA RARE. Looks nice but has some scratches due to the age Needs Strings replacement.... more

used truetone kay 302 vanguard vintage 1960s guitar

DUDLEY, WEST MIDLANDS, DY20RX, UNITED KINGDOM

£400

Hi there Up for auction is a kay made truetone vanguard 302 guitar, made for the western auto department stores in the usa in the 1960s this has the classic kay style headstock and pancake pickups which sound fantastic, it has a straight neck and low action plugged in it has a beautiful tone, nice and raunchy, it's lightweight and balances perfect. any questions feel free to ask! happy bidding!... more