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Vintage guitars for sale: Bristol

Vintage guitars for sale Bristol
1963 Gretsch Model 6117T Anniversary Electric Guitar - Made in USA - Vintage

1963 Gretsch Model 6117T Anniversary Electric Guitar - Made in USA - Vintage

Bristol, BS7***, UNITED KINGDOM

£2500

Vintage Gretsch 6117T guitar. Made in USA 1963
Roadworn condition with lacquer checking throughout and deterioration to the back of the headstock. The tuners are modern Wilkinson replacements and I don't have the originals
There are marks and dings in place and loads of signs of age. It's probably been refretted in the past. It has a US patent Bigsby fitted. We added a small removable shim under the bridge pickup to raise it closer to the strings. I think the pickups originally would ... more
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Tokai Love Rock LS-100 1980 - Cherry Sunburst

Tokai Love Rock LS-100 1980 - Cherry Sunburst

Keynsham, Bristol, UNITED KINGDOM

£2495

Tokai Love Rock LS-100 1980 - Cherry Sunburst
This is in superb condition with very few marks or scuffs, and practically no wear at all - probably around 9 5 out of 10
It's set up nicely and everything works as it should. The scratchplate is missing (screws in place)
Complete with a Tokai case (not the original one) which has seen better days, and one of the latches has broken
No swaps or trades thank you
Collection from Keynsham BS31 - no couriers
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1963 Gibson EB-0 Bass

1963 Gibson EB-0 Bass

Bristol, BS5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£2275

It's with great pleasure, we bring to market this wonderful 1963 Gibson EB-0 bass guitar.
Simply one of the finest playing vintage instruments you're likely to pick up, this bass is a beautifully kept relic. Used to inimitable effect by players such as Cream's Jack Bruce, the booming sound of that high output humbucker is a cornerstone of that 60s sound.
It consists of all mahogany construction with a nicely worn cherry finish, original subtly tarnished nickel tuners, original scratch ... more
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Fender Precision Elite 1983 USA in a Very Good Condition

Fender Precision Elite 1983 USA in a Very Good Condition

bristol, BS15***, UNITED KINGDOM

£2200

This is a nice example an elite precision. Very well kept. Has been used for 5 different concerts, and 2 different recording studios. I have had this from new. Incudes spare sets of strings and case included. Typical USA model.
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1978 Fender Musicmaster

1978 Fender Musicmaster

Bristol, BS5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£1325

All original '78 Fender USA Musicmaster offered in exceptional used condition.
The granddaddy of Fender's short-scale range, beloved of guitarists as diverse as David Byrne of the Talking Heads & Dweezil Zappa, this is piece of purebred Fender history, at a price that won't put you in the red.
Playing beautifully, this guitar consists of all the original components, in excellent condition for age. Features include a gloss black offset body that's aged subtly to a slightly satinised ... more
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Simms Watts AP100 MKII vintage valve amplifier tube amp guitar bass all purpose

Simms Watts AP100 MKII vintage valve amplifier tube amp guitar bass all purpose

Bristol, Avon, BS5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£1200

Worth noting that these are listed on other sites for sale, so if you are interested, don't try and play the last minute bid game, then be surprised when its gone. Bid early or get in touch and you won't miss out
100w all valve amp from 4xEL34 run Ultralinear, the ones that came in it, kinda tired but working, not got new ones about. All caps done, few resistors replaced, IEC socket, tasty amp. This is a serious device
Bunches of inside pics and analysis of other amps will be in my blog ... more
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Vintage Hiwatt Custom 100 DR112 Valve Amplifier Head 1975.

Vintage Hiwatt Custom 100 DR112 Valve Amplifier Head 1975.

Bristol, BS9***, UNITED KINGDOM

£1000

Hiwatt DR112 valve amplifier. 1975 Vintage. Partridge transformers. Collection from Bristol BS9 1DDWorking order. Will deliver up to 50 miles from Bristol.... more
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1960s / 70s Wilson ( WEM ) Sapphire Electric Guitar Left Handed

1960s / 70s Wilson ( WEM ) Sapphire Electric Guitar Left Handed

Bristol, BS7***, UNITED KINGDOM

£1000

Late 1960s / 1970s Wilson (WEM) Sapphire electric guitar - Rare left handed version. Made in England
Hard to date exactly but Wilson branded WEM guitars were post 1968 and according to Watkins guitar world circa 1972 guitars were in the 18000 serial number range, this is serial 17195 so as a guess its from between 1968 - 1972
Used condition but pretty clean for age, there are minor indents around the body edges and one small indent on the fretboard. The electrics are working and the ... more
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Fender Champ 1974 Guitar Amplifier

Fender Champ 1974 Guitar Amplifier

Bristol, BS3***, UNITED KINGDOM

£850

1974 Fender Champ valve guitar combo amplifier. Good condition, recently serviced. Sounds great, perfect for home use, small gigs or recording! These are really sought after now. Collection only from central Bristol.
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1986 SQUIER STRATOCASTER by FENDER  - Made in JAPAN

1986 SQUIER STRATOCASTER by FENDER - Made in JAPAN

Bristol, BS40***, UNITED KINGDOM

£800

1986 SQUIER STRATOCASTER by FENDER - Made in JAPAN
Fender strap, Stand and Sheep Skin ? Not included
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Fully repaired and serviced. Watkins Scout. Guitar amplifier. 1964. WEM

Fully repaired and serviced. Watkins Scout. Guitar amplifier. 1964. WEM

Bristol, BS2***, UNITED KINGDOM

£775

For sale is a Watkins, Scout guitar amplifier that has had a full electronic restoration
This is a beautiful sounding valve guitar amp that would be perfect for a studio. It's also great for gigs. The amp is very versatile it can do all the lovely 60's sounding stuff but it can also be cranked and produce really overdriven, crunchy distortion. The amp works very well with a distortion pedal. This amp has a lush, vintage tone. The amp has the much coveted mustard, Mullard coupling capacitors... more
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1981 Aria Pro II LS-600 Leopard - Les Paul

1981 Aria Pro II LS-600 Leopard - Les Paul

Bristol, UNITED KINGDOM

£750

1981 Aria Pro II LS-600 Leopard - Les Paul
As far as I know it's an LS-600 from 1981 but I'll correct this if anyone out there is more clued up
It has a few small scuffs, dings and scratches but no breaks or repairs
Two-piece body
One-piece maple top
Chunky 50s D neck profile
USA Dimarzio pickups
Tailpiece and bridge aged nicely
Weight: 10 lbs 6 oz
The frets are in excellent shape with even wear across them - no dips or gouges
Minimal buckle rash
The machine ... more
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Westbury Deluxe Electric Guitar - Made in Japan - 1980 - Matsumoku

Westbury Deluxe Electric Guitar - Made in Japan - 1980 - Matsumoku

Bristol, BS7***, UNITED KINGDOM

£650

1980 Westbury Deluxe electric guitar. Made in Japan by Matsumoku
Set neck, 2 x vintage Dimarzio pickups ( worth about £100 each these days) , bound fretboard and headstock and carved top finished in Walnut burst
Its a lovely guitar, pretty desirable these days and not too many of them about. Shows signs of age with surface marks and scratches, mild fretwear on the first few, heavy tarnishing to bridge ( one adjustment screw is missing from the low E, I'm going to try and replace this if... more
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Kalamazoo USA KG2 Gibson SG 1960s Electric Guitar Modified

Kalamazoo USA KG2 Gibson SG 1960s Electric Guitar Modified

Bristol, BS7***, UNITED KINGDOM

£600

Vintage Kalamazoo KG2 SG style electric guitar , made by Gibson in the late 60s circ 1968
This guitar has had a life, its been played and used, its been modified by a past owner
It has marks, scuffs and scrapes, wear to the back of the neck and signs of age and pre ownership
The following mods have been carried out -Replcement pickups - Vintage Dimarzio in the bridge worth around £50 alone, unsure what the neck single coil is ( possibly also Dimarzio), the body will have been ... more
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Epiphone 1958 Flying V Ebony

Epiphone 1958 Flying V Ebony

Bristol, BS9***, UNITED KINGDOM

£500

Here we have our ?58 Epiphone Flying V up for grabs. Serial number indicates it was made in 2020 and is presented in very good condition (basically as new). Essentially brand new with a discounted price.

Potential buyers are more than welcome to try it through our Marshall and any inspection is encouraged.

It??s an awesome riff machine and looks fantastic. Set up nicely with a sensible action height. No noticeable nicks or dings. Just light signs of it being played. It ... more
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Simms Watts Disco Deck Unused Untested Vintage Mixing Record Deck

Simms Watts Disco Deck Unused Untested Vintage Mixing Record Deck

Bristol, BS13***, UNITED KINGDOM

£500

Found in the loft, unused and untested.

After some Googling I believe this to be a 1970s Simms watts disco deck.

The carry case has some damage to the right side and general wear and tear inside the case.

Not sure what to price this at, collection only as it??s very heavy. Any questions please ask.
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VOX BASSMASTER 1965 - short scale.

VOX BASSMASTER 1965 - short scale.

Bristol, BS3***, UNITED KINGDOM

£420

Vox Bassmaster 1965
One of the tuners are not original
No case
Sounds great
Good condition as you can see in the pictures
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1970s CMI Electric Guitar

1970s CMI Electric Guitar

Bristol, BS8***, UNITED KINGDOM

£420

This is a Marshall import guitar from the 70s made in Japan. Recently purchased from Wunjo Guitars in London

Condition is very good for a guitar of this age, only two minor dings as shown in photos

Pickups sound great, nicely set up.
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Watkins Rapier 33 Electric Guitar - Made in England 1960s - WEM

Watkins Rapier 33 Electric Guitar - Made in England 1960s - WEM

Bristol, BS7***, UNITED KINGDOM

£400

Early 1960s Watkins Rapier 33 electric guitar. Matching red headstock
Serial 1634 so an early production version, set neck with 3 single coil pickups
Its a little tired condition wise but a good chance for an afffordable 60s vintage guitar. Its just had a fret dress and some small attention to the nut and new strings fitted.
The lacquer is very checked all over and the tuners are obvious replacements with the top E tuners corner modified to follow the shape of the headstock. Not ... more
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Fane Speakers Vintage Rare 1977 12?? 122811 Matched Pair

Fane Speakers Vintage Rare 1977 12?? 122811 Matched Pair

Bristol, BS5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£400

This vintage pair of Fane speakers from 1977 is a rare find for guitar amplifier enthusiasts. With a 12" size and a matched pair, these speakers are perfect for those looking for authentic vintage sound. The brand Fane is known for its quality and reliability, making these speakers a great addition to any guitar setup

Serial code is 122811, and they are dated 1977. One is fully original the other has been professionally reconed

Don't miss out on the opportunity ... more
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Westone Thunder 1 electric guitar Japan Matsumoku factory MIJ coil split made in

Westone Thunder 1 electric guitar Japan Matsumoku factory MIJ coil split made in

Bristol, Avon, BS5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£395

Very nice Japanese made vintage electric guitar, Matsumoku factory, 1984 sorta time. Been competently stained and refinished at some point a fairly long time ago, and worn in subsequently. Stock MMK pickups with coil splits on the toggles. Fingerboard freshly oiled, frets freshly polished, takes a low action great. Current amp demo guitar, probably be sorry to see it go, but I'm a bass player
Obviously this is a lump, but I can have it couriered, would massively prefer collection though. I ... more
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1970s Framus Texan 5 / 196 Acoustic Guitar Made in Germany Roadworn

1970s Framus Texan 5 / 196 Acoustic Guitar Made in Germany Roadworn

Bristol, BS7***, UNITED KINGDOM

£380

Here for sale is this Framus Texan 5 / 196 acoustic guitar, dreadnought size. It was made in W Germany probably in the early 1970s , its used and fairly roadworn
Many marks, scuffs scrapes, indents and signs of use Bolt on neck Scratches, lacquer cracks , lacquer checking The tuners are replacement strip tuners that fit well and suit the guitar but you can see where previous tuners have been installed Wear to the finish in places and a knock on the lower front edge, this has been givemn the ... more
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1960s Goodmans 12"  Speaker Lennon Vox AC15

1960s Goodmans 12" Speaker Lennon Vox AC15

Bristol, BS31***, UNITED KINGDOM

£300

Very early 60s Goodmans. 16ohms
As used in very early Vox AC15 twins, as used by John Lennon in the Cavern and early Beatles sessions
Fantastic condition and in good working order. Just removed from my very early AC30 as I have now sourced the correct  Audiom speaker
Hear it in working order here .
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1970s Framus Western 5 / 195 Acoustic Guitar Made in Germany Roadworn

1970s Framus Western 5 / 195 Acoustic Guitar Made in Germany Roadworn

Bristol, BS7***, UNITED KINGDOM

£300

Here for sale is this 1960s Framus Western 5 / 195 acoustic guitar, dreadnought size. It was made in W Germany probably in the early 1970s , its used and fairly roadworn
Many marks, scuffs scrapes, indents and signs of use Bolt on neck Scratches, lacquer checking Unusual headstock brass inlay, not seen many with this design although it is lifting in places, Brass 'Framus' inlay is missing The tuners buttons are replacement and the D button is pushed on more than the others Wear to the finish... more
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Hofner

Hofner 'very thin' guitar - Cherry Red With Hiscox Case

Bristol, BS16***, UNITED KINGDOM

£300

Hofner 'very thin' guitar - Cherry Red With Hiscox Case. Condition is excellent with a bit of tarnish on the pickups

Lovely semi solid sound and great look with the flame maple through the cherry red

Collection in person only
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Eko Electro-Acoustic Bass vintage With hard case

Eko Electro-Acoustic Bass vintage With hard case

Bristol, BS8***, UNITED KINGDOM

£250

Used. Vintage. Not sure what year, but looks 1970s. Amplification / pick up system all working fine. Some minor scuffs and scratches here and there. Its an old instrument! Great sounding tone. With superb hard travel case. Collection only from Bristol.... more
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1980s Aria Pro II SL Series

1980s Aria Pro II SL Series

Bristol, BS5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£245

Gorgeous vintage riff-machine from Aria Pro II finished in immaculate aged white  
A vintage instrument with character and class, as you'd expect from Aria Pro II. The aged white finish is mellowing to a warm cream and compliments the gloss maple neck. The pickups have plenty of bite and it plays superbly.
This guitar has been treated to a set-up that includes fretboard treatment, action setting and intonation adjustment.
Viewing is advised and very welcome by appointment in our... more
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1960s Grover Pat Pending Futura Tuning Pegs

1960s Grover Pat Pending Futura Tuning Pegs

Bristol, BS7***, UNITED KINGDOM

£225

1960s Grover Pat Pending Futura Tuning Pegs
These came off of a early 60s es330 that I once owned
An upgrade of its time .
Tuners work great but there are no mounting screws
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Rare 1970s Kay Elfolk Acoustic Guitar with built in speaker

Rare 1970s Kay Elfolk Acoustic Guitar with built in speaker

Bristol, Somerset, BS20***, UNITED KINGDOM

£190

Increasingly collectable 1970's Kay Elfolk Acoustic Guitar with built in amp / speaker. In exceptional condition for its age, no damage, straight neck and very very minor signs of use.
Bought in the late 70's it has spent most of its life wrapped up and never played. Original strings have just been replaced with D'aggio phosphor bronze strings and it plays and functions perfectlyUses 2 PP3 9Volt batteries... more
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EKO VL480, Cherry Sunburst Electric Guitar, good condition

EKO VL480, Cherry Sunburst Electric Guitar, good condition

Bristol, BS30***, UNITED KINGDOM

£175

EKO VL480, Cherry Sunburst Electric Guitar, Les Paul Style, good condition, 2 small marks on the back see photos, buyercollects.... more
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Fender Squier CSL Hybrid

Fender Squier CSL Hybrid '51 Stratocaster

Bristol, BS5***, UNITED KINGDOM

£175

Gorgeous one-of a kind Custom built '51 Strat finished in two-tone sunburst.
The '51 Squier Strat is a very interesting thing. A mutant fused together in the darkest recesses of the Fender lab. A Strat body here, a Telecaster neck there, and the scratchplate & control plate from a '51 Precision Bass all combining to create something like no other six stringer.
This lovingly crafted guitar takes this blueprint and refines it further. Gone is the rather brash Precision Bass ... more
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Epiphone FT140 Acoustic Guitar

Epiphone FT140 Acoustic Guitar

Bristol, BS8***, UNITED KINGDOM

£150

Epiphone FT140 Acoustic Guitar 1970??s made in Japan spruce top nice tone
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Vintage Futurama II Guitar Project Neck and Body Spares Repairs

Vintage Futurama II Guitar Project Neck and Body Spares Repairs

Bristol, BS7***, UNITED KINGDOM

£150

1960s Futurama II guitar project. Made in Czechoslovakia
Body and neck , no other parts included. Body badly painted black and the electrics cavity poorly altered - we did not do this - why do people do these things ?
As pictured, spares or repairs, I have not seen this guitar strung to tension
No returns on this one
Free UK postage.... more
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Vox Escort BM-1  Vintage 1970

Vox Escort BM-1 Vintage 1970's Guitar Amplifier

Bristol, BS3***, UNITED KINGDOM

£150

Battery or mains powered Vox amp designed for guitar and microphone. Using the output socket it can be used as a preamp or boost pedal into a larger amp. Sounds great! Superb condition and very collectible.... more
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Vintage 1980 Axe SC-24T Squier Electric Guitar Made In Korea 2x Humbucker Pickup

Vintage 1980 Axe SC-24T Squier Electric Guitar Made In Korea 2x Humbucker Pickup

Bristol, BS2***, UNITED KINGDOM

£100

Grade B (pre-owned with some signs of use and previous wear, functional and undamaged)
Economy postage is free but please allow a couple of days extra as delays are frequent.
If you are buying 3 or more items please ask for £6 OFF coupon code if not already applied at checkout
Dispatched same day if purchased before 5pm
Free return labels and money back if not happy
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Vintage Fender Squier Sidekick PR357 Amplifier Guitar Amp Black

Vintage Fender Squier Sidekick PR357 Amplifier Guitar Amp Black

Bristol, BS13***, UNITED KINGDOM

£60

Vintage Fender Squier Sidekick PR357 Amplifier Guitar Amp Black
Good used condition has a few minor scuffs and some slight rust to the metal but not to bad see photos for overall condition
Fast Free UK postage
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Gibson

Gibson 'Custom' Truss Rod Cover

BRISTOL, BS39***, UNITED KINGDOM

£50

Custom Truss Rod Cover
Unsure if from a 355 or LP, been residing in my parts draw. Having a clear out so please check out my other listing and those from my guitar locker
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Vintage Marshall Amp Handle - 1978

Vintage Marshall Amp Handle - 1978

Bristol, UNITED KINGDOM

£45

Vintage Marshall Amp Handle - 1978
A vintage handle from a 1978 Marshall amp
Perfect to refurbish your prized possession with a genuine vintage replacement
There are no splits in the plastic and it comes with all the original fixings.... more
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Vintage Marshall Sprung Feet - 1978

Vintage Marshall Sprung Feet - 1978

Bristol, UNITED KINGDOM

£45

Vintage Marshall Sprung Feet - 1978
A set of sprung feet from a 1978 Marshall amp - hese are rare to find, especially in this condition
Perfect to refurbish your prized possession with genuine vintage replacements - the new ones Marshall supply are some kind of moulded rubber
I can't see any cracks in the base plates and the feet themselves are not too worn. Also, I haven't attempted any cleaning at all so they're as they were when they came off the amp
Original screws included ... more
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Vintage Marshall Control Knobs JCM 800 Series

Vintage Marshall Control Knobs JCM 800 Series

Bristol, UNITED KINGDOM

£35

Vintage Marshall Control Knobs JCM 800 Series
This is for a set of 6 Marshall control knobs designed for their JCM 800 range of amps
These are vintage, originals and not reissues
They were removed from a JCM 800 model 1987 50 watt lead head years ago and are the push-on variety. They'll fit most models from that era - 2204, 1959 etc
PLEASE NOTE: If you have changed any or all of the pots they may not fit on the shaft, so please do your research to make sure they will fit
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