Gibson Melody Maker II Double pickup (1963), made in Kalamazoo, Michigan sunburst top, dark back and sides finish, mahogany body and neck, rosewood fingerboard . Vibrato version. Super rare and collectible.
Scale length is 24 3/4 in. (629 mm.). Width of nut is 1 11/16 in. (43 mm.).
Mint Mint Mint, an extremely nice example. All original Plays and sounds great.
Sunburst, cheap classic alert! A great guitar with big neck, original pickup, changed tuners and Badass bridge installed (original nickel bridge missing posts but is in the case). A cool early sixties Gibson with great tone and neck, comes with a non- original cheapo case. $1250 Go to www.williesguitars.com for more photos.
8.8 out of 10 condition. Typical dings,scratches and checking on the guitar,
Some fret wear underneath strings on 1st five frets due to string vibration. Plays/sounds great. Fingerboard is real dark. Super light weight. Nice medium chunky neck. Fantastic sunburst color. All original with the exception of 3 tuner bushing and 1 pick guard screw. OSSC is a little beat but still functional. Cleaned,...
Case: Vintage Chipboard
Comments: This rare little beauty is a very special guitar. It is super lightweight and full of amazing tones.The original Pelham Blue finish has aged beautifully and the original single coil Melody Maker pickups are fat and twangy. The stock...
1964 Gibson Melody Maker in its original and still very BRILLIANT Sunburst finish. It has a great playing neck with great frets. It's all original and 100% complete including its original case. It's in EXCELLENT condition with only a few minor nicks + dings, two slightly bent tuners, very little finish checking, and other minor cosmetic wear. Everything remains structurally sound with no cracks,...
Great guitar very resonant acoustically. Easy to play/bend notes. Neck is semi chunky, feels good in the hand. Several Dings and some checking on this guitar. Small section of very shallow button worming on the back.Moderate play wear. Some fret wear underneath the strings (due to string vibration). Original jumbo frets have lots of fret life. Minor devoting on the 1st 3 frets of fingerboard....
Finish: Original Fire Engine Red
Pickups: Original, neck pickup re-wound
Case: Original chip case
Comments: Very cool 1967 Melody Maker with Vibrola. This one was brought in by a favorite customer of ours. The body has beautiful lacquer checking and an incredible feeling worn neck. Has been professionally...
Vintage original 1965 Gibson Melody Maker. This is a supremely fine example, all original and purchased from the original owner. Plays and sounds fantastic with that signature vintage tone. Neck has a great feel and playability is superb. Pickup is nice and strong. Comes with original vintage case, too.
This Gibson Melody Maker was made in the USA in 1964. The guitar shows normal play wear but is in very nice shape overall, and it is all original except for 1 potentiometer. It has a nice full profile neck that feels really good to play. It has been pro-setup and is ready to go. It comes with a newer hard shell case in nice condition.
All straight and good playing MM from early '62. Non original truss rod cover is the only change on this one. Has a few minor nicks and dings but no repairs or modifications. with non original case.
5 lbs. 11 oz.
Absolute sleepers of the vintage market, 1961 mahogany necks feel amazing!
Btw. Lollarguitars makes a killer drop-in replacement pickup and pickguard if you want to go that route.
Cherry on double cutaway mahogany body, Brazilian rosewood fingerboard, two single-coil pickups, all original except for Badass bridge (original included but it's kinda warped). Clean, no breaks, comes in original brown alligator case. $2100 Go to www.williesguitars.com for more photos.
1967 Gibson Melody Maker SG shown in Pelham Blue. In excellent plus condition. Original condition, original finish with some paint checking. As you can see in the photos very clean and not much wear at all. This one definately top of its class. Comes with original Gibson case. Mahogany body and neck. Rosewood fingerboard. This guitar comes in another hardshell case while the original case is...
Harder to Find Single Cutaway Double Pickup Model Melody Maker. Sunburst Finish, Nickel wraparound tailpiece, untouched electronics with early 61 pot dates, Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard, and 1 11/16 nut width. An excellent condition vintage guitar with some finish checking. No cracks or repairs. Came to us in the original worn soft shell case but recommend letting us use a hardshell case for...
Retrofret Stock # 6186. Gibson Melody Maker Model Solid Body Electric Guitar (1965), made in Kalamazoo, Michigan, cherry lacquer finish, mahogany body and neck, rosewood fingerboard. Overall length is 39 in. (99.1 cm.), 12 3/4 in. (32.4 cm.) wide at lower bout, and 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm.) in depth, measured at side of rim. Scale length is 24 3/4 in. (629 mm.). Width of nut is 1 11/16 in. (43...
A classic. A straightforward Gibson solidbody from the heyday of bands like Gerry and the Pacemakers (or was it Peacemakers?), Vanilla Fudge, we could go on. 100% original except for one small, solid improvement, that of the original cheesy open-back tuners being replaced by new, high-quality covered Kluson replicas. The rest all there: pickup, dated pots, finish, the whole nine yards. Get up on...
How do you make a "student" guitar at one of the great American guitar factories of all time. Plain and simple. Solid mahogany neck, solid mahogany body, single coil pickup, volume and tone control, compensated wrap - around bridge...Done. At 5lb 3.2oz, no wonder it became a favorite of legions of rockers.
But wait! This...
10-0659. This guitar is in very good condition for it's age with normal wear. Single pickup, double cutaway little brother to the Les Paul junior, vintage for MUCH LESS money! Changed tuner tips, pots and knobs. Killer vintage guitar!!
Here is a guitar you do not see every day. Ultra RARE Factory Left Handed 1959 Melody Maker. Sunburst Finish, Large Pickup, Wrap Around tailpiece, figured Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard, Large 59 style neck profile to die for, and Single Cutaway body. No cracks. While we have seen a few later mid 1960s Left Handed Melody Makers, this is the first big neck 59 we have come across. Changed pickguard...
Today, Lawman Guitars is Presenting...
A Really Cool Player Grade 1964 Gibson Melody Maker Guitar with Gibson Gigbag..
What we have today is a really cool Gibson Melody Maker which has had a lot of play and some modifications which most we have corrected. I found this awesome guitar in Nashville and had to rescue it..LOL...Heres what we fixed or corrected...
1. It could be an original...
FULL SCALE. LIGHT WEIGHT AND VERY COMFORTABLE GUITAR. DESIRED WIDE NECK. YEAR 1960. SLAB BODY. ONE PIECE MAHOGANY. COLLECTORS GRADE. EXCELLENT CONDITION. ORIGINAL TUNERS BACK ON. NO BREAKS. ORIGINAL CASE. ALL LATCHES AND HANDLE FINE. VIBRANT SUNBURST COLOR. BEAUTIFUL!!
GUITAR HAS BEEN PROFESSIONALLY CLEANED AND SETUP WITH NEW STRINGS. SAFELY PACKED.
PLEASE CALL 1-937-613-0690
1967 Melody Maker
Model: Melody maker
Body finish/Color: Original/ Fire Engine Red
Body Binding: None
Neck Binding: None
Fingerboard Wood: Rosewood
Neck Pickup:Original Single Coil
Middle Pickup: None
Bridge Pickup: Original Single Coil
Tuners: Original Single Lined Kluson Deluxe on a Strip
Hardware Color: Chrome/Nickel
Knobs: Original Black Reflektor...
RARE COLOR. It’s pretty light at 5 lb 13 0z, and has the wider 1 11/16 nut width. The pots date 1346509 and 1346527, and the guitar is all original with typical nicks, dings, and lots of checking. Two of the tuners are bent. The frets and fingerboard are in good shape, showing less than normal wear for a guitar this old. It has a good neck angle and nice action. Cool and rare guitar. (VG) $1450...