Capital Guitars
Charlie Hughes
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Capital Guitars accepts payment via PayPal, credit cars via PayPal, wire transfer, or via bank check. Guitars ship only after payment clears. See something you wish to purchase? To pay via Paypal, just click the 'Buy Now' button, or send an email to capitalguitars@gmail.com indicating the guitar you wish to purchase, where you live (for calculating the shipping cost and NYS sales tax if applicable) and confirm the email address you use for Paypal. We will send you a Paypal invoice referencing the specific guitar being purchased. Just follow the prompts in the Paypal email to pay for your guitar. Once we receive your cleared payment we will contact you with tracking information and a paid invoice. That is all there is to it! Shipments to locations within the State of New York are subject to imposition of applicable New York Sales taxes. Trade proposals involving quality gear are welcomed! Email me a pic or two of your proposed trade and a brief description of its condition and we will let you know what we can allow you in trade. We also do LAYAWAYS! All layaways require a non-refundable up-front payment equal to 20% of the purchase price. Your deposit holds the guitar for you, with 60 days to pay the balance. Contact us via email for more details.

Shipping to Continental US addresses is via FedEx Ground, with flat rate shipping of $55 to Eastern time zones, $65 Central and $75 Mountain/Pacific. Shipping to Alaska and Hawaii is $100. A phone number at the shipping destination is required. ​ Other shipping services, including express services and international shipping are available at our discretion, just contact us for a quote.

Refunds of the original purchase price less shipping and a 10% restocking fee may be requested within 48 hours of delivery. Exchanges within one (1) week of the original date of purchase may be made for an item of equal or greater value at the discretion of Capital Guitars. Where permitted herein, items must be promptly returned at the buyer's expense, in the same condition as received with all accessories and paperwork included. Sale items, purchases that are made via layaway, those involving trades and/or international shipping are considered final except upon an error by and at the discretion of Capital Guitars. All deposits are non-returnable. Our apologies, but we are a very small operation and returns are extremely time consuming and costly.

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2016 Huss & Dalton 000 Custom Walnut

$3,499
Offered is this gorgeous and near mint Huss & Dalton 000 custom-ordered in 2016. The original owner was looking for a warm-sounding guitar and ordered this beauty with the top, back and sides all made of highly figured Walnut. Walnut is a dense, naturally beautiful and plentiful tonewood and one whose sonic characteristics fall somewhere between the warm, dark tones of Rosewood and the ringing...
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2014 Forshage Orion Ergo Custom

$2,499
If you have never tried an ergonomic guitar, or if you are just looking to try something very different, perhaps you should consider this very cool Orion, by Chris Forshage. While built with the original Klein guitar in mind, this is a much more contemporary design. ​ Each Orion is custom built to the owner's specs. This guitar has a short string scale (24.75") with a 22-fret, glued-in neck. ...
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2017 PRS McCarty 594 10-Top

$3,599
Offered is one of the hottest new PRS models to be released in quite a while, the McCarty 594. The 594 is named for it's unique string scale, 24.594", making the scale length of this model just under a 10th of an inch longer than the McCarty's typical 24.5". It's still a short scale, 22-fret design, but that tiny bit of added scale length generates a bit more clarity and brightness in the...
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2014 Bourgeois OMS 12-Fret German Spruce, Koa

$3,499
Take an OM body and pair it with a 12-fret neck and you have the Bourgeois OMS. The architecture of this guitar combined with the tone woods that Dana has selected make for a stunning sounding and playing small body instrument. ​ This beautiful 12-fret guitar has a German Spruce top, back and sides made of lovely figured Koa and a Mahogany neck. It has a 25.5" string scale, 1.75" bone nut and...
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2016 Nash T-69 Thinline

$1,749
Thinline Tele-style instruments are among my personal favorites, so I just couldn't resist grabbing this sweet guitar for our inventory. Offered is this 3 month old 2016 T-69TL from Nash Guitars. ​ This guitar has a semi-hollow Alder body topped with Flame Maple. It is extremely light, weighing just 6.4 pounds. It has a one-piece Maple neck with a medium C carve and depth measurements of...
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2008 Vinetto SC 50 BG Artifact with Mini-Humbucker

$2,199
As I've said many times before, the instruments found in our inventory are guitars that we like to play and would spend our own money to buy. This fabulous Vinetto Tele-style guitar is certainly one such instrument. ​ Vinetto guitars were built by the very talented luthier Vince Cunetto, former aging master of Fender's Custom Shop before he retired to build his own instruments. He built a...
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2012 Bourgeois 0 Classic Short Scale, Italian Spruce, EIR

$3,399
Oh baby, what a great little guitar! Offered is this superb Bourgeois 0 Classic! ​ This sweet little instrument has a 13-7/8" wide lower bout, 10-3/8" upper bout, 8-1/2" waist and 4" depth. The top is made from straight-grained Italian Spruce and the back and sides are made of East Indian Rosewood. It has a 14-fret Mahogany neck; a short 25" string scale; 2-5/16" string spacing; a 1-3/4" bone...
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2015 Martin Custom 000-14 Fret, Short Scale, Adirondack, Guatemalan RW, PA Neck

$3,999
Offered for sale is this marvelous Martin Custom Shop 000-28 completed in 2015. Check out the incredible set of Guatemalan Rosewood on this beauty! ​ This is a 14-fret 000-sized instrument with a 24.9" string scale. It has an Adirondack Spruce top with scalloped Adirondack Golden Era bracing and a 1933 Amber Tone gloss finish. The back and sides are made of Guatemalan Rosewood that could easily...
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2014 Martin Custom 000-42 Koa 12-Fret Short Scale All Hide Glue

$7,499
With all the amazing guitars we stock here at Capital Guitars Online, it's not surprising that I am sometimes tempted to divert a guitar intended for our inventory to my personal use. In the case of this incredible Martin Custom 000-42 Koa, the temptation is overwhelming! ​ The build specs for this guitar include the best elements Martin has to offer. This is a 000-sized instrument with 12...
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2015 Taylor 914ce

$3,599
Offered is this virtually new and unplayed 2015 Taylor 914CE. This model is at or near the top of Taylor's regular production foodchain and has long been one of their most popular models. But like many of their guitars, the 914CE was re-thought and re-engineered for 2015, resulting in a far superior instrument. A much thinner finish, recalibrated tonewood thicknesses, new diagonal top bracing,...
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2016 Collings I-35 Deluxe Spruce Top

$4,499
Offered is this superb and lightly played 2016 Collings I35 Deluxe with a relatively unique European Spruce top. The I35 is easily one of the finest semi-hollow electric guitars currently available. It takes the very best characteristics of the ES335 design which it emulates and raises the build quality, playability and tone standards to a whole new level. ​ The specs for this very special...
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1989 Fender® USA American Vintatage Reissue '62 Stratocaster®

$2,999
Offered here is a Fender American Vintage Reissue '62 Stratocaster built way back in 1989. Like the 1986 version we had in stock very briefly, this 28 year old instrument is in amazing original and virtually pristine condition. Even better, this guitar has Fender's very special Mary Kaye finish. ​ Fender AVRI models from the 1980's are coveted by many players and collectors because of their...
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2002 Kinscherff Troubadour Brazilian w/ Calton Case

$4,999
Offered here is something really special, a Troubadour Custom built by Jamie Kinscherff back in 2002. For those who haven't heard of Jamie, he is a Texas native who started building guitars in the late 70's. Before starting his own company in 1990, Jamie spent several years working for Taylor, and some artistic characteristics of R. Taylor guitars can be found in Jamie's work. His guitars are a...
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2008 Fender® Custom Shop Greg Fessler MB Heavy Relic® Nocaster Modern Specs

$4,999
Offered here is a fabulous Fender Custom Shop Heavy Relic Nocaster by Masterbuilder Greg Fessler. Built in 2008, this Tele has: a 2-piece Ash body with a heavily aged white blonde nitrocellulose lacquer finish and a total weight of just 7.0 pounds; a large U-shaped Maple neck with depth measurements of .990" all the way up the neck with most of the finish removed for a smooth well-played feel; a...
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2016 Lentz DL90 1-Piece Ash

$3,499
Scott and Scott Jr. of Lentz guitars are great people. They know how much I love their work and often think of me when they have a guitar to spare. This gorgeous and recently completed DL90 is one such guitar. The customer for whom it was intended could not complete the purchase (or something along those lines) and the men from Lentz made it available to me. For this I am very grateful!...
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D'Pergo AVC Brazilian 2006 / 2015

$6,699
Offered once again is this fabulous D'Pergo Aged Vintage Classic, serial number 0226, which was built as a custom order in 2006 and updated with a new neck in December of 2015. The gentleman who purchased this guitar some months ago loved the instrument, but was so concerned about it's cost that he could not enjoy playing it. I was thrilled at the opportunity to buy it back, as I've received...
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2013 Fender® Custom Shop John Cruz Masterbuilt Wildwood 10 Stratocaster® Relic®

$5,799
Offered here is a guitar that surely represents the epitome of very best that the Fender Custom Shop is building these days, a Wildwood "10" '59 Stratocaster Relic built in 2013 by perhaps the best of Fender's current Masterbuilders, John Cruz! ​ The specs for this incredible Strat include: a very light weight, two-piece Alder body with a very authentic looking Relic job, a faded Taos Turquoise...
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2009 Huss & Dalton TOM-R Custom Brazilian, Short Scale, 1-11/16" Nut

$4,999
Offered here is a Huss & Dalton Traditional OM with some relatively unique features. This is a guitar for players who want an OM with a narrower-than-typical nut width, a low profile neck shape and a short scale length. ​ This TOM-R Custom has a Sitka Spruce top with herringbone trim and ivoroid binding. The back and sides have been upgraded to fabulous Brazilian Rosewood. The Mahogany neck...
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2015 Gretsch® Custom Shop Stephen Stern Masterbuilt '59 Penguin Relic®

$4,199
I've never been a huge fan of Gretsch guitars. I've played a few vintage Gretsch instruments, but their playability and condition were often less than ideal. I've also played some of the more recent Japanese-built models, but they just didn't suit me. Then I played this guitar, a '59 White Penguin Relic by Masterbuilder Stephen Stern, a guitar which has changed my attitude on what a Gretsch...
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2012 Parker MaxxFly Set Neck DF824

$2,999
When it comes to guitars, I tend to be a traditionalist and prefer the original designs and guitars which are modeled after the originals. One obvious departure from that tendency, however, is my love for Parker guitars. Parkers just click for me. The are light, super-easy to play, very responsive and offer a wide range of tonal options in a single instrument. And they look cool too! ​ Offered...
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2012 Fender® Custom Shop "Wildwood 10" '61 Relic® Stratocaster® HSS

$2,799
Fender Custom Shop "Wildwood 10's" are named for their flatter freboard radius necks and the popular Colorado-based Fender dealer these guitars are made exclusively for. Next to Master Built instruments, I've found WW 10's to be among the best Fender Custom Shop guitars currently being built. ​ The specs for the marvelous 2012 Wildwood Stratocaster offered here include: a moderately aged,...
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2014 Gibson Custom '54 Les Paul Reissue Gloss w/ Adjustable Wrap Tail

$3,999
Offered for your consideration is this virtually unplayed 2014 '54 Reissue. What a visual and sonic masterpiece! ​ Most of the '54 LP Reissues I come across are either plain tops or gold tops. This special guitar, however, has been given a gorgeous ribbon flame Maple top along with a honey burst gloss finish. I have always loved the tone of the P-90 pickups and the great resonance of a...
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2014 Froggy Bottom P-12 Deluxe Rosewood Parlor

$5,699
It's getting very cold outside and all you want to do is sit by the fire and play your guitar. The perfect instrument to cozy up with in such a situation would be this gorgeous little P-12 lovingly built by our friends in Vermont, at Froggy Bottom Guitars. The P-12 is a short scale, 12-fret, parlor-sized instrument and one of Froggy's most popular. After just a few minutes with this little beauty...
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2012 THORN G/T Solid Rosewood Neck

$2,499
Offered is this very cool Thorn G/T, just in on consignment. Ron Thorn makes a variety of high-end electrics and is also known for his fine inlay work. His guitars are works of art which have the beauty of instruments made by PRS, paired with the build quality of instruments made by Collings or Suhr. ​ The G/T offered here looks to be Ron's take on a Tele Junior, with it's shorty pickguard...
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2013 Bourgeois OM Custom Short Scale Mahogany

$2,999
If you are looking for a guitar to help keep you warm during these cold winter months, you have to check out this marvelous Mahogany OM by Dana Bourgeois. ​ This is a 14-fret, short scale (25") OM-sized guitar with the top, back and sides all built of beautifully figured Mahogany. It has tortise bindings, black ivoroid purfling, an Ebony fretboard and belly bridge, bone nut and saddle, a...
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2006 Lentz HSL

$2,749
Offered here is one of the earliest examples of the Lentz HSL (Hybrid Scott Lentz) which was completed in January of 2006. Based on the classic Tele design, the HSL's modified layout and electronics make for a much more flexible guitar, one that can cover almost any kind of music you can throw at it. ​ This gorgeous instrument offers the following specifications: a light weight, Ash body with...
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2011 R. Taylor Style 1 Sinker Redwood / Madagascar RW

$3,999
I've always found R. Taylor guitars to be something special. Unfortunately, they are not being built right now and perhaps never will be again. Accordingly, I have been keeping an eye out for exceptional examples for our inventory, guitars like this lovely 14-fret Grand Symphony-sized R. Taylor Style 1 made in 2011. ​ This gorgeous instrument has: a dark, rich, beautiful top made of Sinker...
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2016 Martin Custom 000-28VS Deep Body 12-Fret

$3,999
Offered for sale is this lovely Martin Custom Shop 000-28VS just completed this month (November, 2016). Based on the 000-28VS Standard, this one-off guitar has been given a few special details. ​ To start, this beauty has a body that is 1/2" deeper than a typical 000 for increased output. It has also been given an upgraded Bearclaw Spruce top, a 1933 Ambertone finish and added binding and...
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2016 Lentz Traditional T

$2,999
This gorgeous Lentz Traditional T was completed and shipped directly to me by my friends at Lentz back in May of 2016. One of our best customers bought this beauty almost as soon as it was listed. Soon thereafter he switched exclusively to acoustic guitars, so this lovely Lentz sat in it's case unplayed until we recently purchased it back. ​ This Traditional T was built to the following...
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2016 Gibson Custom 58 Les Paul VOS with Contoured Heel 8.2 lbs!

$3,999
Offered here is a near mint and very light 2016 '58 Les Paul with a contoured neck heel. Gibson calls this model an 'LPR8S'. Originally designed with and for Neal Schon, the contoured neck heel makes upper fret access much more comfortable and seems to be appearing on an increasing number of LP models. As a 2016 model, it also has all the production improvements Gibson has implemented since...
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