Capital Guitars
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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 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 $60 to Eastern time zones, $70 Central and $80 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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1971 Fender Telecaster

We already have a couple vintage Fender Telecasters in our inventory, but offered here is yet another, in this case a 53 year-old model built in 1971, serial number 306762. This wonderful Tele is all original and in fabulous cosmetic condition. This guitar's specs include an alder body, a maple neck with walnut 'skunk stripe' and original blonde finish. It has a January 1971 neck date and the...
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2015 Gibson Memphis '63 ES 335 TDC Reissue

Offered here is one of our favorite Gibson models, one often called their "old style" '63 ES 335 Block Reissue. This version of the '63 ES 335 was introduced in 2013 as their "50th Anniversary" model. It is (was) built much more like the original upon which it is based with a more accurate body shape, nylon saddles, constructed with natural hide glues, a lighter center block and it is given a VOS...
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2022 Fender Custom Shop Robert Cray Signature Stratocaster

Offered here is a Robert Cray Signature model from the Custom Shop, this one built in 2022 and in "as new" condition. If you are like many Strat players, myself included, you rarely reach for your tremolo bar or it simply never gets out of the case. You love the sound and feel of a Strat, but your fingers are your vibrato and the improved tuning stability and lighter weight of a hardtail bridge...
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2023 Lentz Traditional S Brazilian

We love Lentz instruments here at Capital Guitars and offer them whenever we can. Offered here is a Lentz Traditional S built in 2023 and in near mint condition. If very high quality boutique Strat-style guitars suit your tastes, then this fabulous instrument should certainly be of interest to you. This Lentz S has light weight Ash body with a Lamp Black gloss nitrocellulose lacquer finish...
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2003 Tom Anderson Hollow T Contour

Offered for your consideration is this Tom Anderson Hollow T Contoured built in 2003. Despite having been built more than two decades ago this incredibly flexible electric remains in un-played condition. This early era TA has a chambered alder body with contours and a walnut top. It has a total weight of just 6.6 pounds and it has a Tom’s “Light Shaded Edge” finish. The maple neck has an...
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2015 Paul Reed Smith P245 Single Cut Semi-Hollow "10" Top

When introduced in 2015, PRS described the P245 as a "vintage-inspired single-cutaway guitar designed for players who prefer shorter scale necks. The 24.5” scale length combined with 22 frets offers classic PRS style in an easy to handle format. This versatile instrument also features the LR Baggs/PRS piezo system, providing players with both electric guitar tones and authentic acoustic tones in...
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Fender and Other Manufacturers Assorted Parts Trove for Fender Electrics

This is an offering with guitar techs in mind; a large assortment of parts for Fender electric guitars accumulated over several decades. This trove includes a large assortment of pickguards, electronic components, hardware, screws and the like essential to the maintenance of Fender electric guitars, with a heavy emphasis on parts for Strats and Teles. These parts come from various manufacturers...
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Unbranded 000 OM Acoustic Guitar Case Recent

Offered is this quality case built for 000 and OM size acoustic instruments. The case is pictured with a Collings 000 and a Collings OM and both fit nicely. It has a black tolex exterior and a light blue interior. This is a high quality tolex over wood, archtop case and it is in near mint condition with no flaws of any significance. The case key is included. $29 shipping CONUS. A very nice...
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Fender Strat Tele Case 1966

Have a 1966 Telecaster or Stratocaster without an era-correct original case? If so, here is a very nice example. Black tolex with the "no tail" amp logo (part of which is missing) confirms the case's vintage. In very good condition. Give your priceless vintage Fender electric the home and protection it deserves. $49 CONUS shipping. ​
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Fender Jazzmaster Jaguar Case 1964

Here is a rare vintage case for Jazzmaster and Jaguar electrics. The black tolex with no amp logo dates this example to the 1964-65 period. It's condition is quite amazing given it's 60 years age. No nasty odors. Give your priceless vintage Fender offset the home and protection it deserves. $49 CONUS shipping. ​
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2011 MJ Franks 000-42 Euro Spruce, Madagascar

2011 MJ Franks 000-42 Euro Spruce, Madagascar $300 off
If you are looking for a boutique quality, Martin-style 000 guitar, you cannot do much better than the fine acoustic offered here. For sale this superb 42 Style 000 built by Michael J. Franks in 2011. We know this particular guitar well as we sold it once before a couple of years ago and jumped at the chance to have it back in our inventory once again. ​Michael Franks is a real renaissance...
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1965 Fender Stratocaster - All Original- L71802

Offered is this spectacular example of an early 1965 Stratocaster, before CBS changed the design to any significant extent starting with the 1966 models. This "transition era" guitar (serial number L71802) is all original including the finish, pickups, solder joints, screws and plastics. In most respects, the specs of these “early 1965” Stratocasters were unchanged from the 1964 models. Minor...
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2011 Gibson Custom "One-Off" Chambered '59 Les Paul Reissue

2011 Gibson Custom 10% off
Collectors and Les Paul aficionados alike should take note of this instrument. Offered is this truly, one-of-a-kind Gibson Custom Shop Chambered '59 Les Paul Reissue for your consideration. This amazing piece was ordered with a few features which make it one of the most unique Les Paul Reissues that I have ever come across. The build specs for this guitar include highly figured mahogany for...
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2009 John Walker Wise River with Brazilian RW FB

Offered is this lovely Wise River slope D by John Walker. Having worked with the likes of Ren Ferguson and Kevin Kopp and having helped found Gibson’s Montana custom shop, John is one of a small number of luthiers known for building high-end interpretations of iconic Gibson designs. This instrument is John’s take on a banner-era Gibson Jumbo. The Wise River is a slope shouldered dreadnought...
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2014 D'Pergo Signature Limited S Veneer

2014 D'Pergo Signature Limited S Veneer 14% off
Offered for your consideration is this top of the line D'Pergo Signature Limited Veneer S built in 2014. In the world of boutique Strat-style electrics, this is likely the best you can get. Period. As a Signature Limited instrument, Stefan spared no expense when building this guitar. Only the very best woods, metals, plastics and construction techniqes were utilized. It has a one piece body...
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2021 Collings I-35 LC Deluxe

2021 Collings I-35 LC Deluxe $500 off
Offered ​here is easily one of the best and most popular semi-hollow electrics on the market right now, a Collings I-35, more specifically, an I-35 LC Deluxe built in 2021. Being an 'LC' (laminated construction) model I-35 this instrument has a laminated Maple body, which many players prefer because it is said that the laminated version resists feedback a bit better and has a more focused...
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1994 Fender Custom Shop Rosewood Thinline Telecaster

1994 Fender Custom Shop Rosewood Thinline Telecaster 17% off
Here is a really special piece for your consideration; an early Fender Custom Shop limited run model called a “Custom Rosewood Thinline” per the certificate of authenticity. This guitar dates to 1994 during the John Page era of the Custom Shop. Despite being just shy of 30 years old this rare piece, number 07 of a 25-piece limited run, remains in seemingly un-played condition. This guitar has...
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1969 Fender Telecaster Thinline

1969 Fender Telecaster Thinline 13% off
Offered for your consideration is this exceptionally clean and almost entirely original first generation Telecaster Thinline built in 1969. This example is serial number 259997. The Thinline was first introduced in 1968 in response to the increasing weight of Telecaster guitars of that period. The body is produced using a solid piece of ash or mahogany which was hollowed out from the rear. The...
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2008 John Walker Gus Creek Short Scale Parlor

Here is something a little different, a parlor-sized, deep bodied instrument with a cutaway from John Walker. John spent time working with Ren Fergususon at Gibson's Bozeman Montana Custom Shop and now builds his own line of high-end acoustics out of his MT shop. Vintage Gibson-style acoustics are his specialty. This little guitar is approximately the size of a '0' with a lower bout width of...
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1970 Fender Telecaster Chunky C, 7.2 lbs. New Frets

1970 Fender Telecaster Chunky C, 7.2 lbs. New Frets 18% off
Offered for sale is this killer ’70 Fender Telecaster, serial number 292895. I came across this piece a few months back and was immediately impressed. With its nice light weight (7.2 pounds), relatively chunky neck (.875” -.960”) and its incredibly clean condition, I liked it immediately! As I contemplate the late stages of my guitar life, I find myself gravitating back to where I started. ...
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2008 Gibson Custom LPR6 # 6 8202 STOLEN $500 REWARD

Please keep an eye out for this guitar. $500 reward for information leading to the recovery of the guitar and/or the prosecution of the dirt bag that stole it. Thanks.
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Taylor T5-S1 #20081014503 STOLEN $500 REWARD

STOLEN Taylor T5 S1 serial number 20081014503 - Purchased with stolen credit card from Singapore via NY, USA. $500 reward for information leading to recovery and/or prosecution of thief. Contact
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2010 Paul Reed Smith PRS SCHB II #10 167068 STOLEN $500 REWARD

STOLEN PRS SC Hollowbody II, serial number 10 167068 - Purchased with stolen credit card from Singapore via NY, USA. $500 reward for information leading to recovery and/or prosecution of thief. Contact
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