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 Gibson Custom True Historic Murphy Aged 59 Les Paul 8.4 lbs.

$7,799
Offered here is an example of perhaps the pinnacle of the work of the Gibson Custom Shop as Les Paul reissues go, a 2016 True Historic '59 aged by, the one and only, Tom Murphy. As LP aficionados know, the Gibson Custom Shop True Historics with the hand-wet-sanded historically accurate finishes are no longer being manufactured - too expensive to produce, no doubt. Further, Edwin Wilson and Tom...
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2016 Fender® Custom Shop Wildwood 10 '61 Stratocaster® Relic®

$3,799
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, WW 10's are among the best Fender Custom Shop guitars currently being built. This extremely cool-looking guitar is part of a very limited run of Wildwood 10 '61 Relic Strats that were...
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2015 Collings 000-2Ha Custom

$4,499
Offered is this superb Collings 0002HA built in 2015. The 0002H is a 12-fret instrument with a standard (25.5") string scale. This guitar has an upgraded Adirondack Spruce top, a $1,000 Collings option. The back and sides are straight-grained East Indian Rosewood. The neck is made of Honduran Mahogany with a Modified V neck shape and medium frets. It has a 1-13/16" bone nut and drop-in saddle. ...
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2013 Gibson / Historic Makeovers '55 to '59 LP Conversion Brazilian with ThroBaks

$6,799
Offered here is another masterpiece from Kim LaFleur and the folks at Historic Makeovers. This beauty started off as a 2010 Gibson Custom '55 Les Paul Refin which was then transformed by way of a complete Historic Makeovers 'Deluxe' rebuild. ​ This Les Paul '55 Refin model was part of a short-lived Gibson run which was designed to replicate the results you would get from converting a '55...
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2016 Collings 01 12-Fret 1-3/4" Nut

$3,399
Offered is this superb little Collings, an 01 12-Fret built in 2016 and in virtually unplayed condition. This is a small body, short scale, 12-fret instrument with string spacing which will appeal primarily to fingerstyle players, although it is a great flatpicker as well! ​ The 01 12 Fret has a body length of 19", a lower bout width of 13-3/4" and a body depth of 4" and a total length of...
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2016 Fender® Custom Shop Post Modern Journeyman Relic® Stratocaster®

$2,499
Offered here is this 2016 Fender Custom Shop Post Modern Journeyman Relic Stratocaster. The name is long, but the principle simple; a factory-aged, 60's style Stratocaster with the modern specs that most players want. ​ This guitar has a light weight, two piece Ash body with a nitrocellulose lacquer finish and Journeyman-level (between 'Closet Classic' and 'Relic') aging. It has a total weight...
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2015 Collings 002H with Adirondack Bracing

$3,499
Offered is this lovely and virtually mint Collings 002H built in 2015. This model is based upon a guitar design which originated in the mid to late 1800's. It is a small body, short scale, 12-fret instrument with a neck width and string spacing which will appeal primarily to fingerstyle players, although it responds quite well to flatpicking. ​ This guitar has a body length of 19-3/8", a...
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2014 THORN Deluxe 90™ Black Limba/Koa/Brazilian RW

$4,299
Offered for sale is this fabulous Deluxe 90 guitar built by Ron Thorn in 2014. I obtained this guitar from a good friend and customer who sold it to me with great reluctance. Only the onset of severe arthritis could get him to part with this incredible instrument. ​ The specs for this over-the-top guitar include: a semi-hollow body made of Black Limba (Korina) with a highly figured Koa top...
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2015 THORN Grantura Luthier's Spec Brazilian

$5,899
I never thought I would come across a 335-style guitar that I liked as much as a Collings I-35, but the introduction of the Thorn Grantura changed that. Offered is a particularly fine and highly upgraded version of the Thorn Grantura, a 2015 Luthier's Spec model. ​ This drop-dead gorgeous semi-hollow, arch-top instrument has a 14.75" wide lower bout with a light weight center block and dual...
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2007 Suhr Classic S Quilt Top

$2,499
Offered is this near mint Suhr Classic S built in 2007. This is one of the highly sought-after previous generation models, not one of the current Classic Pro or Classic Antique models ​ This awesome Suhr has: an Alder body with a 3/16" quilt Maple top and a two-tone sunburst finish and a total weight of just 7.5 pounds; a smooth, satin-finished Maple neck with a nice chunky C-shape and depth...
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2012 Froggy Bottom C Limited Rosewood

$6,499
Oh what an elegant little guitar! Offered is this lovely Froggy Bottom C Limited Rosewood built in 2012. ​ The C is Froggy's Concert or 00-sized guitar. It has a 12-fret neck and a short (24.75") string scale. It is just 14.25" wide at the lower bout, 4.25" deep and has a body length of 19.375". This instrument has an Adirondack Spruce top and the back and sides made from straight-grained...
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2011 Fender® Custom Shop American Deluxe Telecaster®

$1,999
Offered is this near mint Fender Custom Shop American Deluxe Telecaster, built in 2011. This model gives you a Telecaster with a big neck profile, modern features that many players want and the high-end build quality you get with a Custom Shop guitar. ​ This beautiful guitar has a two-piece, Alder body with a bound top, finished in cherry-burst nitrocellulose lacquer. This guitar is quite...
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2010 HAHN 1229 Mahogany T-Style

$2,199
Offered is this great 1229 built by Chihoe Hahn in 2010. The 1229 is an all Mahogany guitar, with a body that is .25" thinner than a typical Telecaster. It's Mahogany construction gives the 1229 a slightly warmer, richer tone with a bit less bite than most Tele-style guitars. ​ The specs for this lovely electric include: a soft V-shaped Mahogany neck which measures .90" deep at the 1st fret...
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2010 Martin OM-42

$3,999
Offered is this fabulous 2010 Standard Series Martin OM-42 in fantastic condition. This guitar appears to have spent it's entire life in it's case, as you will have a hard time finding any evidence of play. Other than the nice golden color the spruce top has aged to, there is little to separate this beautiful instrument from a new guitar. ​ The tone of this gorgeous instrument is just what you...
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2015 Froggy Bottom H-12 Deluxe Koa

$6,999
Offered is this near mint Froggy Bottom H12 Deluxe Koa built in 2015. Oh what a marvelous piece this is! The grand concert-sized H12 is the most popular Froggy model. Once you play one, it is easy to see why. It's a guitar that is big enough to have power and clarity, but small enough to be extremely comfortable to play. It is an extremely responsive guitar which can be played nicely either...
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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 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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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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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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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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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

$2,899
Offered is this fabulous Tobacco Sunburst Parker MaxxFly DF824 built in 2012. Like their Fly models, this guitar is a premium set neck model, in this case with an Alder body, a Basswood neck with carbon/epoxy reinforcement throughout for incredible resonance and durability. With it's HSS with coil splitting plus piezo pickup layout, your tone options are almost limitless. It is ultra-light (4.8...
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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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