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 $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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2004 Suhr Classic S Custom Large C Neck

$2,099
Offered is this great Strat-style guitar, a Suhr Classic S built in 2004. This is one of the highly sought-after previous generation models, not one of the current Classic Pro or Classic Antique models. Even better, this example has a nice big chunky C-shaped neck profile. ​ This awesome Suhr has: an Alder body with a 3-tone sunburst finish and a total weight of just 7.75 pounds; a smooth,...
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2001 Grosh Retro Classic S Brazilian

$2,299
I've long been a fan of the work of Don Grosh, but I haven't had any of his guitars in stock in quite a while. Recently, however, I acquired two superb "older" Grosh guitars for our inventory. Offered here is an early Grosh Retro Classic S built back in 2001. ​ This model was the Grosh Strat-style guitar for many years. This beautiful example has an Alder body and a Maple neck with a total...
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2003 Grosh Custom Carve Top T

$2,499
I've long been a fan of the work of Don Grosh, but I haven't had any of his guitars in stock in quite a while. Offered here is a Grosh Custom Carve Top T built back in 2003. After playing this instrument, I quickly remembered why I love Grosh guitars! ​ This model, which was built in both single and double cut configurations, was once at or near the top of the Grosh food chain. This solid...
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2017 Collings City Limits Deluxe Aged

$3,899
Offered is this superb 2017 Collings City Limits. The City Limits is Collings' version of the venerable Les Paul, but with a build quality, playability and tone that many players feel are far better than the original. ​ This guitar has been given a superbly "aged" nitrocellulose lacquer finish with lots of subtle finish checking that give it a marvelous "worn-in" look and feel. Other vitals...
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2004 Fender® Custom Shop Chris Flemming Masterbuilt Thinline Modern Specs

$3,599
If you are a Tele Thinline lover, always looking for a special example, read on. Offered is this marvelous Custom Shop Tele Thinline built by Master Builder Chris Flemming in 2004. ​ This guitar has a two piece Ash body with Closet Classic aging and a clear nitrocellulose lacquer finish. The aging consists of a few light dings and lots of finish checking, including checking on the lacquered...
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2016 PRS Rumbleseat Music Prototype McCarty 594 SC Brazilian

$6,999
Offered here is one-of-a-kind instrument, pulled from PRS' 2016 Private Stock production, that was used to test a new line of humbucking pickups that PRS was developing for Rumbleseat Music of Nashville. The guitar Paul chose to showcase this new pickup design was this incredible McCarty 594 Single Cut with Private Stock level appointments. ​ The McCarty 594 is named for it's unique string...
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2013 PRS Hollowbody II Ten Top and Back

$3,199
Offered here is one of my favorite guitar models and one that is among the most flexible and beautiful guitar designs available, a PRS Hollowbody II '10 Top' in Vintage Natural finish. ​ This beautiful, 22 fret, 25" scale guitar has "10" graded ribbon flame Maple for both the top and back (thus the "II" in the model designation). Mahogany is used for the neck and sides. The neck carve is PRS'...
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2016 Martin Custom 00-42 SC John Mayer Cocobolo

$6,999
This is the second Martin 00-42SC John Mayer model that I have had in stock in recent months. Namesake instrument or not, this is one fabulous Martin guitar. Built in 2016, this little beauty is in unplayed and virtually mint condition. ​ The 00-42 Stage Coach is of course an 00 size, 12 fret, short scale guitar. It has a Sitka Spruce top and the back, sides and headstock overlay are made from...
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2015 Collings 03 BRA 12-Fret Custom Adirondack, Brazilian

$6,899
Offered is yet another superb small body instrument from Collings, in this case an 03 BRA 12-Fret Custom built in 2015 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 too! This is a highly-upgraded, custom-ordered guitar. ​ The 03 12 Fret has a...
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2008 Parker Fly Classic

$2,749
Those who monitor our inventory know how fond we are of the work of Ken Parker. We've purchased and sold dozens of these fine and very cool guitars over the years. With their unique design elements, high tech materials and exotic electronics, there is really no other instrument quite like a Parker guitar. Unfortunately, Parkers are no longer being manufactured, so it appears that those already in...
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2014 Gibson Custom Chambered '58 Les Paul

$3,999
I love Les Pauls, but as I've gotten older, I just cannot deal with the weight of the "typical" LP. Further, I do not subscribe to the opinion that chambered LP's inherently have poor tone, or that an LP has to weigh over such and such a weight to sound good. In fact, some of the best sounding Lesters I've ever heard or played were chambered models (IMHO) and they certainly resonate better. In...
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2010 Fender® Custom Shop Wildwood 10 Jason Smith Masterbuilt 59 Tele® NOS Brazilian

$5,799
Offered is a guitar that is the epitome of the high-end Telecaster. From the Fender Custom Shop is this Wildwood "10" Jason Smith Masterbuilt '59 NOS Telecaster built in 2010. The name is long, but the guitar is incredible! ​ This Tele was commissioned with the best of everything that the Fender Custom Shop has to offer. It's a Masterbuilt guitar, meaning it was built from beginning to end by...
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2015 Gibson Custom True Historic 59 Les Paul 8.09 lbs!

$6,599
Offered here is a 2015 Gibson Custom Shop True Historic '59 Les Paul Reissue. These True Historics were built to be a close as possible to the originals. With their hand-wet-sanded, historically accurate finishes, this model is no longer being manufactured because of their high production costs. As such, these full-blown True Historic LP's are likely to be highly sought-after in the years to...
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2015 Lentz Reserve T' Style Brazilian

$5,499
If you are seeking the 'ultimate' Telecaster-style guitar, this fabulous instrument may be it. Offered here is a Lentz Reserve T' Style guitar built in 2015 and in immaculate condition. ​ This fabulous Lentz Reserve T' offers the following specifications: a very light weight, one-piece body made of 25 year old Swamp Ash stock and finished in Fiesta Red nitro lacquer; a neck made of 25 year old...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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