Guitar Works, Ltd.
Terry Straker
847-475-0855
Evanston, IL
3:48 PM
Mon, Thurs: 12pm - 8pm Tues, Wed, Fri: 12pm - 6pm Sat: 10am - 6pm Closed Sundays

We accept payment by cash, check, money order, Visa, MasterCard, Discover for all domestic transactions. We exclusively accept payment by bank wire transfer of funds for all international transactions.

We will ship anywhere in the world via any method that you prefer but usually ship via FedEx Ground/Home for domestic delivery.

We offer a 48-hour trial period on all gear purchased. Once you have received your purchase, if you are not satisfied for any reason you may return it (in the same condition which you received it) within 48-hours of its arrival and we will refund you the full amount paid, less shipping fees.

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1972 Harmony Roy Smeck Console Lap Steel

$450
1 of two 1972 Harmony Roy Smeck Console lap steel guitars.  Good overall condition, with some checking and wear, this one has had the plastic pickup cover damaged and repaired, the leg holes doweled on the bottom, and possibly replaced knobs.  No case.  From the 1972 catalog:  No. H7. "Steel" or Hawaiian Electric Guitar, Roy Smeck Model. Striking Hawaiian guitar design, developed for Roy...
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1972 Harmony Roy Smeck Console Lap Steel

$450
One of two 1972 Harmony Roy Smeck console lap steel guitars in very good condition. This one has one slightly bent tuner, and has the threaded leg holes on the bottom, but only two of the 3 legs. Some checking and wear, but overall very good. No case. From the 1972 catalog: No. H7. "Steel" or Hawaiian Electric Guitar, Roy Smeck Model. Striking Hawaiian guitar design, developed for Roy...
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1942 Supro Irene

$450
This is a 1942 or 1943 (only years they made it...) pre serial number Ivory MOTO covered lap in good condition. Tuner buttons replaced and the attached output cable as well. Has OSSC in rough shape.
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BP Rose 135MAX SB

$1,475
BP Rose MAX135SB Semi-hollowbody electric guitar. Made in Korea, mahogany back, flame maple top, with Lindy Fralin humbuckers, Gotoh tuners, ebony fingerboard with pearl dot inlays, Bigsby tremolo, and deluxe hardshell case. Barely played! New was over $2000, so get this one at a bargain!
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BP Rose 135MAX NAT

$1,400
BP Rose Max135 NAT Semi-hollowbody electric. Mhogany body, flame maple top, Lindy Fralin humbucking pickups, Gotoh tuners, ebony fingerboard with pearl inlays, Bigsby tremolo. A couple of small dings on the bottom back side, but otherwise practically unplayed! With deluxe hardshell case.
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BP Rose BTF150 Semi Hollowbody Electric Bass

$1,400
BP Rose BTF150 Semi-hollowbody electric bass in excellent condition. Natural finish, made in Korea with mahogany body and flame maple top. Two TV Jones bass humbucking pickps, Gotoh tuners and high-mass bridge. A couple of very small dings on the bottom. Originally this bass was over $2000! Includes deluxe hardshell case.
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BP Rose Alexis Rose

$1,350
Lightly used BP Rose Alexis Semi-hollowbody electric guitar in natural finish. Made in Korea, mahogany body w/ flame maple top, Two Lindy Fralin humbucking pickups, Gotoh tuners, ebony fingerboard with pearl dot inlays. Includes deluxe hardshell case. A couple of very small dings on bottom of the back. New this guitar was $1950 - get this one for much less!
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BP Rose Alexis Rose

$1,400
BP Rose Alexis Semi-hollowbody Electric Guitar in Honey Sunburst finish. Made in Korea, mahogany body, flame maple top, ebony fingerboard with pearl dot inlays, Gotoh tuners, two Lindy Fralin humbuckers, and deluxe hardshell case. This guitar was originally $1950, and this one doesn't have a mark on it!
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BP Rose Ruby Rose TB

$1,400
B.P. Rose 'Ruby Rose' TB in Trans Black finish. Made in Korea, Parallelogram/Firebird/Jazzmaster-ish shaped channeled solid mahogany body with flame maple top. Two Lindy Fralin humbuckers, stop tailpiece and Gotoh tuners. Ebony fingerboard w/ pearl inlays. With square tolex hardshell case. Original price was $1950, and there is barely a mark on this one!
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BP Rose Brody

$1,400
B.P. Rose 'Brody' in Honey Sunburst. Made in Korea, Channeled solid mohogany body with flame maple top. Stop tailpiece, ebony fingerboard with pearl dot inlays, Gotoh tuners, and two Lindy Fralin P-90 pickups. With square tolex HSC. Original price was $1950, and this one is like new! Quality, hand-made guitar.
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Breedlove Organic Collection Performer Concerto CE

$650
Used Breedlove Organic Collection Performer Concerto CE in excellent condition. Bourbon finish, with pickup and Roadrunner gray tweed hardshell case.
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2004 Larrivee P-03 parlor

$1,000
2004 Larrivee P-03 parlor guitar in near-mint condition. Spruce top, mahogany back & sides, with clear pickguard installed. Includes original hardshell case.
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G&L Tribute Series ASAT Classic Bluesboy

$450
Used G&L ASAT Classic Bluesboy Semi-hollow electric in very good condition. Sunburst finish, chambered semi-hollow body w/ F-hole, Paul Gagon-designed G&L alnico neck humbucker, G&L "Magnetic Field Design" single coil pickup in the bridge position. Includes original gig bag.
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2010 Deering Sierra Mahogany 5-string banjo

$1,400
2010 Deering Sierra mahogany 5-string banjo in very good condition. Some light wear on the head and armrest, chrome could use some polishing,but overall very good. Small ding on the bottom of the resonator. Fishman banjo pickup and Shubb capo installed. Includes original hardshell case.
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Teisco ET300

$550
Used Teisco ET300 in good condition. 3 gold foil pickups with whammy bar. Sunburst with a big paddle headstock. Includes Coffin hardshell case.
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2008 Epiphone Emperor Regent

$600
2008 Epiphone Emperor Regent archtop in Very Good condition. Made in Korea by Unsung. Sunburst finish, only very light playing wear, and some slight tarnish on the gold hardware With original hardshell case, which also shows some wear.
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~1952 Gibson ES-150

$2,100
This is likely a 1952-53 Gibson ES-150 in good condition. It has no visible batch number but from the rounded P-90 cover and tall ice cube knobs, likely 1952-53. No visible date codes on the pots to confirm this. Original sunburst finish on body is well worn, with plenty of scratches, lacquer checks & dings, and the neck was refinished in 1990. It has Grover RotoMatic tuner replacements, and...
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2015 Collings 03G Custom

$4,475
2015 Collings 03G Custom in excellent condition. Single-0 size, with upgraded German spruce top, and Style 3 appointments, including Indian rosewood back & sides with backstrip, abalone sound hole rosette, gold Waverly tuners and bound headstock. No fingerboard inlays for a clean look, and a gold strap button added to the neck heel. 1 3/4" nut width. Great-sounding guitar in a small,...
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2016 Taylor 320e

$1,400
2016 Taylor 320e in very good condition. Sunburst mahogany top, Australian Blackwood back & sides, with Taylor's Expression System 2 pickup. Some light wear on the back, but otherwise great. Includes original hardshell case.
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2017 Goodall Mahogany Standard Custom

$6,300
2017 Goodall Mahogany Standard Custom in near-mint condition. Master-grade Adirondack top, mahogany back & sides. Sounds spectacular! With original deluxe hardshell case.
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2020 Fender American Ultra Stratocaster

$1,899.99
Brand new Fender American Ultra Stratocaster in stunning Cobra Blue finish. From Fender's website: American Ultra is our most advanced series of guitars and basses for discerning players who demand the ultimate in precision, performance and tone. The American Ultra Stratocaster features a unique “Modern D” neck profile with Ultra rolled fingerboard edges for hours of playing comfort, and the...
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1962 Ramirez 1A

$8,150
This is a MG-stamped (signifies that Manuel Contreras was the builder) Ramirez from 1962. Spruce top and 1/4-sawn Brazilian rosewood back and sides. It has a large open back crack and the back come unglued from the interior back brace, a back center seam separation, a crack in the side near the butt and a small top crack along the fret board. The bridge has been reglued and there is some glue...
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2020 Collings OM2HT Custom

$5,600
Brand new Collings OM2H with Baked Sitka spruce top, and Traditional package. Includes deluxe TKL hardshell case. Serial # 30581 From Collings' website: Strong Fundamental Midrange Response Full-bodied Treble Notes Lightweight Build and Tonewood Selection Redesigned Neck Support Abreviated Bridge Plate No Tongue Brace Ultra-thin All Nitrocellulose...
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2003 Collings OM2HCG

$5,800
This is a 2003 OM2H cutaway with a German (European) spruce top, and 1 3/4" nut. It has a Fishman Matrix installed and lives in a Hoffee Carbon case ($1275 all by itself!). It is in near-mint condition. A few small scratches near the end pin are the only visible blemishes. Serial # 8714.
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2020 Collings C100 Custom

$4,900
Brand new Collings C100 Custom. Baked Sitka spruce top, figured mahogany back & sides. Great midrange growl, and plenty of depth. Serial # 30603 From Collings' website: As the bigger, bolder cousin to our classic C10 model and the newest body shape in our acoustic line up, the C100 combines parlor-style proportions with the power and volume of a large-bodied instrument. With a nearly 16”...
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~1920 Lyon & Healy Tango Banjo

$750
This is a Lyon & Healy "Own Make" 4 string "Tango" banjo (mando) with a 10 3/4" pot, four strings, 13" scale It has a long peghead that is very similar to the very cool Art Deco L&H Style B mandolin peghead with a maple neck that has a curly engraved bit at the tip of the peghead. The first 7 frets appear to have been replaced, has a nickel-plated metal Lyon & Healey suspended finger...
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1927 Vega Professional Tenor Banjo

$1,300
1927 Vega Pro with pie plate resonator and TuBaPhone tone ring. All-original and in very good condition. Dot, star, and flower pedal inlay on the fretboard, and it has the Vega crest peghead inlay. Includes the original hardshell case with replaced leather handle and nylon rope lid retainer. Sounds great!
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1991 Rickenbacker 330/12

$2,000
This is an April 1991 Rickenbacker 330/12 Fireglo in excellent condition. The "R" tailpiece is broken and has been replaced with a black flat metal aftermarket one similar to a vintage Rick. It is otherwise all-original. The broken tailpiece is in the original black tolex hardshell case, which even has all the case candy. Guitar is in great shape, and according to its original owner, was played...
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2018 Martin GPC16E

$1,550
2018 Martin GPC16E in near-perfect condition. Sitka spruce top, solid Ovangkol back & sides. Pinstriping around the body & sound hole, and silver binding to match the satin finish nickel hardware. Includes original hardshell case.
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2016 Gibson ES Les Paul Studio Special

$1,200
2016 Gibson ESLPSP16TENH1 ES Les Paul Special Semi-Hollowbody guitar in very good condition. Tobacco Burst finish with F-holes and twin humbuckers. A few light scratches and buckle rash, but overall very good shape. Weighs in at a svelte 6 lbs, 7 oz. and includes original hardshell case with certificate of authenticity.
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