Guitar Works, Ltd.
Terry Straker
847-475-0855
Evanston, IL
11:57 AM
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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2018 Guild OM-150

$800
2018 Guild Westerly OM-150CE in very good condition. Light wear only, includes original molded foam hardshell case.
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2006 Gibson Custom Shop SG Standard Reissue Les Paul

$3,400
2006 Gibson Custom Shop resissue SG Les Paul Standard in very good condition. Removable Vibramate Bigsby added, with original stop tailpiece in the case. A couple of small dings on the back of the neck, but otherwise very clean, and plays great! Includes original hardshell case and certificate of authenticity.
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2018 Goodall RS Custom

$7,400
2018 Goodall Rosewood Standard Custom in mint condition. Master-grade Adirondack spruce top and figured Madagascar rosewood back & sides. Includes original hardshell case. Fantastic tone!
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~1962 Silvertone N4 Archtop

$600
'60s Silvertone N-4 Archtop acoustic guitar in very good condition. Minimal wear, a little lacquer checking, but otherwise very good. Missing pickguard, Bill Lawrence floating humbucking pickup and volume knob added, one vintage sticker on headstock. Includes non-original hardshell case.
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Collings City Limits Custom

$5,450
Brand new Collings City Limits Custom in Dark Cherry Sunburst. ThroBak MT 102B MXV pickups, and custom 60s neck carve. With deluxe hardshell case. A stunner!
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Godin 5th Avenue Kingpin II

$595
Used Godin 5th Avenue Kingpin II archtop guitar in very good condition.  No-cutaway, sigle-P90 pickup version in Cognac Burst with very little wear, just a small top ding.  Includes Godin molded foam hardshell case
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Martin D12X1

$600
Used Martin D12X1 12-string Acoustic guitar in excellent condition. Very little playing wear, no cracks or dings. Fishman pickup installed. Looks almost new! No case.
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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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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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~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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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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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 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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2020 Collings OM1 Custom

$4,600
Brand new Collings OM-1 with baked Sitka spruce top, mahogany back & sides. Bright, articulate, focused sounding fingerstyle guitar. With deluxe hardshell case. SN 30560
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2015 Goodall Mahogany Standard Custom

$5,900
2015 Goodall Mahogany Standard with upgraded AAA Adirondack Spruce top in excellent+ condition. Tropical mahogany back & sides, curly maple binding, gold Gotoh deluxe tuners with ebony buttons, ebony bridge & fingerboard. A true banjo killer! Loud, clear, and balanced. With original deluxe hardshell case.
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~1948 Gibson L50

$1,750
Likely a late 40s (46-49 by the bound, non-beveled pickguard) Gibson L50 Archtop in very good condition. Replaced tuners (original in case), added strap button in neck heel, and a couple of finish imperfections, including a 2-3" smudgy-looking spot on the treble side lower bout. Otherwise, very good shape. With non-original molded hardshell case
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1966 Gibson ETG150

$2,700
Very likely (pot code date corresponds to serial number) a 1966 ETG150 Archtop Tenor in very good condition. Stamped "2" as a factory second but no obvious apparant flaws. Some typical lacquer checking and a few dings. Has a Lindy Fralin P-90 stack-coil humbucker installed, replaced Kluson tuners and a replaced pickguard, with the originals all in the case. Has a leather strap-lock installed in...
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2004 Taylor 814CE

$2,300
2004 Taylor 814ce in good condition. Expression System I pickup, some top wear & dings, and one finish crack in the bass side upper bout that looks like it took a slight hit. Finish starting to sink into the wood a bit, but overall good shape, plays great and sounds good. With original hardshell case.
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2013 Collings D2H

$3,800
2013 Collings D2H in Very Good condition. Some light playing wear, and the finish has sunken into the grain a bit, but overall very good. With original hardshell case. SN 21715
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