Guitar Works, Ltd.
Terry Straker
847-475-0855
Evanston, IL
1:12 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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2018 Bourgeois Vintage D Custom

$5,900
2018 Bourgeois Vintage D Custom in excellent condition. Aged Tone torrefied top, figured Madagascar rosewood on the back & sides. This guitar looks and sounds fantastic! With original hardshell case.
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1973 Martin D 12-20

$1,700
1973 Martin D12-20 in good condition. Relatively recent neck reset and pickguard re-glue, so it should be set for another few decades. Lacquer checking on top and a few dings on the back & neck, but overall good. Sounds great! With original hardshell case.
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2019 RIckenbacker 4003

$1,899
Brand new Rickenbacker 4003 bass in Jetglo finish, with original molded hardshell case. Get it while it's hot!
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2014 Rickenbacker 620

$1,300
2014 Rickenbacker 620 in Ruby Red! Excellent condition, original neck pickup swapped for a toaster-style, otherwise original and clean. Includes original molded hardshell case.
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Kanile'a KCSC Concert ukulele

$1,400
Used Kanile'a KCSC Concert ukulele in excellent condition. Solid Koa, made in Hawaii, with L.R. Baggs 5-Oh pickup installed. Includes suede-covered deluxe hardshell case. Premium grade solid Hawaiian koa body (curly) Tropical mahogany neck Gotoh geared Stealth tuners Ebony fretboard, bridge and head plate Kailua beach sand fretboard and headstock inlays NuBone nut and...
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Kamaka HF1

$925
Used Kamaka HF1 solid Koa ukulele in excellent condition, with original hardshell case. Hawaiian made, outstanding craftsmanship and tone!
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1997 Bob Gorny Solid Body

$550
1997 Bob Gorney double cutaway solid body in excellent condition. 2 humbuckers and an acoustic bridge pickup. Brass nut, mahogany back and flame-y maple top and neck. Includes hardshell case.
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1955 Guild X-350 Stratford

$3,000
1955 Guild X-350 Stratford in good condition. 3 P-90 type pickups, volume & tone knobs, plus 6 cool pushbutton pickup selectors. The tailpiece is a replacement ( original in case). The binding is pulling away from the body at several points. Lots of cool lacquer Checking, and a few dings. Unusual 8-layer pickguard with Guild logo. Includes non-original hardshell case.
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Danelectro Mod 7

$550
Rare Danelectro Mod 7 in White Pearl finish. Excellent condition, with non-original gig bag.
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2016 Gibson ES-339

$1,550
2016 Gibson ES-339 in Satin Black finish. Maple and Poplar Body, Mahogany Neck, Rosewood Fingerboard, and 2 MHS II Humbucking Pickups. Very good overall condition, with one small ding on the top of the headstock, some finish wear and a ding on the back of the neck, and some light pick wear/buckle rash on the top and back. Includes original tan Gibson HSC with certificate of authenticity.
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2004 Lakland Skyline 55-02

$1,150
2004 Lakland Skyline series 5-string bass in very good condition. Blonde finish, quilted maple top, bolt-on neck, Bartolini pickups (single coil neck, humbucker bridge), maple fingerboard, and active electronics. Includes Fender gig bag.
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Paul Reed Smith Custom 22 10 Top

$1,900
This is a 2006 Custom 22 with tremolo, 10 top, wide, thin neck and Dragon 2 pickups with rotary selector switch in brown/tobacco/ tricolor sunburst. The neck has a .823 depth at 1st fret and .889 at 12th fret. Weight is 7.95 pounds. 1 11/16 nut width. Very good condition, with a few minor scuffs on back and some patina on the bridge and saddles. With original hardshell case.
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2017 Huss & Dalton TDR Custom

$4,800
2017 Huss & Dalton TDR custom in Excellent condition. Thermo-cured (torrified) Adirondack top, Honduran rosewood back, sides, and headstock overlay. L.R. Baggs Lyric pickup installed. 1 22/32" nut width. With original tweed hardshell case, which has a small chip in the back side.
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2018 Huss & Dalton CM Custom

$4,277.70
New Huss & Dalton CM Custom, with Thermo-cured Sitka spruce top, Indian Rosewood back & sides, cutaway, and gold Gotoh tuners. Great sounding guitar! With Deluxe hardshell case. Serial # 4981
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1980 Martin 00-25K Limited Edition

$2,100
1980 Martin Limited Edition 00-25K in good condition. Sitka spruce top, Hawaiian Koa back & sides, mostly clean, with some light playing wear, some finish checks in the top and back that are only visible at an angle, and replacement bone bridge pins (originals in the original molded hardshell case). Pickguard just beginning to warp a little, but a beautiful guitar, and sounds & plays great!
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1975 Martin D18

$1,200
1975 Martin D-18 in good condition. Plenty of patina/dings/playing wear, and one repaired back crack. Will eventually need a neck set/refret. With original hardshell case.
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1999 Paul Reed Smith McCarty Hollowbody II

$2,550
1999 Paul Reed Smith McCarty II hollowbody guitar in excellent condition.  Carved maple top & back in turquoise finish (a bit darker in person) with flame maple binding, wraparound tailpiece, moon pearl dot inlays.  Super light!  With original hardshell case.
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2018 Martin D-18 Custom Shop Ambertone

$2,500
2018 Martin D-18 Custom Shop Ambertone in excellent condition. One of a limited run made especially for The Guitar Gallery in Highwood, IL. Ambertone sunburst Adirondack top, mahogany back & sides, rosewood bridge & fingerboard, and an L.R. Baggs pickup installed. With original hardshell case.
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2018 Huss & Dalton TDM Custom

$4,200
2018 Huss & Dalton TDM Custom in excellent condition. Sunburst finish on torrefied Adirondack spruce top, Sinker mahogany back & sides, strap button added to heel, and Fishman Matrix pickup with sound hole volume control installed. Sounds amazing! With original tweed hardshell case.
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1975 Guild F50

$1,950
1975 Guild F50 maple jumbo in very good condition. Low saddle, so it will likely need a neck reset in the not-so-distant future, but plays well, and very clean for the year. Sounds great, too! With non-original hardshell case.
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1977 Takamine F390MS

$600
1977 Takamine F390MS in very good condition. A "lawsuit"-esque version of a Guild F50 maple jumbo, and a pretty darned good one, at that. Plenty of hardware patina, a small bit of binding deterioration, and a few top dings and some lacquer checking, but plays and sounds good, and no cracks or structural issues. Includes non-original gig bag.
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~1947 Gibson L5C

$7,750
This is a late 1940's L5C. The label is missing so we do not have a serial number (It has the script Gibson logo and plastic-button Kluson Sealfast tuners, so we know it's late 1940's). Old professionally done refinish in blond, has had a refret, and has a replated gold tailpiece. Non-original 5-ply beveled edge pickguard with "JB" initials on it. With original Lifton hardshell case in excellent...
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1958 Gibson Super 400C

$12,500
This is a 1958 blonde Super 400C in very good condition with original Lifton brown case and case cover. There are doweled holes from a previous DeArmond install and from various movements of the pickguard. There is a Johnny Smith pickup and a deteriorating tortoise pickguard in the case pocket. There are small dings on the top around the neck from various pickup installs, otherwise it's very...
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1979 Fender Stratocaster

$1,350
1979 Fender Stratocaster in pretty rough cosmetic shape. Plenty of wear, dings and patina, non-original saddles, and possibly non-original trem block as well. Natural finish with black pickguard. Includes gig bag.
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~2000 G&L Comanche

$1,000
Early 2000s G&L Comanche Strat-style in good condition. Blueburst finish with pearloid pickguard, rosewood fingerboard, locking tuners, Z-coil pickups, and mini-toggle expander switch to allow neck+bridge or all three pickups together. Some playing wear and scratches, but overall good. Includes tremolo bar. No case.
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2009 Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster HSS

$1,100
2009 Fender American Deluxe Strat HSS in very good condition. Sunburst finish, a few small dings on the top, and several more on the back, along with some rash, but overall very good shape. Snap-in trem bar in the upgraded Eric Johnson deluxe tan tolex HSC.
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~1965 Alamo Fiesta

$350
Likely a 1965 Alamo Fiesta low-watt amplifier, made in San Antonio, U.S.A.! 8-inch speaker, and powered by vintage radio tubes. Replacement power cable, 3 capacitors and 1 resistor replaced as well. Very cool!
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~1950 Gibson A-50

$1,000
Late 1940's or early 1950's F hole Gibson A-50. Has some issues. Strap buttons added on heel and off center at butt. Plugged hole in top below (incorrect) pickguard probably from a volume pot. Plenty of finish wear on the sunburst top, which is a little sunken. Has a modern HSC.
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1922 Gibson A-4

$5,400
Likely a 1922 Loar-era Gibson A-4. It is missing the pickguard and has considerable playing wear in the finish., but appears all original except for a recent well done refret with original small size frets. Dark reddish brown sunburst top and all dark reddish brown back and sides. Has the OHSC as well as a modern oblong HSC. We spent considerable time trying to read the pencil serial number on...
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1960 Danelectro Corporal 132

$450
Likely an early 1960s Danelectro Model 132 Corporal amp in very good condition. Tubes dated 1959. An isolation transformer was installed, and the power cable replaced, so the amp is safe to plug in. Otherwise, seems all original. 5 watts, 2x 8" Alnico speakers, tubes: 35W4, 50C5 (2), 12AU6. Tone, volume control. Wt: 10lbs. Very cool old low-watt amp!
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