Guitar Works, Ltd.
Terry Straker
847-475-0855
Evanston, IL
11:17 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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Paul Reed Smith SE245

$450
Korean made, single cut in flame top sunburst finish with bird inlays on the fingerboard. Twin humbuckers, including upgraded Seymour Duncan Invader in the bridge. Good condition, some light playing wear, dings, etc. No case.
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1952 Supro Spectator Lap Steel

$375
1952 Supro Spectator lap steel - 1st year of production, good condition, all-original except for replaced tuners. Totem pole silkscreened fingerboard inlays and attached cable. No case.
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1963 Gibson B45-12

$1,650
1963 Gibson B45-12 in very good condition. Natural finish. Fixed pin bridge model, with recent neck reset and bridge repair. With original hardshell case.
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2018 National M14 Thunderbox

$2,880
Single Cone Resophonic Guitar Laminate Mahogany Top and Back Solid Mahogany Sides Four-Inch Deep Body 14-Fret Mahogany neck 25 Inch Scale Length 1.82 Inch Nut Width Ebony Fretboard with Mother-of-Pearl Position Markers Slotted Headstock with Vintage Style Open-Geared Tuners 10.25 Inch Upper Bout, 14 Inch Lower Bout Rubbed Steel Hardware Revolver Finish Color with White Binding Built...
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2018 National M14 Thunderbox

$2,880
Single Cone Resophonic Guitar Laminate Mahogany Top and Back Solid Mahogany Sides Four-Inch Deep Body 14-Fret Mahogany neck 25 Inch Scale Length 1.82 Inch Nut Width Ebony Fretboard with Mother-of-Pearl Position Markers Slotted Headstock with Vintage Style Open-Geared Tuners 10.25 Inch Upper Bout, 14 Inch Lower Bout Rubbed Steel Hardware Revolver Finish Color with White Binding Built...
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1979 Guild D35NT

$1,000
1979 Guild D-35NT in Very Good condition. Recent bridge reglue, so now it plays & sounds great! With original hardshell case.
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2018 Collings OM1AJL

$5,985
Brand new Julian Lage signature model OM from Collings with upgraded Adirondack spruce top. Modeled after Julian's vintage Martin, this guitar is the epitome of "modern vintage". Includes Collings original hardshell case. SN 28785
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1963 Gibson Les Paul Jr

$3,300
1963 Gibson Les Paul Jr in very good condition. Some light lacquer checking/ buckle rash/ playing wear, but overall good shape and all-original, down to the plush-lined softshell case!
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Hamer Vector

$450
Used Hamer Vector in very good condition. Made in Korea, black finish, classic "Flying V" styling, Duncan designed humbuckers. Some light playing wear, but all original. No case.
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1964 Rickenbacker 365

$3,800
1964 Rickenbacker 365 in Fireglo finish. Good color with minimal fading, plenty of wear, dings, and buckle rash, including a spot on the back of the neck down to the wood. Replaced tuners (Kluson), nut, and tailpiece (A modern "R". The original Accent tailpiece is in the case, missing the trem arm). Pickups are original, but the wire was replaced. Pots dated 1964. It was refretted at some...
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Daisy Rock Rock Candy

$250
Used Daisy Rock 'Rock Candy' model in Atomic Pink sparkle! Slim & narrow neck, Duncan-designed humbuckers, Grover tuners, Tune-O-Matic bridge w/ stop tailpiece. Some light playing wear, but plays well. No case.
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1949 National 1145 Archtop

$1,250
This is a 1949 acoustic archtop made by Gibson for National. (Think Gibson L-50). It has a 16+" body with a pressed solid spruce arched top and a laminated maple back and sides, wide shield metal 'National' logo on the peghead, dot fretboard inlays, a glued-in neck that has been over sprayed with schellac to cover the bare wood, and a clear plexiglass pickguard. The tuners have been replaced but...
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1991 Gibson Custom Shop Firebird I Reissue

$2,800
This is a First Edition Custom Shop Reissue Reverse-Body Firebird I from December 6, 1991. This is the first year of the reissues of this particular model. It comes in the original, smaller hard shell case which, because the Custom Shop was still a section in the Nashville plant in 1991, they had not started using Certificates of Authenticity, and the cases were the same as Gibson USA. It is in...
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Koentopp OS-11 Chicagoan

$12,000
Made in Chicago by Dan Koentopp before moving to L.A. 17" oval-hole blonde archtop with "X" bracing on the spruce top and curly maple back and sides and bindings. Fancy inlay on front and back of peghead, fingerboard and the rosette. Wood marquetry arounf perimeter of top. 1 3/4" nut width, ebony tailpiece, 25" scale and a violin-type bridge. Gold Waverly tuners with black pearl buttons. There...
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1930 Gibson Style 6 conversion

$12,499.97
1930 Gibson Style 6 Five string conversion with the original Tenor neck included. The new neck is an exact replica and very well made. Checkerboard binding, Argentine Grey sunburst finish, Hearts & Flowers inlays, 40-hole archtop tone ring, Floral peghead inlay, engraved gold hardware, tube & plate flange, attractive burled maple resonator, Grover engraved planetary pegs and a modern geared 5th....
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~1965 Martin Style 51 baritone

$825
1960s Martin Style 51 baritone ukulele in good condition. Plenty of playing wear, a couple of dings and scratches, and a center seam top crack, but overall plays and sounds good. Includes original 60s-era softshell case.
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~1965 Martin Style 0 soprano ukulele

$775
1960s Martin Style 0 soprano ukulele in very good condition. All-mahogany construction, some light playing wear, but no major dings or cracks. With original, red velvet-lined softshell case, also in great shape.
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Waterloo WL-14 Scissortail

$2,295
New Waterloo Scissortail by Collings. A tribute to the early '40s Waterloo Oriole guitars, featuring maple back & sides, vintage-inspired x-bracing and adjustable truss rod. Beautiful tone! With hardshell case.
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1940 Epiphone Emperor

$5,995
1940 Epiphone Emperor archtop in good condition. 18-1/2" maple body, 7-pc laminated neck w/ pearl V-block fingerboard inlays and pearl flower/vine headstock inlay. All-original, including Kolb "E" tuners, Frequensator tailpiece and pickguard. Body binding is deteriorating somewhat. Sunburst finish, and Brazilian rosewood bridge. Repaired center seam separation. Non-original hardshell case...
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Collings 360LT Custom

$3,150
New Collings 360LT Custom in 1959 Faded Crimson finish. Honduran mahogany body & neck, Tortoise pickguard, '60s neck profile, and Lollar P90 soapbar pickups. Spectacular guitar! With deluxe hardshell case. SN 36018620
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Guild Bluesbird

$999.99
Brand new Guild Bluesbird in Iced Tea Burst. Lightweight chambered mahogany body with carved maple top, 24 3/4" scale, fast-playing C-shaped neck, USA-made Seymour Duncan pickups, TonePros locking Tune-O-Matic bridge, and Grover Sta-Tite tuners. Great looking, sounding, and playing guitar! With deluxe gig bag.
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~1996 Ibanez GB-10JS George Benson

$1,100
Late 1990s Ibanez GB-10JS George Benson archtop in good condition. Sunburst finish, Made in Korea, dual floating humbuckers, rosewood bridge & fingerboard. Plenty of playing wear & patina, but plays & sounds great! With original hardshell case.
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1929 Gibson L5

$12,500
This is a beautiful sounding/playing early 1929 Gibson L5 in good condition. It has several crack repairs on the top, back and sides, has been refinished, had a neck reset in the mid-1980s, and possibly refretted as well. At one point in its life, it had a gold DeArmond pickup (which is long gone) mounted on the neck and had a 1/4" input jack hole filled and finished over in the lower bass-side...
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Gibson AN Custom

$1,800
Used Gibson AN-(Army/Navy) Custom mandolin in good condition. Flat spruce top, flame maple back, sides & neck, thin body in sunburst finish with round sound hole. Missing label. With original hardshell case.
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1964 Martin 00-21NY

$4,500
1964 Martin 00-21NY New Yorker in very good condition. Playing wear, particularly around the sound hole, replacement tuners and bridge. Brazilian rosewood back & sides, bridge, and fingerboard. Setup with extra light strings for low, fingerstyle action. With non-original hardshell case.
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Larrivee L-03

$950
Used Larrivee L-03 in good condition, a couple of top dings, but otherwise clean. K&K pickup installedc, and includes original hardshell case.
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2005 National Style 3 Tricone

$5,495
2005 National Style 3 Tricone round neck in very good condition. Warranty-replaced tailpiece, but otherwise original. Some light wear, patina and pitting on nickel finish, but overall very good, and sounds great! With original hardshell case.
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1961 National ValPro 88

$2,500
1961 National Valpro 88 in good condition. Resoglass construction, map-shaped body. Two standard SC pickups, 6 knobs, 3-way slide switch. Silversound bridge pickup replaced with replica, and it has a replaced rosewood bridge top. Tuners have been replaced with mini Schallers. Guitar is overall in good shape, with some playing wear, and the neck binding is starting to deteriorate somewhat. ...
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~1958 Klempt Echolette NG15A Tape Echo

$1,150
1958-60 Klempt Echolette NG15A Tape Echo in good condition. A few light dings, and some light "patina' corrosion inside, but mostly good shape. Pre-1960, as it still has the DIN plug inputs. Replaced caps, playback heads, pinch roller. Euro AC input cup replaced with a modern grounded one (all old parts are included). All five original Telefunken ECC83 tubes are still installed, and unit...
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1935 National Duolian Squareneck

$1,900
1935 National Duolian 14-fret square neck resonator in Duco Crystal finish! Good overall condition, plenty of patina and wear, and all-original, except for a discrete pickup installed in the F-hole. Sounds amazing! No case.
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