Guitar Works, Ltd.
Terry Straker
847-475-0855
Evanston, IL
9:49 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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Santa Cruz Vintage Artist Mahogany D

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Excellent condition, with original hardshell case. Fantastic tone, and light as a feather!
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Santa Cruz Rosewood Dreadnaught

$3,850
Excellent condition, and great tone! With original hardshell case.
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1927 Martin 0-45

$28,000
This is a 1927 Brazilian and Adirondack 0-45 in good condition. There were a total of 158 of these made from 1904-1930 and only 42 were made in 1927, which is also the first year they started bracing for steel strings. The neck has been refinished and reset, and the body has some overspray. It has a repaired back center seam separation, and two replaced fingerboard inlays. The peghead joint was...
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2017 Huss & Dalton CM Custom

$4,169
New Huss & Dalton CM Custom - Sinker redwood top, Indian rosewood back & sides, with snowflake fingerboard inlays and gold Gotoh tuners. Absolutely gorgeous! With deluxe hardshell case.
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~1951 Gretsch® 6151 electromatic Standard

$450
Likely an early 1950s Gretsch model 6151 Electromatic Standard amp in good condition. The filter cap is dated 1951, and the volume and tone pots dated late 1949. Speaker replaced with a 1965 Utah field coil speaker. Recently replaced tubes, grounded power cable, and electrolytic & coupling capacitors. Cabinet and grille show some wear, and missing the back panel, but amp is in good...
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~1920 Tabu Koa Soprano

$250
1920s Tabu-branded Koa soprano uke from unknown builder. Good structural shape, repaired center seam and binding, fingerboard inlay similar to a Martin Style 3. Plays great! With original Geib softshell case.
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1998 Fender® '62 Reissue Jazz Bass®

$1,100
1998 Fender '62 Reissue Jazz Bass in very good condition, with a few mods: Bartolini pickups and 3-way switch installed, stacked volume/tone knobs. Sounds great, and includes a non-original Fender molded hardshell case.
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~1920 Paul F Summers Deluxe Koa Soprano

$2,999
This is a circa 1920 (give or take 5 years) Paul F Summers "Famous Waikiki Ukulele" in excellent all-original condition (No cracks/signs of major repair work) w/chipboard case. Most likely, this uke was made by ex-Kamaka builder, Sam Chang, who built a lot of ukes for the Summers brothers (Paul & Harold) who sold them out of the Royal Hawaiian & Moana hotels. This is a fancy soprano model made...
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2015 Martin M-36

$2,200
2015 Martin M36 in very good condition. Some light playing wear, and a couple of small top dings, but otherwise clean. K&K Pure Western Mini passive pickup installed. Great depth and tone for a slightly smaller, playable guitar! With original hardshell case.
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2017 Bourgeois JOM Custom

$4,225.50
New Bourgeois JOM Custom - Baked Adirondack top, mahogany back & sides, half-herringbone purfling, with 1 23/32" nut width and nickel Waverly tuners. One of the most balanced, great-sounding acoustics we have ever had here! With deluxe hardshell case.
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2017 Fender® American Professional Jazzmaster™

$1,499.99
Brand new Fender American Professional Jazzmaster in Mystic Seafoam! Michael Frank-designed single coil Jazzmaster pickups, brass Mustang saddles w/ screw-in tremolo arm, new modern "Deep C" neck profile, bone nut, narrow-tall frets for easier bending, and treble bleed circuit maintains highs when reducing volume. Stunning looks, and an excellent update on a Fender classic! With deluxe...
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1998 Guild® X-170

$1,375
1998 Guild X-170 slim-body archtop in sunburst finish. Single Venetian cutaway, two Seymour Duncan SD-1 humbuckers, and small internal block under the bridge to manage feedback. Made in Westerly, Rhode Island, U.S.A.! Some light playing wear, and a replaced strap button, but otherwise clean and original. With original hardshell case.
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1997 Paul Reed Smith CE-22

$1,350
1997 PRS CE22 in very good condition. Some light scratches/playing wear, but otherwise good. Flame top in trans blue finish. Plays great, and includes original hardshell case.
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2017 Collings OM1A Custom

$4,702.50
Brand new Collings OM-1 with baked Adirondack top and 1-3/4" nut width. Sounds amazing! With original hardshell case. SN 26419
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Doyle Coils Tru-Clones PAF Humbuckers

$400
These are a set of slightly used Doyle Coils Tru-Clones PAF Humbuckers in Aged Raw Nickel finish and come with original (straw-filled) box, velvet pouch, letter from Max Stavron (V.P. of Operations, Tom Doyle Guitars), and booklet.
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~1942 Supro Baton Lap Steel

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1942-ish Supro Baton lap steel. Wood body, sunburst finish with National string-through pickup. Good condition, with some paint peeling from the metal bridge, but all-original. With original softshell case.
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~1945 Regal Lap Steel

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1940s Regal lap steel in good condition. Chicago-made, wood body with attached cable and two-blade pickup. Some scratches and playing wear, but all-original, including rather worn softshell case.
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Silvertone 2317 Lap Steel

$395
Used (40s? 50s?) Valco-made Silvertone 2317 lap steel in good condition. White pearloid covering, attached cable, with staggered-pole pickup. All-original, including Kluson tuners and cool Bakelite knobs. With original softshell case.
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1966 National N6499VR Glenwood Vibrato

$1,200
1966 National N6499VR Glenwood electric guitar amp in good physical condition, and excellent working condition. Replaced grounded power cord, A/C switch, and tubes, but all else seems original, including Jensen C12PS speakers. Sounds great!
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1984 Fender® D'Aquisto Elite

$2,500
1984 Fender D'Aquisto Elite archtop in excellent condition. Sunburst finish, with some light playing wear and slight delamination of the pickguard binding, but otherwise very clean for its age! With original hardshell case.
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2011 Gibson '57 Classic Humbucker Set

$160
2011 set of Gibson '57 Classic Humbuckers. Neck pickup output: 7.93K, Bridge pickup: 8.23K. Near-mint condition, great matched pair.
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1957 Supro Console doubleneck lap steel

$595
1957 Supro Console doubleneck lap steel in very good condition. White lacquer finish with Lexan fingerboards. Non-original knobs, and tuner buttons replaced, but otherwise original and cool! With original hardshell case.
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1949 Gretsch® 6156 Electromatic Lap Steel

$495
1949 Gretsch 6156 Electromatic lap steel in pearloid finish. Solder dot jack replaced by 1/4" input, and a couple of replaced tuner buttons, but otherwise original. Sounds great! No case.
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1977 Steven Warshaw 000 Brazilian

$6,000
Steven F. Warshaw handmade 000-size 12-fret Brazilian rosewood guitar (serial number 2!) made in 1977. This guitar has a 15 3/16" wide and 3 ¾" deep body with a 25 ½" scale neck and a 1 13/16" nut width. It has a solid peghead with 5 Star planetary geared banjo tuning pegs, and a no-inlay ebony fretboard and ebony pyramid bridge. Steven himself has confirmed that the old-growth quarter-sawn...
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1982 Ibanez AR105AV

$900
1982 Ibanez Artist Series AR105 in Antique Violin finish. Solid mahogany body with burled mahogany top, sustain-enhancing Gibraltar bridge & tailpiece and Super 58 vintage-style pickups. Typical playing wear, and gold hardware is faded and shows some tarnish, especially on pickup covers, but overall very good condition. Replaced pickup switch (original in case) and non-original rectangular...
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1995 Gallagher A-70 Ragtime Special

$1,750
1995 Gallagher A-70 Ragtime Special. Small-body with spruce top/ mahogany back & sides. Some repair work on fretboard extension, and repaired cracks on the back and top center seam. Some playing wear and dings, but guitar plays well and sounds good. With hardshell case.
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1963 Epiphone Professional Outfit

$3,500
Likely a 1963 (according to pot codes) Epiphone Professional Outfit - 335-style semi-hollow electric with a single mini humbucker in the bridge position, and multiple amplifier settings built into the body of the guitar, controlled by a multi-pin cable. Amp is 15 watts, with 2 input jacks, an external speaker output, and a single knob. All volume and effects are controlled by the guitar, and it...
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1956 Danelectro Leader amplifier

$300
1956 Danelectro Leader amp in good condition. Cream-colored Tolex covering with some wear, but grille cloth looks good. Likely a replaced handle. 10" speaker, and 2x 6V6GTs, 1x 50YGT, 2x 12SJ7 tubes. Around 12 watts. Cool little amp!
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Goodall RCJ

$5,805
Sitka Spruce and Indian Rosewood Concert Jumbo from Goodall. It doesn't get much better! With deluxe hardshell case.
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~1956 Silvertone 1382L Jimmy Reed 'Thin Twin'

$1,250
Mid-late '50s Silvertone 1382L Jimmy Reed 'Thin Twin' in excellent condition. Replacement tuners and switch tip, but otherwise all-original. With non-original hardshell case. Pics coming soon. . .
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