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Should I sell/trade my Godin 5th Avenue Kingpin II and get a Loar LH300 with a K&K Definity pickup? 7 Replies

Started by FloridaGull. Last reply by Michael S. Jackson Nov 11, 2013.

NGD - Gaylord Artistic archtop guitar 11 Replies

Started by Paul Walters. Last reply by Michael S. Jackson Oct 5, 2013.

Strings 6 Replies

Started by Michael S. Jackson. Last reply by Michael S. Jackson Jan 31, 2013.

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Comment by Edward Sparks on April 11, 2014 at 7:43am
Ah, be still my heart! Love those old Gibson archtops!
Comment by Michael S. Jackson on April 10, 2014 at 2:28pm

Man, that's a purdy guitar!

Comment by FloridaGull on April 10, 2014 at 8:14am

A 1965 Gibson L-50 at Wolfe Guitars in Jupiter, FL:

Anyone born in 1965 "need" a birth year guitar?  ;-)

Comment by FloridaGull on March 24, 2014 at 12:16pm

2 interesting archtops at Wolfe Guitars in Jupiter, FL:

First, a 1966 Kay Speed Demon - - don't know how good they may have been - I was 3 in 1966 - they have it up for $595...


Next, a 2009 Campellone Standard Series - - they only want $3,700 for this one...

Enjoy! :-)

Comment by Jim Yates on January 2, 2014 at 3:06pm

This instrument was stolen from a Peterborough, Ontario, apartment. The owner was not a player, nor was he very knowledgeable about guitars, but snce it was owned by the late Willie P. Bennett, it had great sentimental value.  The police need as much info as possible about the guitar.  Can anyone here tell from this fuzzy photo what company made the guitar or any other info about it?

Comment by Jim Yates on December 23, 2013 at 8:08pm

Love the flame maple on the back of that Golden Eagle.

Comment by Edward Sparks on December 23, 2013 at 3:09pm
It's beautiful, no news to appolgize!
Comment by FloridaGull on December 23, 2013 at 1:40pm

I know this is "supposed" to be about acoustic archtops, but this is so damn cool...

This is one of those "call for price" ones... :-(

Comment by FloridaGull on November 27, 2013 at 11:46am

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!

Photo: A wild turkey

Comment by FloridaGull on July 4, 2013 at 3:31pm

Oh, I love my Kingpin - but, the 1 3/4" nut width of the Loar would have caused me to look at it, at least... ;-)


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