"Go look for a used Seagull !!
Came across one by accident or perhaps that was luck, several years ago at Guitar Ctr. Hadn't planned on buying a 12 but at $250 it was hard to refuse. Got it for the studio. It sounds great. The only 12's…"
"I just saw a nice used Carr at www.9southguitars.com and have owned Samick Greg Bennett design guitars which are in that price range which were very nice. I have no financial connection to 9 South, but do shop there."
"I have counted little on it and the man asking for the equivalent of $ 227 - The 12-stringed, I have now is a more than 20 years old Ibanez which has been very dented on the top. I dream of an American built Guild 12 ', but they are too…"
"You may want to look at a used Seagull S12 or S12+ if you want electronics. They do have a fairly wide neck, which may or may not be a problem for you. I mostly play fingerstyle and like a wider neck. They sound nice for the price and stay in…"
"I was given a Sigma 12 a few years ago, it needed some work; but I put new tuners, a new saddle and cleaned it up some, and it looks, plays, and sounds great. I have to use x-light strings on it since it is pretty old and to help with less neck…"
"Try it before buying. It should be made in Korea. How much do they ask? The level of those guitars isn't very high IMO. But I don't like so much the Martin DX series too, so, if you like it go for it."
"A little off topic, sorry, but a have been offered a Sigma (by Martin). Any opinions from all of you 12 string lovers ?
If I was to buy a new 12 string guitar, I would try out the Martin DX 12,- I owned a six string DX once, and wish I never sold…"
"It depends on what you mean by "good". Which is your playing level? If you're just a beginner and want have fun with a 12 string, then you can get a starting level instrument for 350/500$, but if you're a more accomplished one,…"