1976 Gibson L-6S Custom, 1978 Guild B302F bass, 1967 Fender Coronado guitar
1976 Gibson L-6S Custom1978 Guild B-302F1967 Fender Coronado
Home | Guitar Model Info | Catalogue Scans | Forum | Other Stuff | Search   
     VintageGuitarAndBass on Facebook FlyGuitars on Twitter









pick a brand

The majority of the instruments profiled on this site were produced by the brands to the left (click for more), although there is also some limited content on the following guitars and amps
Ampeg, Baldwin, Dan Armstrong, Futurama, G&L, Goya, Hayman, Ibanez, Marshall, Musicman, Ovation, Peavey, Rickenbacker, Selmer, Silvertone, Supro and Yamaha, WEM

Or try the site search

Trying to find the value of your guitar?
Vintage guitar parts for sale

Classic Motorcycles For Sale
Classic Cars For Sale
Vintage guitars for sale

Supro Lexington

Solid-body electric guitar

The Supro Lexington range consisted of three guitars, and like it's more expensive sibling, the Supro Arlington, it was clearly influenced by guitars like the Harmony Silhouette, and ultimately the Fender Jaguar. Unlike the Arlington's fibreglass body, the Lexington range was solid wood. The three models were S625 (one pickup), S635 (two pickups) and S645 (three pickups).

The following description comes from the 1966 catalogue. The Supro Lexington S625, S635 and S645 models are all featured.

1966 Supro guitar, bass and amplifier catalogue

Truly deluxe in every way, all models in this popular series include the following features: lifetime Kord King necks, rosewood fingerboards with dot pattern position markers; deluxe chhrome plated vibrato tailpiece; fully adjustable metal roller type bridge; all are solid wood bodies with lustre rubbed sunburst finish; individual string volume adjustment screws on all pickup units; separate volume and tone controls for each unit; instant command "on-off" and "tone" rocker switches operate each unit on two and three unit models. This unique switch system allows you to instantly select any combination of pickup units and related tone shadings you desire

Supro Lexington vintage electric guitars
One, two and three pickup versions of the Supro Lexington, from the 1966 Supro catalogue

Back to the SUPRO INDEX



# # #
There are 1 comments on this article so far. Add your comment
Frederick Comment left 18th March 2017 14:02:12
I have the Supro in the middle (two pickups) bought brand new at Baldwins Music December 1965. The guitar was about 165.00. Christmas gift from my parents.

Comment on this article

All comments are moderated. Name and email details are required.

Name
Email address
Your comments

Anti-spam question - to catch web robots

How many legs does a tripod have?