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Gibson ES140 3/4, ES125T and ES120T

1964 Gibson electric guitars catalog page 8

1964 Gibson Guitar and Bass catalog. Page 8. Electric Spanish thinline guitars. Details of the three most competitively priced Gibson thinlines of 1964, the ES-125T, ES-140T 3/4 and ES-120T

These instruments were really aimed at student guitarists, at the least the ES125T and ES140T were available as 3/4 size instruments for people with a smaller reach. The ES-120T, whilst a very well-built guitar, had very simple electronics, allowing it to retail at roughly the same price as an SG Junior. A remarkably low price compared to Gibson's other hollow and semi-hollow offerings.

Although the very first ES-120T shipped in 1961 (and it was only one instrument), this was the first catalog inclusion of the model; it was just a little too late to make the 1962 Gibson catalog.

Suggested prices were: ES125T and ES125T 3/4 $195, ES140T 3/4 $245, ES120T $170. American zone 1 prices, September 1964.

1964 Gibson electric guitars catalog, page 8: Gibson ES140 3/4, ES125T and ES120T
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Gibson ES-125T Thinline, Hollow-Body (1957)

Gibson ES-125T Thinline, Hollow-Body (1957)

Mansfield, Ohio, 449**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


Metronome Music inspects and test all used gear before listing and again before shipping. Photographs are of the product that will ship and accurately represent condition and appearance.
FON: U9342 10
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Vintage 1968 Gibson Es-125TDC Burgundy Electric Guitar

Vintage 1968 Gibson Es-125TDC Burgundy Electric Guitar

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This guitar is professionally set-up and plays / sounds great!!
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Very Nice 2014 Gibson 120th Anniversary Les Paul Melody Maker Guitar ----- Cool!

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Munster, Indiana, 463**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


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Gibson Les Paul 120th Anniversary Melody Maker - Manhattan Midnight

Gibson Les Paul 120th Anniversary Melody Maker - Manhattan Midnight

Washington, North Carolina, 278**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


Check out this awesome Gibson USA Anniversary Edition!
2014 Model, 120th Anniversary Edition
Good used condition. Neck is straight and frets well
Some surface scuffing and scratching is present
Some little chips in the paint shown in the photos
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Gibson ES-125TDC 1968 with Embossed P90 Cover, RARE

Gibson ES-125TDC 1968 with Embossed P90 Cover, RARE

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1966 Gibson ES-120T Guitar

1966 Gibson ES-120T Guitar

Springville, New York, 141**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


Good condition with plenty of dings and scratches. Plays and sounds great. Neck is straight with excellent action. Frets are excellent as well. The pots are newer replacements. Includes Ibanez hard case. Please email questions.
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1967 Gibson ES-120T Vintage Electric Guitar - Sunburst w /  Alligator Case

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Benicia, California, 945**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


This guitar plays great up and down the neck. This is one of those guitars that really transforms you back into a different era. The simplicity of this guitar makes it that much more desirable. We love the fact that it's a no frills Gibson. It unapologetically makes a statement whenever you pull it out of the case. I jammed on it for about 20 mins and I lost track of time. I thought 5 minutes had past. It's just that kind of guitar, one you don't want to put down and helps you create new ... more
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1957 Gibson ES-140T 3 / 4 Sunburst w / OSSC

1957 Gibson ES-140T 3 / 4 Sunburst w / OSSC

San Diego, California, 921**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


1957 Gibson ES-140T 3 / 4 In Sunburst Finish
This Guitar Is Located At IVG Sherman Oaks
In Very Good Overall Condition (Please See Photos)
Finish Shows Light Cosmetic Playwear Including Small Marks, Dings, And Scratches Throughout
All Original Example
Tuning Buttons Show Shrinkage (See Photos)
Laminate Maple Thinline Body
Mahogany Neck With Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard And Dot Inlays
3 / 4" Scale Length
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1965 Gibson ES-125T Electric Guitar ES-125TD 2 Pickup Conversion Vintage P-90s

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Spring Hill, Florida, 346**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


Vintage 1965 & A Super Cool Player
Gibson ES-125T Electric Guitar ES-125TD 2 Pickup Conversion
Original With The Exception Of Added Real 1950s P-90 (other is original to the guitar), Tuning Peg Bushings & Unsure of the Pots
SN 282670
Sounds & Plays Excellent
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1953 Gibson ES-140 3 / 4 scale archtop guitar

1953 Gibson ES-140 3 / 4 scale archtop guitar

Loveland, Ohio, 451**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


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1967 Gibson ES-125TDC a 1 owner from new example its a 1 of a kind & its Minty !

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Spring Hill, Florida, 346**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


Vintage 50's Gibson USA
1959 Gibson USA ES-140T 3 / 4 Single Cut Away Electric Guitar
Great Condition Overall & Repair Free
Real 50's Gibson P90, 8 22K
Comes With Chip Board Case Pictured
Weighs 4 Pounds Even On A Digital Scale
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1952 Gibson ES-140

1952 Gibson ES-140

Loveland, Ohio, 451**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


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Spring Hill, Florida, 346**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


Vintage, One Owner, Amazing Condition & Repair Free
1966 Gibson ES-120T Hollow Thinbody Electric Guitar
With Hard Case Pictured
This Guitar Is Completely Original Without Change, Repair Or Refinishing
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Gibson Les Paul Standard 120th Anniversary - Desert Burst with 1959 Wiring

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Fareham, PO16***, UNITED KINGDOM


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Gibson ES 140 1956 Sunburst 3 / 4 Single Cutaway

Gibson ES 140 1956 Sunburst 3 / 4 Single Cutaway



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Gibson1961-  ES125TDC - Vintage - 2nd Hand

Gibson1961- ES125TDC - Vintage - 2nd Hand


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1965 Gretsch Chet Atkins TennesseanThe Gretsch Chet Atkins Tennessean, or model 6119 was Gretsch's best selling hollow body of the 1960s. This wonderfully faded example from 1965 was originally Dark Cherry Red, but has turned a mid-orange brown. The original color, however, can be seen underneath the pickup surrounds. 1965 specs: maple body, two-piece neck, Brazilian rosewood fretboard and Hi-Lo 'Tron single coil pickups. Nickel plated Gretsch Bigsby tailpiece.

1965 Gretsch 'For the Spectacular Sound of the Times' guitar and amp catalog

1965 Gretsch catalogThe 1965 Gretsch catalog, or catalog #32, featured 10 hollow body electric guitars, including the newly launched Gretsch Viking; four solid body electrics, including the Astro Jet - making it's only catalog appearance; just one bass, the single pickup PX6070; nine acoustics and 12 tube amplifiers. Pride of place went to the Chet Atkins Country Gentleman that adorned both the front and back covers. 24 pages, six of which are in full color.

Guitar Repair: fixing fret buzz and sharp fret ends

Guitar Repair: fixing fret buzz and sharp fret endsLoose frets are especially problematic in certain old guitars, but are generally very easy to fix. You'll be amazed at the difference you can make with just a few tools, a bit of knowledge, and a little time. Fixing loose frets can eliminate fret buzz, remove sharp fret ends, and greatly improve the tone of any guitar. If your luthier bill will be greater than the value of your guitar, definitely time to have a go yourself!

1966 Hagstrom 'worlds fastest playing neck' catalog (Merson USA)

1966 Hagstrom guitar catalogHagstrom guitars were distributed in the mid-1960s United States by Merson of USA. This eight page 'worlds fastest playing neck' catalog, printed in two-colors contained six solid body electrics, three solid body basses, two electric acoustic guitars, two electric acoustic basses and five acoustics.

1965 Hofner President

1965 Hofner PresidentThe President was produced by Hofner in Bubenreuth, Germany, specifically for Selmer, who distributed the brand in the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, and other commonwealth nations. The President was a hollow body electric acoustic, available as a full body or thinline, and with blonde or brunette finish. It was a great playing guitar that sold fairly well in the second half of the 1950s, throughout the 1960s, and into the very early 1970s. The example shown here is a full-body depth guitar in blonde - and as a 1965 guitar, one of the last to feature the rounded Venetian cutaway. From late 1965 until 1972, the President sported a sharp Florentine cut. Naturally, such an electric acoustic suggests jazz and blues, but many of the original British Hofner President players were part of the rock 'n roll, skiffle and beat scenes of the late 50s and early 60s.

1963 1964 Fender catalog

Fender 1963 catalogue"The Choice of Professional and Student Musicians Everywhere" This eight page catalogue was included as an insert in the 1963 annual "school music" issue of Downbeat magazine (September 1963). As well as keyboards and pedal steels, this catalog contains seven guitars, three basses and ten amplifiers - from student guitars such as the Musicmaster and Duotone to professional models like the new Jaguar.