HOME 1: ENQUIRIES - VTG IS USUALLY OPEN FOR ONLINE & PHONE SALES & GENERAL ENQUIRIES MOST DAYS, BUT IF NOT IMMEDIATELY AVAILABLE, PLEASE LEAVE ME A MESSAGE. GUITARS CAN BE VIEWED BY PRIOR ARRANGEMENT.
Available Guitars - VTG INVENTORY - "AVAILABLE NOW!" or "RESTORATIONS AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER", - In the Workshop & Available to Reserve + ARCHIVE of past restorations/sales for interest.
HOME 2: DIY PROJECT RESTORATIONS - DUE TO REVISIONS IN THE VTG OPERATIONS, SOME OF MY STOCK OF VINTAGE GUITARS MAY BECOME AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE IN EXISTING PROJECT CONDITION.
Details of available guitars will follow when available, but meantime if you are looking for a DIY Project, please contact me with details of requirements.
HOME 3: GALLERY ARCHIVE: VINTAGE HARMONY - CHICAGO, USA MADE, 1930S-1970S, FLATTOP, LADDER BRACED, ARCHTOP, OM & PARLOR 6-STRING & TERZ/3-4 SIZE, TENOR/4-STRING, 12-STRING GUITARS & MANDOLINS.
All Solid Woods Construction, All Birch, Birch & Mahogany & ALL Mahogany. Includes identical construction models made for Store/Mail Order company brand names, Silvertone, Airline, Regal & others.
HOME 4: GALLERY: HARMONY VINTAGE STELLA GUITARS - CHICAGO, USA MADE, 1940S TO 1970S, ALL SOLID BIRCH, LADDER BRACED, 6-STRING PARLOR & TERZ/3-4 SIZE, TENOR/4-STRING, 12-STRING & MANDOLINS.
Made after Harmony acquired Stella name & other assets of Oscar Schmidt Co. in 1939. Includes identical construction models made for Store/Mail Order company brand names, Silvertone, Airline, Regal & others.
HOME 5: KAY & OTHER VINTAGE USA ACOUSTICS - MADE IN CHICAGO & OTHER CENTRES, 1920S TO 1960S, BIRCH, SPRUCE/MAHOGANY 6-STRING PARLOR, FLATTOP, ARCHTOP & TENOR/4-STRING ACOUSTICS & MANDOLINS.
In addition to Kay, and Kay-made brands like Old Kraftsman, includes many other iconic USA brand names including Lyon & Healy, PMICo/Collegiate (Oscar Schmidt?), Bronson, Oahu, Regal, Carl Fischer, Playtime, S S Stewart, etc.
HOME 6: VINTAGE & TRADITIONAL ELECTRIC GUITARS - 1950S TO PRESENT-DAY, HARMONY, KAY & OTHER USA MADE ARCHTOP, MIJ & MIK SOLID & HOLLOW-BODY ARCHTOP, PLUS UK LUTHIER-BUILT.
Ranging from Chicago, USA made vintage from the 1950s & '60s, though 1970s Japanese made guitars, to later quality Korean made and to this century custom luthier made instruments.