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Vintage & Used Electric Guitars

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This list does not represent our entire inventory!
Our used electric guitar selection changes all the time.
We update this page regularly, but it's possible that an instrument listed here has been sold.
Additionally, we have an ever-changing selection of models in lower price-ranges.
Please call the store (412-431-0700), or email us for availability and payment options.
Updated on 6/25/2016

Used Gibson & Epiphone Guitars

2006 Les Paul `59 Reissue VOS at Pittsburgh Guitars

2006 Historic Les Paul `59 Reissue LPR9 VOS
Washed Cherry finish, and so pretty that we couldn't decide which pictures to use -- one angle is more beautiful than the next! This guitar, from the Gibson Custom Shop, features a striking flamed maple top and mahogany back, a mahogany neck with `59 rounded profile neck and bound rosewood fingerboard, ABR-1 Tune-o-Matic bridge with stopbar tailpiece. It has the original humbucking pickups, each with tone and volume controls, amber top hat knobs, and aged nickel hardware. Vintage Kluson replica Tulip tuning keys accent its classic look. It is in excellent+ condition, with a couple really small dings, and very little playwear. It weighs 9 lbs. even. Price includes original hard Gibson Custom Shop case, and some of the case candy. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12 - 13 - 14 - 15)

2013 Les Paul Traditional at Pittsburgh Guitars

2013 Les Paul Traditional
As part of their 2013 Year of Les Paul celebrations, Gibson revamped the Les Paul Traditional to combine the great sound of their original Standard model with a Grade-AA figured maple top beneath new finishes -- in this case Chicago Blue -- all in high-gloss nitrocellulose lacquer. Features include an unchambered back for tone and sustain, a rounded late-’50s neck shape with bound rosewood fingerboard and trapezoid inlays, and two ’57 Classic PAF-style humbucking pickups with chromed covers. It is in excellent overall condition, with some small dings, and some scuff marks and light belt-buckle scratches on the back. Price includes the original hard Gibson case with fuzzy white insides, and some original paperwork. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12 - 13)

2003 Les Paul Studio at Pittsburgh Guitars

2003 Les Paul Studio
Fire Burst finish, made in USA, and in excellent condition. Features include a rosewood fingerboard with pearloid trapezoid inlays, Tune-o-Matic bridge with stopbar tailpiece, two humbucking pickups, and gold hardware. It's quite clean, with only a couple small dings on the bottom. Price includes the original hard Gibson case with some wear. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10)

2008 Les Paul Studio Faded at Pittsburgh Guitars

2008 Les Paul Studio Faded
Worn Brown satin finish, made in USA, and in excellent overall condition. Features include two humbucking pickups, parallelogram fingerboard inlays, and chrome hardware. It has a couple small dings and light scratches. Price includes a non-original, hard TKL case in equally clean condition. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7)

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Used Fender & Squier Guitars

1979 Hardtail Stratocaster at Pittsburgh Guitars

1979 Stratocaster (Hardtail)
Natural finish with maple fingerboard, non-tremolo bridge, and all original. It's in excellent overall condition, with a couple dings here and there, and some discoloration on the bottom edge of the fingerboard. It has some belt buckle scratches on the back, not through the finish. And there are some matted finish spots, front and back, possibly from laying on a strap. They only show up at certain angles, and did not show up well in the pictures. Price includes the original rectangular plastic Fender case. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10)

2006 American `52 Reissue Telecaster at Pittsburgh Guitars

2006 American Vintage `52 Telecaster Reissue
Butterscotch Blonde nitrocellulose lacquer finish on a premium ash body with 1-piece maple "U"-shape neck, 21 vintage style frets, single ply black pickguard, 2 American Vintage Tele single-coil pickups, and master volue and master tone controls. It's in excellent overall condition, with a couple small dings and some light surface scratches. Price includes the original Fender tweed case, and lots of case candy, including the modern 6-saddle bridge and capacitor and wiring diagram to update to modern switching circuit, and Certificate of Authenticity. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11)

2003 `70s Reissue Stratocaster at Pittsburgh Guitars

2003 `70s Reissue Stratocaster
From Fender's "Classic Series," made in Mexico. It has an ash body in 3-color sunburst finish, and a maple fingerboard. Other features include a large headstock with `70s-style decal, 3 vintage style single coil Strat pickups with Alnico magnets, and vintage "F" style tuning gears. It is in excellent overall condition, with a couple small dings on the back/bottom, and a small impression on the neck. It's missing the backplate. Price includes a hard padded Harmony gig bag. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8)

2014 Fender Coronado II at Pittsburgh Guitars 2014 Coronado II
Sparkling Candy Apple Red finish with a bound rosewood fingerboard with white pearloid block inlays. Features include a semi-hollow maple body with alder center-block, bound F-holes, two Fideli-Tron humbucking pickups, and 3-way switching. This guitar is in near-mint condition, with no dings or scratches, no visible playwear, and the plastic still on the pickguard. It does not have a case! (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6)
2014 Fender Coronado II at Pittsburgh Guitars 2002 Squier X-155
Tobacco sunburst finish and in excellent condition. Made in Korea, this single cutaway hollowbody features a double-bound laminated maple body with bound f-holes, a bound rosewood fingerboard with pearloid/abalone block inlays, 2 Duncan Designed humbucking pickups each with volume and tone controls, and a stylish "S" tailpiece. It's a great jazz box, and it is very clean, with no dings or scratches. Price includes a hard Samick case. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8)

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Other Used Electric Guitars

1967 Le Baye 2 x 4 at Pittsburgh Guitars 1967 Le Baye 2x4
One of only 45 made, this guitar is all original, with the exception of the neck pickup which was rewound by Tom Brantley. The 2x4 is "famous" for having been used by Tommy James & The Shondells (for about 15 minutes), and it features 2 single coil pickups with a 3-way selector switch, and a rosewood fingerboard with pearl inlays. This one is red, and in excellent overall condition, with some lacquer chips on the front, sides, and back. Price includes original hard case. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5)
1998 Guild Bluesbird at Pittsburgh Guitars

1998 Guild Bluesbird
Crimson Transparent finish on a chambered mahogany body with a figured, arched maple top. It features a bound rosewood fingerboard with block inlays, Duncan 59 humbuckers, Grover tuners, and Guild's Chesterfield headstock inlay. It is in excellent overall condition, and weighs in just under 8 lbs. It was a factory second at original point of sale, though this many years later, it is impossible to know what the blemish was. It does have several small dings and light surface scratches. And there are screw holes visible on the bottom from a previously-installed Bigsby. Price includes original hard case. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11)

Used Hofner Verythin at Pittsburgh Guitars 1966 Airline Bobkat
Sunburst finish on a slimline solid body electric, made in USA. The Bobkat was produced by Harmony, and was marketed under the Airline brand name for Montgomery Ward. This one is dated 1966 under the pickguard. It is all stock, including the Dearmond "Diamond Case" pickup and bridge cover, and cool as cool can be! It has one pickup, tone and volume controls and a tone bypass switch, 6-in-line tuners, and a 24 1/4" scale. It weighs a comfortable 5 lbs. 10 oz. Everything works perfectly. The body does show some wear, with an assortment of dings and chips mostly along the top edge, and on the back of the neck. It does not have a case. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12)
Used Hofner Verythin at Pittsburgh Guitars 2013 Hofner CT Verythin
Red tranparent finish, and in excellent-plus condition, with no dings or scratches, and no visible playwear. Based on the classic Hofner Verythin guitar body shape from 1960, this Contemporary Series guitar features a flame maple, semi-hollow body with center block for increased sustain, deeper tones, and less feedback. Other features include a rosewood fingerboard with decorative bar markers, and two Hofner humbuckers with nickel covers. Andat 1.25" deep, it is very thin! Price includes original hard case. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7)

This list changes all the time.
Please call the store if you're looking for
something that you don't see here.
Additionally, we always have an ever-changing
selection of less expensive guitars.
Give us a call for more info!

Key to Descriptions

Before we sell any used instrument, we send it through our repair shop for a complete set up. But because they're used, we've worked out the following descriptions to let you know how used they are. We'll be happy to give you more information via phone or email.

Mint Condition--like new, no wear
Excellent condition
--some play wear, maybe some small dings or light surface scratches
Very good condition
--a few scratches, some dings and/or lacquer chips, but structurally sound, normal play wear
Good condition--structurally sound, has been played a lot, some repairs or cosmetic flaws possible
Fair condition--a well-loved guitar, may have some problems, but we'll describe them as accurately as possible
As-is--needs work

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