Magnatone Giveawya

September 2014

Articles by Zachary Fjestad

What is this thing, and what is it worth?

November 9, 2007
Dear Guitar Trash or Treasure, Can you help me with some information about this odd guitar? Some people have told me it is called a Flying V, but it
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Martin Maladies

October 10, 2007
Dear Trash or Treasure, In August I obtained my grandfather’s Martin that has been in my family for many years. I am unsure of when or how my grandfather
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Navigating LP Copies

September 10, 2007
I hope you can help me with this guitar I bought. I am more interested in the history of the guitar than the value, but I wouldn’t mind knowing
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Telesforo Julve guitar

August 8, 2007
Zachary checks into a classical guitar from across the Atlantic.
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Evaluating Your Guitar, Part 2

July 11, 2007
Unpacking the Value of "Limited" and Signed Guitars
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Evaluating Your Guitar, Part 1

June 12, 2007
In my mind, appraisers have one of the toughest jobs, as they have to be extremely precise in their work. If they appraise too low, the owner can become offended; if they appraise too high, disappointment can set in when those values aren’t met
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Dating / Serialization 201

May 14, 2007
Many guitar collectors are concerned with the exact year of their guitar, but in reality year-to-year models don’t alter value that much
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Identifying Your Guitar 101

April 12, 2007
What kind of guitar is it? How old is it? What’s it worth? What is this stupid thing? I know I hear questions like this several times a day,
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Kool Kay

March 19, 2007
Kay produced hundreds of different models between the late 1930s and late 1960s and most of them don’t have a model name/number or any kind of identification at all!
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One Face, Two Face, Brown Face, Black Face

March 19, 2007
I really don’t know anything about amplifiers since I mainly play acoustic guitar, but I recently inherited this Deluxe amp from my grandfather.
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