The Sinner, aged Pelham blue © 2017 42nd Street Guitars

Guitars currently available for sale

Vintage and Rare guitars  in Bath are stockists of our "British Masters" series custom built guitars....A great place to see, try and buy some of our models.

If you don't see what you want please get in touch with us to discuss your requirements. Build time is approximately 20 to 24 weeks.

Some of the guitars currently available can be seen below.

Check out the blog to see our builds in progress.

Payment

Purchases or custom orders placed directly with us can be invoiced via paypal, or you can make a bank transfer. A 30% deposit is required at the time of order for a custom build with the balance payable prior to collection. Stage payments are available on custom builds.




P51 Half guard - SOLD

A very special slab cut bass...super lighweight premium swamp ash body in see thru butterscotch blond in our aged but not worn finish....plenty of fading and staining. One piece maple neck in tinted super smooth satin nitro. Gotoh original pattern reverse tuners, lacquered bakelite pickguard, our own reinforced  pressed fibreboard saddles, slot head screws. All hardware aged nickel. Bareknuckle staggered pole 52 pickup for added punch. Very comfortable and light at 8 pounds 4. Aged nickel pickup and bridge covers included (unfitted).

p51 half guard bass © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
p51 half guard bass © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
p51 half guard bass © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
p51 half guard bass © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



Broadway 6, double bound faded Seafoam green, maple fretboard - SOLD

Broadway 6, double bound, maple fretboard, light aging © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
Broadway 6, double bound, maple fretboard, light aging © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



Series - 6 - SOLD

Faded and stained with light wear, Fiesta Red Nitro body. Tinted nitro neck with clay dots. Bareknuckle Irish tour pickups with CTS pots and Sprague cap. Hard case included.

aged Fiesta red  © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
aged Fiesta red  © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
aged Fiesta red  © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
aged Fiesta red  © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



G-Cab custom 2, checked purfling and binding

A truly superb instrument taking the G theme a level further with it's see thru Gretsch orange finish.  All the usual G-Cab attributes with added purfling and see thru optional guard make this one stand out!

G cab Gretsch orange © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
 © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
G cab Gretsch orange © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
G cab Gretsch orange © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



Le Capitaine - SOLD

Fabulous carved maple topped LP style in classic goldtop nitro with a premium African Mahogany back and neck in a dark nitro tint. The maple cap has a masked edge finish. The back of the neck has our super-smooth feel.

Rosewood fretboard with trapezoid inlays, all nickel aged hardware including compensated wrapover bridge.

Powered by Bare Knuckle's hot vintage Abraxus humbucker for a full rich tone.... like their famous Mule but with a higher output. A coil split push/pull gives some versatile single coil sounds too. All the usual high quality electrics complete this rather classy rock and blues guitar. 8 pounds 5 ounces.

Goldtop  dark back © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
Goldtop  dark back © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
Goldtop  dark back © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
Goldtop  dark back © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



G-Cab 1 custom - SOLD

Very resonant and super light at just 6 pounds 12 ounces makes this G cab rather special. Great sound from the TV Jones classic Filtertron, stunning retro looks.....2 tone green with bound top, snakehead style pickguard and 51 P bass control plate. One piece maple neck with 10" fretboard radius and tall vintage fretwire. All nickel aged hardware and some light aging/staining to the paintwork.

G cab, with snakehead pickguard © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
G cab, with snakehead pickguard © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
G cab, with snakehead pickguard © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
G cab, with snakehead pickguard © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



The Sinner - SOLD

A stunning guitar in a classic metallic, heather nitro finish. Bare Knuckle Nantucket pickup and the usual high standard of setup makes this play as good as it looks.

The Sinner, heather nitro © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
The Sinner, heather nitro © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
The Sinner, heather nitro © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
The Sinner, heather nitro © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



G cab II custom special - SOLD

Based on our popular G cab range, this one has a 2 piece premium alder body with top binding, finished in nitro cellulose throughout.....2 tone green with light fading and staining. One piece maple neck, slim C profile, 10" radius fretboard and 6105 frets finished in our smooth satin tinted nitro. Our own custom "G-Cab" pickguard. Lightly aged nickel hardware includes short Tele bridge with compensated saddles. Powered by TV Jones classic and classic plus pickups with aged nickel covers. All top electronics complete the build. A true one off in classic 50's colours.

G CAB 2, using our premuim alder Cabronita replacement body © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
G CAB 2, using our premuim alder Cabronita replacement body © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
G CAB 2, using our premuim alder Cabronita replacement body © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
G CAB 2, using our premuim alder Cabronita replacement body © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



La Cadette - SOLD

TV yellow nitro cellulose paintwork throughout, with light ageing and tobacco staining. Bareknuckle Nantucket P90, aged Nickel hardware. Hard case included.

TV yellow La Cadette © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
TV yellow La Cadette © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
TV yellow La Cadette © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
TV yellow La Cadette © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



The Sinner, TV Yellow, medium wear - SOLD

The Sinner, TV Yellow, medium wear © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
The Sinner, TV Yellow, medium wear © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
The Sinner, TV Yellow, medium wear © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
The Sinner, TV Yellow, medium wear © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



Broadway 6, Lake Placid Blue over Inca Silver, medium wear

Broadway 6 Lake Placid Blue over Inca Silver © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
Broadway 6 Lake Placid Blue over Inca Silver © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
Broadway 6 Lake Placid Blue over Inca Silver © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
Broadway 6 Lake Placid Blue over Inca Silver © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



T5E Blackguard, heavy wear - SOLD

T5E Blackguard heavy wear © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard heavy wear © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard heavy wear © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard heavy wear © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



La Cadette - SOLD

La Cadette Heritage Cherry, light fading/wear © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
La Cadette Heritage Cherry, light fading/wear © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
La Cadette Heritage Cherry, light fading/wear © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
La Cadette Heritage Cherry, light fading/wear © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



G - Cab - SOLD

G Cab, Candy Apple red over Shoreline Gold, medium/heavy wear, flamed maple n © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
G Cab, Candy Apple red over Shoreline Gold, medium/heavy wear, flamed maple n © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
G Cab, Candy Apple red over Shoreline Gold, medium/heavy wear, flamed maple n © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
G Cab, Candy Apple red over Shoreline Gold, medium/heavy wear, flamed maple n © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



Series - 6 Faded Sonic blue, light ageing - SOLD

Series - 6, faded Sonic Blue, light aging © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
Series - 6, faded Sonic Blue, light aging © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
 Series - 6, faded Sonic Blue, light aging © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
 Series - 6, faded Sonic Blue, light aging © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



Broadway 5, 3 tone burst medium wear - SOLD

Broadway 5, 3 tone faded burst, medium wear © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
Broadway 5, 3 tone faded burst, medium wear © 2017 42nd Street Guitars



The Sinner, aged/faded Pelham Blue - SOLD

The Sinner, aged, faded Pelham Blue © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
The Sinner, aged, faded Pelham Blue © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
The Sinner, aged, faded Pelham Blue © 2017 42nd Street Guitars
The Sinner, aged, faded Pelham Blue © 2017 42nd Street Guitars

Testimonials

Just received the body. Stunning work Angela. thanks very much

Loannis K. (Replacement strat body, 2 point trem, Taos turquoise),