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    1970s Gibson J-50 Deluxe Natural Acoustic Guitar, #A800343. Project guitar well worthy of restoring. What's right with this guitar? Solid spruce top, mahogany back & sides, original frets are in great shape, original double line tuners, good neck & body joint. Flaws? Pickguard shrinkage cracks (3½" & 2") on top, 3" back crack, body binding is disintegrating and needs to be replaced, bridge has been reglued in a previous repair, saddle needs replacing, gouge behind neck in the 2nd & 3rd fret areas. Original black hard case. Condition: Poor.

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    March, 2011
    3rd Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
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