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Framus


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Framus (German Jazz Guitar) Vintage 1970

List $3,000  Net $2,500

Includes Pro Heavy-Duty Hardshell Plywood Case

FYI: A similar model of GIBSON costs starting at $5,000 !

(NOTE: I am only the second owner, acquiring the guitar from a soldier returning from service in Germany in 1980).

It was built in Bavaria, Germany in February, 1970.  It has multi-ply: spruce top / maple back & sides / mahogany neck.



Jumbo body with single cutaway.  Luthier Bill Stultz did a pro set-up, including leveling and crowning the frets.



Unique Framus flat headstock.  Includes GHS 11-46 flatwound jazz strings.



Added-on American Lawrence jazz pickup with single volume control in pickguard by Bill Stultz.



It has multi-ply: spruce top / maple back & sides / mahogany neck.  Bolt-on neck.  Nickel hardware.  Great tone!



TKL (USA) pro heavy-duty hardshell plywood plush-lined padded case.



Denny Champlin & Framus @ MHS Jazz Cabaret 2012