Gibson / Vanguard / 1959 / Tweed / Amp
Jims Guitars Inc., USA
Jim Singleton has over 35 years experience in the vintage guitar business. At Jim's Guitars, Inc., he combines his passion for vintage and rare instruments with a wealth of expert knowledge and technical ability to ensure that every guitar and customer is treated with the utmost care and integrity. Jim's reputation stands before him. With his extensive hands-on knowledge of vintage guitars and his ability to read the vintage guitar market, Jim has been a regular contributor to the Vintage Guitar Price Guide, amongst other publications, for many years and continues to support the industry through constant innovation and input. At Jim's Guitars, Inc. you can expect accurate and honest service with confidence, as well as a wealth of expertise, competitive and fair pricing and excellent customer service. Jim's Guitars, Inc. buys, sells, and trades vintage guitars and amps and offers appraisals of vintage instruments, guitar set-ups and repairs. So whatever your vintage guitar needs you can guarantee honest, accurate, and professional service.
JimsGuitars.com accepts All major Credit Cards, Certified Check, Money Order or Wire Transfer Accepted (and of course CASH!) 24 hour approval period on all guitars. Credit Cards are not accepted for International purchases.
(excluding consignments). Please submit the correct billing address for the credit card to help us prevent fraud. If an incorrect billing address is submitted we will refuse shipment. Sales Tax: There is a 6.00% sales tax charge for any order delivered within Pennsylvania.
Shipping and Insurance to be determined at time of order and we do keep a want file. We usually ship Via Fed-Ex, All Amps & FX are in good working order (unless noted) and sold AS-IS.
POLICY SUMMARY: Please call during Business Hours for an accurate in-hand description or to order an instrument. You may also order guitars and amps securely 24 hours a day / 7 days a week off our website. We offer 24-hour approval on all of our guitars for authenticity ONLY. This includes all parts and instrument finish. We DO NOT offer approval for "tone" or other personal preferences. We simply offer the most original and most collectable vintage and rare guitars around at reasonable prices. All prices reflect a 3% cash discount. International buyers: Please contact us for exact shipping quotes. All VAT, Local and/or Customs taxes are the sole responsibility of the buyer. Due to shipping length and Customs operations, we cannot offer approval on guitars and amps to our overseas buyers. Many of our instruments are investment grade and of museum quality. Due to the fragile nature of certain older guitars, which are susceptible to being damaged in shipment due to handling and/or extreme weather conditions, approval may not be available on all instruments.
We cannot offer an approval period for consignment guitars, guitars on layaway, or guitars discounted below our posted price. GENERAL POLICIES: A 50% Non Refundable Deposit will hold an instrument for 30 days (excluding consignments). No approval time on layaways. We accept consignments. Call for our competitive rates. As Always, "WE BUY GUITARS". ORDERS POLICY: The confirmation of an order by e-mail or any other type of electronic confirmation does not constitute JimsGuitars.com's acceptance of the order. JimsGuitars.com has the right to refuse shipment without any prior notification. All returns will be subject to a 15% restocking fee to avoid rentals/returns. Also, return authorizations will not be issued without phone contact - no emails! Guitars returned within the 24-hour approval period for authenticity will be refunded in full minus shipping, packaging, and insurance charges. The approval period starts after items have been signed for as delivered. All returns must be returned in the exact same condition and as they were shipped. Buyers must pay for prompt return shipping by UPS or Fed-Ex and must be sent fully insured for replacement value. If your return has been authorized, please note: Fed-Ex and UPS do not insure fine collectable guitars in excess of $2500.
We suggest Heritage Insurance (call 1-800-289-8837) for all instrument insurance needs. They are the best in the business and are experts when it comes to insuring high value instruments. Proof of insurance is required before return authorizations will be issued. NOTE: Anything shipped to us that does not bear a valid return authorization number provided by us will not be accepted by our receiving department.