Back to previous page   |  You are here: Guitars » Semi-hollow body » Eko

Eko / 100/1 Electric / 1966 / Cherry Burst / Guitar For Sale

66'  EKO  Model 100/1 Electric Version 1 Pickup Volume & Tone Control Nice neck with low acion, working truss road, some ding&dond in the finish but no breakage or repair in the wood, Pickguard missing. Soft Case code AC19

THE CONCEPT OF ACOUSTIC GUITAR WITH F-HOLES, SMALL AND CHEAP WAS DEAR TO THE GERMAN PRODUCERS AND A HABIT IN SICILY. THE 100 MODEL WAS ONE OF THE MOST LONG-LASTING MODELS OF THE WHOLE RANGE.

The Eko 100 was produced in the acoustic or in the electric version, with one or two pick-ups. When Eko stopped giving numeric names, this guitar took three different names each for a different type of finish. Mascot, the cheap two-tone burst (Medallion in USA). Commander, the redburst; Escort, the natural. No binding or covered headstock destined to the next model up, the 200.

The concept of acoustic guitar with small and cheap f-holes was dear to German producers and customary in Sicily. We do not know if the 100 series was also built in the early years by the Paladino brothers who produced the first acoustics for Eko. The earliest examples are recognizable by the glued handle and the cat-eye shaped holes. From 66 to 72, Melody produced this series on behalf of Eko.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uwDCiTjBmSk

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eudxLFENUk

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BG0Zoby4J3A

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oZBoJ03-a2s

 

Hendrix Guitars, Italy  

Contact name:
Alberto
Brands:
Fender, Gibson, Gretsch, Rickenbacker, Martin, Guild, Eko, Marshall, Orange, Selmer etc. ALL VINTAGE
Languages:
Italian and a little bit of english
Specialties:
Vintage & Rare instruments & Lefty
Opening hours:
2.00 PM - 7.30 PM

Welcome to HENDRIX VINTAGE

Hendrix Vintage is the first Vintage store in Italy offers the best Vintage instruments Guitars Bass Amplifiers Effects carefully inspected to guarantee originality and high quality since 1978. All info in site: www.hendrixguitars.com

and also see: http://www.hendrixguitars.com/HendrixVintage.htm

 

 All shipping handled by GLS or Poste Italiane (Europe) or EMS (World) for fast and reliable delivery with tracking. Options: UPS (more expansive) The payment is through money bank transfer (or MoneyGram or Wester Union or Transferwise very easy directly from your credit card or your bank account see the web) Sorry no credit card or Paypal direct. Particular care and attention to create an anti-breakage packaging.

 

 

 
  Send message to: Hendrix Guitars, Italy
 
 
 
 
Other Products from Dealer 
Page 1 of 61
Search Hendrix Guitars  inventory:
View as: