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Joe's Vintage Guitars
TEL (408) 375-1364 / Email us @ firstname.lastname@example.org
1177 Branham Lane #180 San Jose, Ca. 95118
Joe's Vintage Guitars AKA JVGuitars JVGuitars.com We deal mainly in the sales of some of the finest high end and collectible USA and Japanese vintage guitars as well as the acquisition of same. We are also interested in trading and we can also buy your gear. Our services do include our JVGCustom Shop Repairs & Restoration work as well as custom guitar building. . We also are very interested in the sales - trading & the purchasing of the Japanese Early Classic collectible now well over 30 years later they have become formidable real Vintage guitars of quality. Looking for one off's and so called "law suit" model guitars from the best of the late 70's-threw the 80's... just the great high quality Japanese manufactures of these types of guitars like Tokai, Ibanez, Greco, Aria, Orville, Yamaha, Burny and many others with less known names built in the same factories by the same people using same or similar materials & methods of construction as " The Big Guys " and play and sound just as good as guitars three times the cost. We also have carry select custom high end built luthier hand built guitars as well.
I personally started playing guitar at the age of 10 in 1964 and in bands by 7th grade and by 24 I had been in several very good local bands here in the bay area. I have previously threw the "60's & 70's and still do currently personally play vintage pre-& post cbs Strats & 60's 335's & Les Paul's, 60's black faced Super & Deluxe Reverb amps.
I believe I do know what both you collectors and pro level players really want, I also have established over time ( 25+ years ) now some very good world wide network of friends and trading associates to help us to seek out and procure these quality instruments. I have access to just about any kind / type of guitar, and with our lower overhead you will get a good fair deal too.
We also can help you sell your quality guitar for you on consignment for you for a % based fee just email us to ask for the details and terms of consigning your guitar or amp with JVGuitars,
We are currently buying vintage and used Guitars,Amp and Effects..We can purchase your item directly from you, just email your items details & information & leave your name and phone # and several good detailed pictures (jpegs) of it and your asking price and we will consider purchasing and then get back to you by email. We are always looking to Buy-Sell & Trade with you so please email your detailed list with $.
JVG Payment Acceptance:
We accept the following forms of payment..US DOLLARS ONLY.
Pay by Cashiers check, Postal Money Order, wire transfer pre-paid, Western Union transfer.
Your Personal or company checks are acceptable with a possible 30 work day after deposit-hold and must clear or bank before we can ship the item
** Paypal may be accepted for smaller payments only( under $350.00 US ) however always ask first! SORRY NO PAYPAL for out of USA purchasers or shipping addresses you may wire transfer funds or use western union CASH transfer, if PayPal is accepted ( amounts under $350.00 us the buyers ( YOU ) are to add 3.95% to your TOTAL transaction amount to cover PP their CC fees as our guitars here are already specially cash discounted by 4% priced for you
Sorry NO CC or Paypal payments accepted in the following countries due to CC fraud Sorry to all you good honest people of those countries however we can discuss wire transfer paymentsRomania,Indonesia,Singapore,Ghana,Nigeria Hungary,Belarus,Bulgaria,Estonia,Latvia, Lithuania,Slovak Republic,Ukraine,Russia,Yugoslavia,Macedonia,Philippines,Thailand,Malaysia: JVGuitars will not ship to the following countries because they are on the U.S. Department of Treasury sanction list: Cuba,Iran,North Korea,Libya,Serbia,Sudan
Lay-Away & Custom Orders:
A 30% minimum deposit is required for any JVG custom order guitars purchased or "Lay-Away" to hold your purchase 10% added to final sale price for all lay-aways. No Returns on custom order guitars, projects guitars, or Relic guitars or Layaways period and time frame is not to exceed 45 days to fully pay off the balance 100%. If item or items are not paid in full within 45 days, We will consider the item abandoned. Lay-Away Deposits are non-refundable.
JVGuitars offers a 24 hour approval on many of our guitars ...you must contact us directly within 24 hours of the guitars delivery to alert us to a mistake or discrepancy or misrepresentation in description other than damage in transit, guitars that have been damaged in transit by the shipping and handling that liability is covered by the shippers insurance policy and that shipping carrier is responsible and that liability is clearly not covered by JVGuitars in any way and returns of that nature are not acceptable.. Custom orders , discounted or price reduced or sale items and any items listed as projects, relics are not returnable or refundable period. Custom order guitar come backed with a 1 year free adjustment action set up and buyer pays only for shipping. Please do ask if you may have any questions> Returns that have been accepted ( other than our misrepresentation return of course )are subject to JVG approval and a 18% restock return fee applies to any approved return with no exceptions. In some cases a store credit for JVGuitars may be issued good for items of equal or greater value which buyer pays and difference in cost. The Customer pays for all necessary shipping and insurance charges... on a return that you may have received free shipping on you now will be responsible for the original cost of shipping & processing to you and back from you. Since most of our inventory items are used you are to assume that they are not new or in mint or as new condition unless otherwise stated in the items description please fully read the descriptions. Items are only returnable for the items misrepresentation in our sales advertisement description. We are human too and anyone human can make a mistake and its possible, for this reason we are extremely careful in this regard to accurately describe the item to the best of our ability and to not misrepresent our inventory. NO returns accepted on Custom order guitars , Relic or aged guitars, projects, trade exchanges, price discounted guitars or gear, effect units, amplifiers, parts or shipping damaged items. We do invite you to telephone Joe for an "in hand description" to clear up questions you may have about an item so to be a fully informed buyer.
Your orders "purchase returns".. are to be returned promptly by you only after contacting Joe @ JVG for your specific return authorization RMA #'s to track and accept without this RMA# authorization # clearly visible on the top of the shipping box, items returned random miscellaneous packages will not be accepted Joe's Vintage Guitars�.... Returns are subject to a 18% "re-stocking" fee NO EXCEPTIONS,. This is to deter tire-kickers or tone searchers for tying up our investment and preventing a legitimate timely sale
NO RETURNS on "Amplifiers, Vintage Audio or Lay-Away" no exceptions. No returns for changing your mind, buyers remorse or tonal nuances. Please be familiar with the model type of item you are purchasing here BEFORE BUYING to make for a pleasurable purchase experience.
Shipping Responsibility Policy:
All J.V.G. items are professionally packed - shipped and insured at buyers expense via UPS, USPS or FedEx at JVG discretion . The shipping company once JVGuitars has handed over the item is responsible for damages incurred in transit NOT JVGuitars and the buyer is responsible for the pursuit of any and all damage claims with the shipping company directly. JVG is not responsible for shipping rate changes or misquote pricing as new stringent package requirement size limits are being imposed due to 911 world wide some countries have and are changing the maximum size limitations and raising rates, buyers pay for all shipping charges as well as packing/handling fees and insurance no exceptions.
JVG is not responsible for shipping damages. NO EXCEPTIONS
**Amps Shipping option: JVG can optionally custom make a shipping crate from wood to help provide the maximum protection for your amp. From $100-$125 additional.. Above policies still apply
**Ask about anvil case availability for your amp purchase.
Our Business Hours:
Monday-Saturday 9:00 am to 8:pm