US $.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

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US $.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by bwong » Wed Apr 19, 2017 1:44 am

Type / luthier: Kohno 30, 1977 year
- Scale length (mm):660
- Nut: 52 mm
- Top: Spruce
- Back / Sides: Rosewood
- Fingerboard / (bridge): ebony
- Sound: very good
- Condition: excellent, see exception
- Price: USD 2000, with original hard case, payment by paypal added charge or bank wires add bank charge
- Shipping: worldwide fixed at USD 120
- Location Hong Kong

1977 Kohno 30 Concert Classical, Excellent condition, this is a top of the range' classical guitar I believe the top to be fine grain solid Cedar and the sides to be Brazilian Rosewood.
This is the top of the range Model and it is signed by Kohno himself.

Beautiful example of a Model 30. I take loving care of it as it is more than just a guitar to me;it has a soul. 
It sings,laughs . It has had 1 small line surface crack repaired. Pls see the photo , Kohno's of that vintage came with NEW Goteh tuners. I would like to post some pictures.

Except for a well repaired surface small crack, pls see the photo, it was repaired in excellent condition. And no harm to the inside wood.

Tuner had replaced with NEW Goto half year before.

Comes with a straight neck, easy action and tone and volume to be expected from a guitar constructed from the finest rarest materials by an outstanding luthier. Beautiful sound, strong projection, quick response and sustained, combined to great playability and balance. Scale 660mm, Neck width 52mm. 

welcome to discuss in more information needed
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Re: US$.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by Kintla » Wed Apr 19, 2017 2:00 am

To my eye the top looks like spruce. Am not sure I've ever seen a Kohno with a cedar top that I can remember, at least one of this vintage. Too bad you are so far away, looks like a nice one!

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Re: US$.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by petermc61 » Wed Apr 19, 2017 4:45 am

Darkened with age (lovely!) but also looks like spruce to me.

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Re: US$.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by rinneby » Wed Apr 19, 2017 7:31 am

PM sent.

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Re: US$.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by Guitar-ded » Fri Apr 21, 2017 11:11 pm

petermc61 wrote:Darkened with age (lovely!) but also looks like spruce to me.
I thought the same thing FWIW.
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Re: US $.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by Philosopherguy » Sat Apr 22, 2017 2:01 am

At that price, this guitar is likely a steal! Another gem that I hate to have to pass on right now! hahaha.. Good luck with the sale. This guitar will likely go quick.

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Re: US $.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by memphis » Tue Apr 25, 2017 12:22 pm

This looks to be a wonderful guitar! Good luck to the seller and congrats to whom ever the new owner shall be!

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Re: US $.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by bwong » Tue May 09, 2017 4:43 am

private emails had replied , pls check
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Re: US $.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by rinneby » Tue May 09, 2017 3:42 pm

I would buy this in an instant if it was in EU. Simple as that.

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Re: US $.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by bwong » Wed May 17, 2017 4:39 am

rinneby wrote:
Tue May 09, 2017 3:42 pm
I would buy this in an instant if it was in EU. Simple as that.

/Jon
hi, it is fine to ship to Eu, I had shipped guitar to USA and France
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Re: US $.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by rinneby » Wed May 17, 2017 7:26 am

bwong wrote:
Wed May 17, 2017 4:39 am
rinneby wrote:
Tue May 09, 2017 3:42 pm
I would buy this in an instant if it was in EU. Simple as that.

/Jon
hi, it is fine to ship to Eu, I had shipped guitar to USA and France
+ shipping + taxes + customs + it's BR rosewood = Too much of a gamble even for a Swede.

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Re: US $.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by bwong » Sat May 20, 2017 8:35 pm

hi pls check PM
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Re: US $.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by Brusko » Sun May 21, 2017 11:07 am

Jesus, it's almost ridiculous that this one still not sold.

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Re: US $.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by rinneby » Sun May 21, 2017 1:08 pm

Brusko wrote:
Sun May 21, 2017 11:07 am
Jesus, it's almost ridiculous that this one still not sold.
Indeed, probably due to where it's located. The price is a real steal anyway.

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Re: US $.2000 Kohno 30 spruce 1977, Hong Kong

Post by Tom » Wed May 24, 2017 1:38 pm

Would have bought it if it is a 650 scale.

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