US $.3000 Otto Vowinkel Concert spruce 2000, Saginaw, MI

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Muggins Simoon
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US $.3000 Otto Vowinkel Concert spruce 2000, Saginaw, MI

Post by Muggins Simoon » Fri Jun 02, 2017 3:30 am

Type: Otto Vowinkel Concert
Year: 2000
Scale Length: 650mm
Nut Width: 52mm
Top: Spruce
Bracing: Fan
Back: Brazilian
Fingerboard: Ebony
Tuners: Sloane
Condition: Used
Price: $3,000 USD buyer pays shipping (For sale to US buyers only due to BR)
Viewing/Trial: Yes/7 day trial- buyer pays shipping both ways if returned
Location: Saginaw, MI

For sale is my 2000 Otto Vowinkel Concert. The guitar has a light build and very comfortable neck. It is easy to play, has an excellent dynamic range, and spot-on intonation. The tone is beautiful and refined. I would describe the sound as smooth and rich with some bite; as well as pleasant but not overpowering overtones. Sustain and balance are very good. It is punchy and has plenty of volume. The tone retains its quality and character whether playing loudly or softly. The condition of the instrument is used with noticeable playing wear to the French Polish and two small, repaired cracks on the top. They were professionally repaired and stable. There is a ding on the lower bottom bout. These issues are functionally cosmetic and occurred before I owned the guitar. Please see pictures. I am selling due to financial reasons not related to buying another guitar. This is a good chance to own a world class instrument from this well-known luthier at a decent price. I want the buyer to be sure he or she loves the guitar. To that end, I am offering a 7 day trial. If returned, buyer pays return shipping. I would also be happy to show the guitar in person. Comes with a Hiscocx Liteflite case.
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2011 Mathieu Trepanier Sitka/Koa
2000 Otto Vowinkel Concert Spruce/Brazilian
1998 Christopher Dean Spruce/Indian
1995 Richard Schneider Sequoia/Brazilian
1979 Dauphin Model 40 (Japan-signed label) Cedar/Indian

Kintla
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Re: US $.4100 Otto Vowinkel Concert spruce 2000, Saginaw, MI

Post by Kintla » Sat Jun 03, 2017 3:17 pm

Nice looking guitar, I almost commissioned a Vowinkel years ago, love his rosette! GLWS.

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Muggins Simoon
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Re: US $.3000 Otto Vowinkel Concert 2000, Saginaw, MI

Post by Muggins Simoon » Sat Sep 30, 2017 4:47 pm

Price change. $3000usd plus buyer pays shipping. 7 day trial.
2011 Mathieu Trepanier Sitka/Koa
2000 Otto Vowinkel Concert Spruce/Brazilian
1998 Christopher Dean Spruce/Indian
1995 Richard Schneider Sequoia/Brazilian
1979 Dauphin Model 40 (Japan-signed label) Cedar/Indian

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Re: US $.3000 Otto Vowinkel Concert spruce 2000, Saginaw, MI

Post by Intune » Sun Oct 01, 2017 11:56 am

Great price for a first-class concert instrument built by a well known luthier using master grade woods one would expect to find on a guitar costing three times as much! Someone will be very happy with this one. If I didn't already have a new spruce guitar on order, I'd jump at it.
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2010 Andres Marvi (cedar/Madagascar rosewood)

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