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Kasuga Japanese collectible G120 quite rare

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  • Closed: Wed 3 Nov 2010, 9:15 pm
Listing #: 328009764
Standard 100.8cm long.
Immediately noticeable: loudness, sustain, great presence.
Likely 25-35 yrs; yet good condition for its age. Light scratch marks only. Very straight neck, no lifting on top panel.

No info online, only siblings G160, G200, G310.

http://www.acousticguitarforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=34
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I have a Kasuga G-160 I've picked up a few new classicals lately and haven't found anything that sounds as good (to me).

http://www.guitarsite.com/database/Guitars/rec/295/wwwboard/m
essages/1255.shtml
Vidar. ..own a Kasuga G-200..have still not played any other guitar with the same warm tone..Kasuga is worth much more as an instrument than as a collectors..I am looking for..would gladly buy a Kasuga instead of a Martin.

G310 played: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5XM8dLc4Xp4

http://www.mudcat.org/thread.cfm?threadid=82759

Steve-o...Kasuga guitars when I lived in Japan..'70s..very high quality wish I had brought a few home.

Petri. I have a Kasuga G-310..sounds really rich and loud..I decided to become a collector of acoustic Kasugas.

http://www.jedistar.com/jedistar_vintage_guitar_dating_k.htm
..estab in 1935.. In the 1980's/1990's they made guitars for Yamaha..apparently made some Washburn

http://www.ibanezcollectors.com/discus/messages/21420/1000452
.html?1185149151
testament to the quality..an association between them & CF Martin, which, I think, was the origin of..Sigma.

http://www.acousticguitarforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=48
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someone who bought one..the guitar tech.. said it was Martin quality.

http://www.guitarsite.com/database/Guitars/rec/295/wwwboard/m
essages/1392.shtml
Bulanda. recently got a kasuga..what a find it was..perfect action sound everything...its what i would expect to pay 500 or 600 hundred dollars..for the same quality.

http://www.guitarsite.com/database/Guitars/rec/295/wwwboard/m
essages/1367.shtml
Haynes..great deal..great guitar. Can't touch at ten times the price.

Bag not in Auction.

Shipping details

  • $16.00  Nth Island Parcelpost tracked
  • $33.00  Sth Island Parcelpost tracked
  • Seller allows pick-ups
  • Seller location: Auckland City, Auckland, NZ

Payment details

  • NZ bank deposit
  • Cash

About the seller

vitalechiro (542 542 positive feedback)
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  • Member since Oct 2008

Closes: Wed 3 Nov, 9:15 pm. 2010 This auction used auto-extend.