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I found one of these in a pawn shop. He wants 200 for it. It has had the neck re-glued but it looks solid, plays good

 

Couldn't really find a topic with this model in the header

 

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I always liked maple bodied jumbo box instruments. Had a wonderful 1973 Guild F50 once that was a killer guitar, wish I never sold that one.

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lots online nice guitar FT-570BL/SB Sheraton300px-FT570SB.jpg magnify-clip.pngEpiphone FT-570300px-FT570.jpg magnify-clip.pngEpiphone FT-570

  • 1973-1979
  • Made in Japan
  • Deluxe professional model
  • Square-shoulder jumbo body style
  • Laminated spruce top
  • Laminated maple back & sides (FT-570BL)
  • Laminated mahogany back & sides (FT-570SB)
  • 5-ply body & headstock binding
  • single-ply neck binding
  • Multi-ply 3-ring rosette
  • Set 3-piece birch neck
  • Rosewood fingerboard with block inlays
  • Non-adjustable rosewood bridge with decorative inlay
  • Black bridge pins
  • Single-ply black pickguard with foil "E" emblem
  • Individual enclosed stamped tuners
  • 25.5" scale

Colors:

 

  • Natural (FT-570BL)
  • Golden Sunburst (FT-570SB)

 

 

 

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What you have there is a jewel and $200 not a horrible price. I buy up every one of those pre Norlin blue labels I can find. Several of the ones I'll keep forever were snapped up in that price range, and I would love to run across a Jumbo. For the money, the old FT's are some of the best sounding knock around guitars out there.

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