One of our readers, going only by Rockbeare, shared this incredible  collection of ultra-clean vintage instruments: Front row - 1958 Guild  M75 Aristocrat, 1954 Gibson Les Paul Goldtop, 1960 Gibson Les Paul TV  Junior, 1961/62 Fender Shoreline Gold Strat, 1960 Gibson Les Paul TV  Special, 1958 Gibson Les Paul Sunburst, 1956 Gretsch Duo Jet. Back Row -  1960 Gibson ES-330 TN, 1959 Gibson ES-335 TD, 1962 Gibson ES-330 TC.

One of our readers, going only by Rockbeare, shared this incredible collection of ultra-clean vintage instruments: Front row - 1958 Guild M75 Aristocrat, 1954 Gibson Les Paul Goldtop, 1960 Gibson Les Paul TV Junior, 1961/62 Fender Shoreline Gold Strat, 1960 Gibson Les Paul TV Special, 1958 Gibson Les Paul Sunburst, 1956 Gretsch Duo Jet. Back Row - 1960 Gibson ES-330 TN, 1959 Gibson ES-335 TD, 1962 Gibson ES-330 TC.

Robert Kantor Springtime
Kantor guitars are American-made Fender instruments hand-decorated with Swarovski crystals in New York City. See more in our gallery…

Robert Kantor Springtime

Kantor guitars are American-made Fender instruments hand-decorated with Swarovski crystals in New York City. See more in our gallery…

Fender Select Series
Just-announced series from Fender offers Custom Shop-style features from their USA shop. Check out the details in our news story.

Fender Select Series

Just-announced series from Fender offers Custom Shop-style features from their USA shop. Check out the details in our news story.

James Hetfield-decorated Strat
Hetfield decorated this Strat (which depicts a kid using guitar to ward off negativity) for a 2010 Little Kids Rock charity auction. Musicians like Joe Satriani, Michael Franti, and Slash also decorated guitars.

James Hetfield-decorated Strat

Hetfield decorated this Strat (which depicts a kid using guitar to ward off negativity) for a 2010 Little Kids Rock charity auction. Musicians like Joe Satriani, Michael Franti, and Slash also decorated guitars.

Ouch. 
Someone installed a Floyd on this 1965 Shoreline Gold Strat. See how it got put together in our Restoring an Original column.

Ouch.

Someone installed a Floyd on this 1965 Shoreline Gold Strat. See how it got put together in our Restoring an Original column.