Acoustic Guitars/Takamine f455s


dale wrote at 2013-01-19 17:12:13
to update value of this amazing guitar, indeed, they are now going for $2k to $2500.  Dylan has one.  They are almost impossible to find buit they do pop up now and then.  There are two on ebay 2/19/2013. The one with damage is $1500, the other is a little over 2k. The imported 24 only is a nice story but unconfirmed.  The takamine site has this guitar in archive @

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James Koontz


Acoustic guitar, electric guitar, Amplifiers, Most anything Music related... Also most anything related to security, Fire and access control, as well as CCTV system.


20 years as a sound engineer, part time luthier, and general all around technical dude for many local bands. One of which was fairly large in the 80's and 90's with multiple recordings, and was the opening act for David Allen Coe, as well as got a nashville recording opportunity. The band disbanded before making it mainstream.

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Highlights for Children, Mystery Magazine,several online Publications, multiple cd's from various artists.

I have 20 years experience, some electrical college experience. Studied Law, philosophy, and theology.

Awards and Honors
well, too many to listm and none worth much more than a paperweight to hold down the ones that are on paper.

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