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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-21-2005, 06:42 PM Thread Starter
 
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Best place to get a strat?

I know all the secrets to getting a great deal on an Ibanez- new or used. But I'd like to pick up a used strat- Mexican made probably. Where should I look for the best prices? I try to avoid the 'bay...
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Re: Best place to get a strat?

I've found most of my best deals on used guitars at larger, big city pawn shops. Shop around, for as I'm sure you're aware, some unscrupulous pawn brokers try to screw the seller and the buyer. After scouring about 20 shops in the Baltimore area, I've narrowed it down to about 3 that I visit regularly.
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Re: Best place to get a strat?

I find the best prices in a shop that is too large for the area it is in... they will be cheaper due to lack of market just so it doesnt sit around forever!
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