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Stratoblogster Recommended eBay Gear Merchants


I've found a few eBay Stores that specialize in high-end, high quality and/or difficult to find parts, accessories, hardware, strat wiring items and gadgets. These folks carry what many of the standard retailers don't bother with.

These
eBay Stores merchants are top rated and accountable. Each home page shows both good and bad customer ratings, sales history and how eBay ranks them. How many other online or physical businesses have their customer ratings advertised on their home page or their front door??

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The following eBay pages were written by experts at buying & selling gear online:

EBAY VINTAGE ELECTRIC GUITAR GUIDE

EBAY VINTAGE GUITAR AMPLIFIER GUIDE


eBay Buyer Protection
- Don't get screwed.


Boutique- Niche, Gear & Resource Sites:


GuitarGearStores.com
Guitar Gear Stores consolidates all the best gear websites and eBay music instrument gear stores into an easy to navigate directory site. This blog directory is an abbreviated sample of GuitarGearStores.com.

HIGH END GUITAR DEALERS:


EBAY STORES Electric Guitar Search (in order of "Priced Highest" so you don't have to wade thru pages of junk) eBay's complete store only listings for "electric guitar". eBay Stores are run by merchants, not onesy-twosy auction sellers. These stores mostly list "Buy it Now" new products, and are the SAFE recommended way to shop at eBay. Check each store's posted customer ratings & history. eBay registration is free & quick- click here to register.

Wildwood Guitars - Large Fender Dealer. "Amazing selection of high end guitars and amps, we ship worldwide."

The Music Zoo - Fender Custom Shop Dealer:
"The Music has been in its Queens, New York location for over 12 years and in this time we have grown to become one of the largest dealers of high-end guitars and amps in the nation. Our feedback remains at 100% positive because we take the time to talk to you about your purchases and provide total customer service."

Guitarville By Vegas
"...Quality USA Fender 1954-1974,Pre Cbs Stratocaster Vintage Guitars, Necks, Bodys, Bridges, Pickups, Pickguards, Cases, Tuners,Pots,Neck Plates,and Hardware.Fender Custom Shop.Tele, Telecaster parts. I ship Overseas everyday.Buy from a trusted seller.I know my product."

Vintage-Guitars-Music
"Our shop is dedicated to new and vintage Fender's and Gibson's guitars. Plus, we offer a wide choice of effects and miscellaneous musical items. We're serious on instruments selection, as well when selling them ! So bid and buy with complete confidence and see you soon !"

Fuller's Vintage Guitar
Large Texas based vintage gear dealer with lots of hi-end Strats & Teles.

Warpdrive Music - "World-class dealer of rare vintage instruments, vintage amplifiers, and high quality American and imported guitars. We are your premier destination for Gibson, Fender Custom Shop, Grestch, Taylor, Alvarez Yairi and much more!"

PARTS & ACCESSORIES:


The STRATosphere
"Genuine Fender parts & worldwide shipping at The STRATosphere. Our store specializes in USA Fender Strat, Tele, Jazzmaster, & Bass guitar parts: necks, bodies, hardware, pickups, & cases. Buy deluxe, vintage, custom shop, & modern models 24/7. Get the best Fender quality only at The STRATosphere!"


Metal Shop Music (loaded Strat pickguards)
Specializing in a large variety of loaded - prewired Fender factory and Custom Shop Strat pickguards. Pickup configurations typically include: Lace Sensor Holy Grail 54's, Samarium Cobalt, Texas Specials, TBX, Duncan 59's, Tex Mex, Lace Sensor Hot Gold SSS, etc.

Tricked Out Guitar is a recent addition to the Quality Cables Plus family of eBay Stores, providing the best parts and hardware for tricking out your Strat. Product lines include: Allparts, Q-Parts, Stellartone, Lindy Fralin, TV Jones, Seymour Duncan, Wilkinson, Mighty-Mite, Fender, Gibson, Custom Shop and more. Be sure to check out TOG's custom prewired pickguard assemblies in several yummy flavors.

Dazbootman Pickguards
Dazbootman Pickguards is the one-stop shop for hard to find and unique guitar pickguards.


BOUTIQUE EFFECTS PEDALS:
(All the best pedals on the planet can be found at these merchants!)

TunnelVision Music (scroll down for their non-eBay web store)
"eBay's premier guitar shop. featuring Carl Martin, Diamond, Durham, Electro-Harmonix, EMMA, Fulltone, HAO, HomeBrew, ISP, Dunlop, Maxon, MXR, PedalTrain, Pigtronix, Radial Tonebone, Red Witch, Retro-Sonic, Rocktron, Roger Mayer, TC Electronic, Tech 21 SansAmp, ToadWorks, T-Rex, Voodoo Lab, Xotic, Z-Vex & more!"

GuitarEffectsPedals-com-Store
"Authorized Dealer for Electro-Harmonix, Danelectro, Roger Mayer, MI Audio, Visual Sound, Tech 21, Jacques, Moog, HomeBrew Electronics, Gig-FX, Maxon, Carl Martin, Emma, T-Rex, Pigtronix, Option 5, Guyatone, Diaz, Startouch, Bixonic, Burriss, Lehle, Pedaltrain pedal boards, power supplies, and more!"

ProGuitarShop "For the Tone Voyeur". PGS stocks a wide array of both exotic and
well known pedal brands. Fulltone, Subdecay, Carl Martin, Cusak, Empress, 65 Amps, Keeley, Pfeiffer, Demeter and many more!

Tone Factor (eBay Store)- "We're dedicated to bringing you the finest in high quality effects and accessories. We're not a corporate superstore. Our small staff of knowledgeable musicians is here to help you achieve the tone that you've been searching for. Let us help unlock your tone."
Lines include: Barber, Cusack, Catalinbread, Diamond,Emma, Empress, Fulltone, Keeley, Guyatone, MI Audio, Pedaltrain, Pedalworx, Pigtronix, Subdecay, Visual Sound and MANY MORE!

Fat Tone Guitars - (eBay Store) "Welcome to Fat Tone Guitars on eBay. Fat Tone Guitars is your one-stop shop for fine Guitars, Basses, Amps and Effects--in all price ranges. Check back often as we add new products all the time.
Authorized Dealer for: Eastwood Guitars, Gretsch Guitars, Guild Guitars, Dean Guitars, St. Blues Guitars, Campbell American Guitars, Ampeg Amps, ValveTrain Amps, Peavey Amps, Genz Benz Amps, TC Electronic, Catalinbread, Toadworks, Subdecay, Keeley, MXR, Dunlop, Tech 21 and BBE Effects."


eBay Stores Search - All stores listings for "effects pedals".

TUBES and AMP PARTS SUPPLIERS:

(consult the left side "Store Categories" links at these sites)

Tubes and Tones - "Buy vacuum tubes and capacitors items from Tubes and Tones eBay Store. We also sell tube sockets, Jensen items on eBay... Welcome to Tubes & Tones. We offer premium vacuum tubes, speakers and electrical components at a competitive price. We thank you for stopping by and look forward to servicing your tube amp needs!"

Angela Instruments - "GENUINE FENDER USA PARTS AND ACCESSORIES FOR STRAT, TELE, JAGUAR, JAZZMASTER, PRECISION BASS, JAZZ BASS AND FENDER AMPS! TONS OF PREMIUM N.O.S. AUDIO TUBES, TRANSFORMERS, SOCKETS, CHASSIS, CAPACITORS, RESISTORS AND A WHOLE LOT MORE! SERVING THE MUSIC INDUSTRY WORLDWIDE SINCE 1977."
PartsPipe - "Buy SWITCHES and ELECTRONIC ACCESSORIES items from PARTSPIPE eBay Store. We also sell Push Button Switches, AMPLIFIER ACCESSORIES PARTS items on eBay."

AmperexDotUs "Selling the finest vintage vacuum tubes". Ask any tube amp guru/geek about Amperex tubes. These guys have 'em, and great deals. How does $9.00 for four 12AX7's sound?!

Vacuum Tube Supply - "Vacuum Tube/Valve sales for antique radio, audio and ham use. Regular vacuum tube specials for Collins, Drake, Swan, Hammarlund, National, Hallicrafters, Heathkit, McIntosh, Scott, Fisher and Marantz."

KW Tubes - "Electron parts distributed worldwide... Buy Capacitors and Tubes items from KW TUBES eBay Store. We also sell Switches, Meters items on eBay."

eBay Stores Directory All electronics catagory stores for search term "12AX7 tubes"

MISCELLANEOUS:

Full-Compass (STUDIO GEAR)
"AKG, Shure, JBL, Tascam, Neumann, Sennheiser, Audio-Technica, Panasonic, Sony, JVC, Crown, dbx, Mackie, Technics, QSC, Audix, Lexicon, Marantz, Denon, Rane and 700 other lines."

PrivateSecurityProducts.Com CUSTOM GUITAR VAULTS that can accomodate up to 15 instruments. A 12-15 instrument vault set up to withstand 2300 degrees F for 60 minutes, will cost under $2500-- the typical cost of just one custom Strat these days.



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