marina Mark 41A

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Posted by Nandor Spisak on Sat, 12/08/07 - 11:01:37.
In Reply to Lyons Music

I have just bought a Marina Mark 41A 12 string guitar. It has a great sound and looks beautiful. Can anyone tell me how much it may be worth cause now everybody wants to buy it from me and tell me how great this guitar is?
Nandor

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marina Mark 41A

I have had one since the 80's. It's a cheap Chinese model that really doesn't sound much better with age - so it will never be worth much. If you switch out the crummy standard plastic bridge to a bone bridge, the sound will improve. This guitar is worth much more that it will fetch, so might as well hang on to it :)

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Re: marina Mark 41A

Worty US$100 if in good condition.

Re: marina Mark 41A

I don't have a 41A but I have a 36G 6 string and I also would like to know what it is worth. I bought it from a pawn shop for $60, but it sounds to good to be worth that much.  Sory I can't help you with what yours is worth.

Re: marina Mark 41A

I am also trying to find out how much one is worth. I got it as a gift and was curious since some friends have approached me asking how much I'd sell it for- not sure I would since it does sound so great but I'd like to know.

Re: marina Mark 41A

Hi there,
I found one at ebay: http://cgi.ebay.de/Marina-Mark-41A-12-Saitige-Gitarre_W0QQitemZ350018501175QQihZ022QQcategoryZ2385QQcmdZViewItem
Seems like 60 Euro is the limit for a used one!
If the Link didn`t work, search at ebay.de for 350018501175
Greetings!

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