Marlin guitars

I bought a Marlin sidewinder and i customised it a bit (new magnets, tremolo and more) and it has a great Deep purple like sound. It cost me in total 480$ but i made a preety awesome guitar, i'v been told by several people that guitar of that quality would sell for 1000$ in a store. And i was wondering what experience do other people have with Marlin guitars, so do tell.

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

Munja (welcome), the honest truth is that no Marlin Sidewinder is going to sell for $480, never mind $1000. It doesn't matter. If you have made that guitar into your own dream-axe then you don't have to worry about what it is worth.

Just as well, though, because it really can't be sold for that sort of money. What upgrades have you done?

Dont know about todays Marlins, but... my friend John had one and it was a strat copy, made in Wales (no seriously it was) and made of plywood,
it was heavier than a stack of concrete blocks and had the 2nd duffest tone ive ever heard (1st place goes to a 1978 Colombus LP copy).

Im sure they are made in the far east now and are probably a better instrument.
But like bass says you are never going to acheive and ebay price of $480, let alone a $1000.

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions. Do not include any spaces in your answer.
Copy the characters (respecting upper/lower case) from the image.

Contact | Contents | Privacy Policy | Forum

This site is published by Hitsquad Pty Ltd. Copyright © 1999 - 2020 , All Rights Reserved.

Affiliate Notice: As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases.