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I'm always looking for my next project or even a great piece of history to digitize. Feel free to contact me with instruments in any condition and any collection of parts and we can work something out. 



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  1. Thanks for the terrific compilation of info on Kay and Harmony guitars. I've owned/repaired/donated plenty in my time. Presently I'm "building" a KayKraft Venetian style A archtop, and I'm thinking about replacing the existing adjustable 14 fret-to-body neck with a 12 fret-to-body. The bracing on the 14 fret version involves a shallow X pattern but it is contained in the lower bout below the bridge, so....I'm thinking I might try to convert it to a 12 fret guitar so the bridge rests on the X brace--wondering if anyone else has considered this, and if so, what the outcome may have been. Thanks again for your hard work.

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    1. No problem! That is very cool, I haven't owned a Kay Kraft yet so I haven't seen the bracing to comment on that. Good luck!

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  2. I have a Kay flat top and am interested in finding out what it is worth and possibly selling it. How do I find out what it is worth?

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