Welcome to another fine guitar from The Old Europe! Please make sure to read the entire description below carefully, and look at all the pictures.

General introduction and background:

Nice and rare C.G. Winner badged guitar. Made in the 1980s in Korea by either Samick or Cort – my guess is rather Samick than Cort. C.G. Winner was a brand established by German musical instruments shop Musik Meyer out of Marburg, Germany.

As always, the instrument has been serviced completely and is ready to be played immediately.

Measurements, weight and other specs:

-Scale:  648 mm

-Nut: 4,1 mm

-Weight: 4,2 kg

-Pickups: Two unbranded humbucker pickups measuring at ~14k (Bridge) and 7,9k (Neck), controlled with 3 way toggle switch, master volume and master tone.

-Body: laminated layers of wood

-Neck: very slim C shaped neck, not sure which material (maybe maple) with rosewood fingerboard. Not too girthy frets on a very flat radius (probably 12’’)



-Body: Good condition with some marks of use, a couple of dings

-Neck: neck is straight, frets are in good condition (8/10) with little to no buzz

-Hardware: good shape

-Electrics: everything works as it should

-Originality: all original


Sound and Playability:

-Playability and string action: The playability is great with a string action of 1,3 mm at the 12th fret. If you want it lower, you can do that

-Sound: A nice rounded tone, but also able to do 80s metal and hardrock really well. Please listen to the video for a sound demo.


Repairs, Service:

As always, the instrument has been serviced completely and is ready to be played immediately.

-Completely cleaned

-Frets polished and fretboard oiled

-New set of Pyramid 10 gauge nickel strings put on

-Ready to be played (just tune it up);


Auxiliary stuff:

-No case or gigbag included. The guitar will be wrapped well, and put into a sturdy cardboard box with lots of filler material. If you wish I can buy a fitting case at your costs.

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PACKAGING: All guitars are shipped out in a sturdy cardboard box with lots of filler material. Please note that for the protection of the environment, I am reusing used packaging material whenever I can.

SHIPPING: Please check the shipping quotes in this offer. I ship with insurance, worldwide. Usually I am able to ship the item on the same day or next day of received payment. Please allow 1-2 days from pick up for delivery in Germany, and 1-2 weeks within the EU. US, Canadian and over overseas buyers:  My shipping quotes are very competitive, I can only do that by using DHL Premium. Please anticipate a shipping time of up to 8 weeks depending on your location. Tracking is provided immediately when shipped out within the system. Please refrain from giving a review before you have received the guitar.

AFTER DELIVERY: After receiving the item, please inspect the package for obvious damages and make photos if there are any. After unpacking, check the item immediately for damages or other undocumented flaws. I accept a 14 days return and will pay for shipping if the item is in a different condition than described upon arrival. Please note that I will only take the item back entirely, but not grant any reduction of price and generally only accept returns if the item was unaltered after arrival.

CITES protection: all of the items I sell have been legally imported to the EU before January 1st 2017 and are registered with the authorities in Hamburg, Germany (if applicable).

DATA protection: German financial regulations demand that I keep your address on file in an invoice. The only information that I store is what this platform provides me. Please understand that I cannot delete that information from my files. You may ask what kind of info I have stored from you any time.

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Listed6 months ago
ConditionVery Good (Used)
Very Good items may show a few slight marks or scratches but are fully functional and in overall great shape.Learn more
  • T-style HH guitar
  • Purple
  • ~1987
Made In
  • Korea, Republic of
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed
Number of Strings
  • 6-String
Body Type
  • Solid Body

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The Old Europe

Hamburg, Germany
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