Here’s a new page of helpful links that I’m constantly working on, and constantly adding new information. First, if you’re thinking about wading into the waters of actually playing these oddball guitars on a frequent basis, then you have to start here to read about my experiences and opinions about collecting and playing these guitars. Check it out at Collecting Oddball Guitars 101.
Here’s the Bizarre Guitar Pickup Encyclopedia!!
Then there’s the Ebay “Code Book.”
Then when you’re ready to start collecting some general information, these are some good places to start! Vintage Guitar Informational Sites.
When you’re ready to start coming out of the basement and chatting with other nuts, go here! Vintage Guitar Forums.
If you’re into the Japanese stuff, check these out!
If you’re into the American stuff, ya gots ta go here!
If you’re into the European stuff, including Italian and British and Soviet gits, then head on over here!
And finally, below are some general and interesting links I’ve found. Enjoy!!
Here’s a site all about violin basses!! Crazy!