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Old 01-15-2013, 05:28 PM   #1
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19?? Kay guitar

It's my grandads Kay archtop acoustic guitar but i have no clue how old it is. does anyone have one like it, or know in general how old it is?
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Old 01-15-2013, 05:59 PM   #2
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I've got a Kay almost just like it. I believe mine was purchased from Sears & Roebuck but am not perfectly sure.

I found some information on the tuning pegs that led me to several websites and I found that those tuning keys (they are grouped in sets of 3) was made between 1944 and 1946. This date coincides well with my grandfather getting out of the army after WW2.
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Old 01-21-2013, 02:28 PM   #3
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Wow, I had no idea it was that old. The tuning keys on this guitar are in groups of three and I believe they say KLU Deluxe. thanks for the help.
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