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A 1971 Yamaha FG 180 Red Label (Nippon Gakki) I bought new in '71
Sat in an unheated attic for over 20yrs and barely touched for 10 years before that.
Took it in to Ken at Cosmo for a little tune up because the action was a little nasty.
Didn't need a reset (wouldn't have been worth the $$) but Ken did a great job dressing the frets, shimming the nut and shaving the saddle and bridge, truss adjustment and new strings for under $115.00
Plays like a new guitar and sounds great......
I Thought I might have a wall hanger there but Ken gave it new life.
DuFf

 

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I see a theme. Gardening, birds, drinking and guitar. Niiiiiiice!!!!
 
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Awesome. Gotta love a happy ending.

(Why do you have a picture of me on your shelf. That’s pretty creepy.)
 

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My FG-331 (1978) didn't need a re-set - ruler just missed sliding over the bridge, when I laid it flat on the fretboard, prior to purchase. This, with full saddle. I was pleasantly amazed!

I'll never sell it. You are a lucky one, to find an old Yamaha in this condition. Enjoy for many years!!
 

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Aye - I see this was yours "new". Even better!
 
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