H.I.Guitars, Inc. is the only one specialized shop, where handles the Vintage
Fender Stratocasters, in the world.
An owner, Key, is crazy about the Vintage Fender Stratocaster. H.I.Guitars,
Inc. has a principle that we handles the Strarocasters which are satisfied
by Key based on the knowledge and the various date gathered through his
about thirty years of hisexperienceswith the Vintage Fender Stratocaster.
Sowe are proudly say that werecommend all itemsat the shop to you.
Key, himself, has been playing the Vintage Fender Stratocaster for more
than thirty yearss and has been collecting mainly the original Custom Color
Stratocasters which are built in pre-CBS period for about thirty years.
Since Key has two faces as the player and also as the collector, our inventory
is varied from a reasonable Vintage Stratocaster, which are suitable for
enjoying its sounds while playing it, to the rare items which are the envy
of the Vintage Stratocaster collectors in the world. So we are certainly
to say that you would find the only one Vintage Stratocaster of your dtream
among our inventory.
Vintage: Although the sound of the 'Vintage' is pleasant, it is true that the instrument which had built more than thirty years ago and had been used at least once is considred as a 'Used instrument'. H.I.Guitars, Inc. belives that the musical instrument should be playable. So all arriving items are thoroughly wxamined and are set up and ajusted by our specialist before displaying at the shop. All items are in the best condition, so you will feel comfortable playing it.
Since the shop opened in 2002, we have been doing businesses with the customers in America and other countries. Also, we had booth at the Guitar Show at Dallas and at Arlington, Ameriac. But now, we have not being joining the Guitar Show at the Northern America because of the strong Japanese Yen for several years; we hape to come back to there in near future. And at there, we are looking forward to seeing you and having a wounberful conversation about the Vintage Stratocaster with you.
Those items listed ou our websight can be ourchased through the online. On our web pages we provide detailed descriptions and various pictures foe each item as much as possible. On the other hand, however, we feel difficult to describe the sounds each guitar objectively, becaouse the sounds are influenced by an amplifire which used to play and the player. so if you have any further questions about the specifications and/or the sounds, please feel free to contact us by e-mail and/or by a phone. We are happy to explaine to you as much as possible.
We also have the full inventories of parts and cases of the original Vintage Fender Stratocaster which cover almost all periods. We are happy to support your Vintage Stratocaster Life. If you are looking for any parts and/or cases, please feel free to contact us the e-mail.
Also, we are always looking for the Vintage Fender Stratocaster, Those Stratocasters we want to purchase are: the Player's Stratocaster which were refinished or whose parts were changed, 100% original in Mint condition and Collector's Piece of theOroginal Custom Color. If it is a superb article which really hit the 'Collector's Spirit' of the owner, Key, we promise you to buy in a high assessed price. We are also welcome for offer of a trade-in, and we purchase the part and cases of Vintage Stratocaster, Pleasefeel free to contact by the e-mail.
At last, H.I.Guitar, Inc. has a showroom, 'Strato-Crazy' at Kanda, Tokyo. You will be able to check all inventories which are displayed on our websight. Thereis a full-soundproof checking room which is occupied with vrious Vintage Amplifires made by Fender and Marshall, so it is possible for you to check the sound. If you have a chance to come to Tokyo, Japan by businessand/or by a tour, pleasestop by.
We are looking forwatd to hearing from you and seeing you at the show room,
Hiroki 'KEY' Iwai, the owner of H.I.Guitars,
<Items we handle>
*Vintage Fender Straocaster: From 1954 to 1981
*Vintage Fender Stratocaster Parts and Cases: From 1954 to 1981
*Current Used Fender Stratocaster: (Custom Shop, USA, Mexico and Japan)
*Japanese Guitar Books
We do not handle with any New Fender Japan guitars and other Japanese domestic
guitars and Parts.
- Company Name
- H.I.Guitars Inc.
- Hiroki 'KEY' Iwai
- Head Office
- Address: No.1 Furukawa Building B1, 3-8-6, Kanda Kajicho, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo,
- Show Room
Address: 3-8-6-B1, Kanda Kajicho, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo, 101-0045, Japan
Phone: +81-3-3257-7117 Business Hour: Wedensday to
Friday 15:00 to 20:00 Saturday and Sunday 13:00 to 20:00 Closed:
Monday and Tuesday When either Monday or Tuesday is
an natinal holidau, we will be opened from 13:00 to 20:00 Note:
When no customer comes to our shop thirty minutes prior to closing hour
of each business day, we will close early
- Started the business
- Since 2002