Connecticut Guitar and Strings is housed in an 1,800 square foot climate controlled shop with great security, insured by Heritage Insurance Service, and fire-protected throughout.  It is a fully equipped guitar shop with state-of-the-art tooling including an in-house spray and finish facility.

With over 40 years of full-time experience, luthier Barry Lipman is currently  factory authorized by the  following guitar companies (in alphabetical order):

Cordoba, Guild, Martin, Ovation, Takamine, and Taylor

From simple set-ups and jack replacements to complex collision damage repairs and full vintage restorations, all work is done in-house by Barry Lipman to the highest industry standards.

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