Counterfeit guitars seized in Chicago

Chicago Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents report a rash of faked guitars flowing through the O’Hare International Mail Facility. From the CBP site:

(O)fficers have seized more than 50 electric and acoustic guitars bearing counterfeit trademarks and trade names such as Fender, Gibson, Martin and Taylor. The counterfeit guitars were found to have a different feel, look and sound in addition to being of substandard quality.

Read more and see some of the knockoffs at

Right here.


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