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National is the name that started it all—they were the first company to create resonator guitars.  These guitars, where were played like steel guitars, were like nothing ever seen before, and they quickly became popular.  The National steel guitar takes the classic Hawaiian instrument and puts it through a rigorous design and testing phase to create the best possible steel guitar.

A National steel guitar can be instantly identified by its metal body.  Under the hood are one or more resonators that actually create the sound.  The steel guitar is played horizontally across the lap, unlike traditional guitars.  Instead of using your fingers to change the pitch, a bar or slider is usually used.  The strings on a steel guitar are also raised up off the neck.

National makes a number of different types of steel guitars.  They have square neck guitars that are played on the lap, but they also make round neck guitars that can be played while standing.  One of their really nice looking steel guitars is the Triolian Tricone.  It features three resonators housed in a body made from thin-gauge steel.  The NRP Steel Deluxe is another great steel guitar by National.

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1937 National Duolian Steel Body 14 Fret Resonator Acoustic Guitar
1937 National Duolian Steel Body 14 Fret Resonator Acoustic Guitar $3,995.00
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2006 National Delphi Reso Phonic Steel Body Resonator Acoustic Guitar w OHSC
2006 National Delphi Reso Phonic Steel Body Resonator Acoustic Guitar w OHSC $2,195.00
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50s National Supro Valco Lap Steel Guitar Wiring Harness
50s National Supro Valco Lap Steel Guitar Wiring Harness $40.00
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National ResoPhonic ResoRocket Steel Body Guitar Silver Rare MADE IN USA
National ResoPhonic ResoRocket Steel Body Guitar Silver Rare MADE IN USA $2,395.00
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Smith and Young Steel Resophonic RARE GUITAR made by National in USA
Smith and Young Steel Resophonic RARE GUITAR made by National in USA $1,999.00
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National Triolian Tricone Steel Body Guitar Squareneck
National Triolian Tricone Steel Body Guitar Squareneck $2,285.02
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1957 National Dynamic Lap Steel Electric Slide Guitar Vtg Supro Valco
1957 National Dynamic Lap Steel Electric Slide Guitar Vtg Supro Valco $99.00 (1 Bid)
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NATIONAL NEW YORKER c1947 Lap Steel Guitar Excellent Condition
NATIONAL NEW YORKER c1947 Lap Steel Guitar Excellent Condition $949.00
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National Grand Console Double Neck 8 String Lap Steel Guitar Supro Airline
National Grand Console Double Neck 8 String Lap Steel Guitar Supro Airline $799.00
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National New Yorker Lap Steel Guitar Circa 1950
National New Yorker Lap Steel Guitar Circa 1950 $678.00
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National Dynamic Lap Steel Consolette Guitar with legs OHSC Circa 1968
National Dynamic Lap Steel Consolette Guitar with legs  OHSC Circa 1968 $859.00
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National Triolian Single Cone Resophonic Guitar steel body dobro
National Triolian Single Cone Resophonic Guitar steel body dobro $3,120.04
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National 7 String 30 40s New Yorker Empire State Lap Steel guitar case more
National 7 String 30 40s New Yorker Empire State Lap Steel guitar case more $1,750.00
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National Grand Console Double 8 Lap Steel Guitar w Legs OHSC Circa 1953
National Grand Console Double 8 Lap Steel Guitar w Legs  OHSC Circa 1953 $942.00
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National 6 string Lap Steel guitar
National 6 string Lap Steel guitar $625.00
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Vintage National Steel Resonator Guitar Huge Price Cut 25 Now 187900
Vintage National Steel Resonator Guitar Huge Price Cut 25 Now  187900 $1,879.00
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RARE POST WW2 NATIONAL GUITAR BANJO LAP STEEL FINGER PICK
RARE POST WW2 NATIONAL GUITAR BANJO LAP STEEL FINGER PICK $17.00
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Vintage Rare National Electric Steel Guitar Lap Mid Century w Case Black Marble
Vintage Rare National Electric Steel Guitar Lap Mid Century w Case Black Marble $399.99
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Lot of 35 VINTAGE Steel Guitar Picks National Dunlop George Ls Kyser
Lot of 35 VINTAGE Steel Guitar Picks National Dunlop George Ls Kyser $99.00
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Willys Deluxe Seamless Guitar Slide Baritone Dobro National Lap Pedal Steel
Willys Deluxe Seamless Guitar Slide Baritone Dobro National Lap Pedal Steel $23.00
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1941 National 300 Amp Tube Amplifier Princess Lap Steel Guitar Original Clean
1941 National 300 Amp Tube Amplifier  Princess Lap Steel Guitar Original Clean $1,699.99
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National Triolian Tricone Steel Body Guitar
National Triolian Tricone Steel Body Guitar $2,805.00
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Banjo Guitar Steel Resonator National Medium white Thumb 4 Steel finger Pick
Banjo Guitar Steel Resonator National Medium white Thumb  4 Steel finger Pick $9.94
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Lot of 12 VINTAGE Steel Guitar Picks National Dunlop Pat Pending Plus
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Vintage 1953 National Guitar Catalog Electric Acoustic Steel and Amps
Vintage 1953 National Guitar Catalog Electric Acoustic Steel and Amps $149.99
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12 National Steel Finger Picks for Banjo Guitar Steel Resonator and Dobro
12 National Steel Finger Picks for Banjo Guitar Steel Resonator and Dobro $18.70
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Banjo Guitar Steel Resonator National Pick 4 finger Picks Vintage Brass
Banjo Guitar Steel Resonator National Pick 4 finger Picks Vintage Brass $13.65
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Banjo Guitar Steel Resonator National 4 finger Vintage Brass 2 medThumb Pick
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Banjo Guitar Steel Resonator National Pick 4 finger Picks Nickle Silver
Banjo Guitar Steel Resonator National Pick 4 finger Picks Nickle Silver $13.80
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NATIONAL THUMB PICKS Old Style with Longer Blade Dobro Banjo Lap Steel Guitar
NATIONAL THUMB PICKS Old Style with Longer Blade Dobro Banjo Lap Steel Guitar $11.72
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Willys Deluxe Seamless Guitar Slide Baritone Dobro National Lap Pedal Steel XL
Willys Deluxe Seamless Guitar Slide Baritone Dobro National Lap Pedal Steel XL $25.00
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Banjo Guitar Steel Resonator Dobro National 6 Large White Thumb Pick
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Willys Deluxe Seamless Guitar Slide Baritone Dobro National Lap Pedal Steel XL
Willys Deluxe Seamless Guitar Slide Baritone Dobro National Lap Pedal Steel XL $25.00
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Willys Deluxe Seamless Guitar Slide Baritone Dobro National Lap Pedal Steel XXL
Willys Deluxe Seamless Guitar Slide Baritone Dobro National Lap Pedal Steel XXL $26.00
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NATIONAL PICK SET Large Thumb Brass Fingerpicks NP2 Dobro Banjo Steel Guitar
NATIONAL PICK SET Large Thumb Brass Fingerpicks NP2 Dobro Banjo Steel Guitar $15.88
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Willys Deluxe Seamless Guitar Slide Tone Bar Dobro National Lap Pedal Steel XXL
Willys Deluxe Seamless Guitar Slide Tone Bar Dobro National Lap Pedal Steel XXL $27.00
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12 Medium Multi Color National Thumb Pick Banjo Guitar Steel Resonator Dobro
12 Medium Multi Color National Thumb Pick Banjo Guitar Steel Resonator Dobro $14.39
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NATIONAL STAINLESS STEEL PICK SET NP2 Large Thumb Banjo Dobro Lap Steel Guitar
NATIONAL STAINLESS STEEL PICK SET NP2 Large Thumb Banjo Dobro Lap Steel Guitar $15.85
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Black Diamond Guitar String B or 2nd Steel National Musical String Co NOS
Black Diamond Guitar String B or 2nd Steel National Musical String Co NOS $8.49
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NATIONAL PICK SET Large Thumb Nickel Fingerpicks NP2 Banjo Reso Steel Guitar
NATIONAL PICK SET Large Thumb Nickel Fingerpicks NP2 Banjo Reso Steel Guitar $16.30
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1939 National New Yorker Lap Steel Guitar Empire State in Case
1939 National New Yorker Lap Steel Guitar Empire State in Case $1,975.00
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NATIONAL BRASS NP2 PICK SET Large Thumb Banjo Dobro Lap Steel Pedal Guitar
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NATIONAL THUMB PICKS Old Style with Longer Blade Dobro Banjo Lap Steel Guitar
NATIONAL THUMB PICKS Old Style with Longer Blade Dobro Banjo Lap Steel Guitar $11.72
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NATIONAL NICKEL SILVER NP2 PICK SET Large Thumb Banjo Dobro Lap Steel Guitar
NATIONAL NICKEL SILVER NP2 PICK SET Large Thumb Banjo Dobro Lap Steel Guitar $16.32
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National NP1-8B Thumb & Finger Pick Pack - Stainless Steel/Black - Large National NP1-8B Thumb & Finger Pick Pack - Stainless Steel/Black - Large
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National picks have been popular for generations due to their style and durability. This package of National picks brings together 4 stainless steel fingerpicks and 2 thumb picks made of ABS to meet the dual needs of many musicians.

National NP1-7T Thumb & Finger Pick Pack - Stainless Steel/Mock Tortoise - Medium National NP1-7T Thumb & Finger Pick Pack - Stainless Steel/Mock Tortoise - Medium
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National picks have been popular for generations due to their style and durability. This package of National picks brings together 4 stainless steel fingerpicks and 2 thumb picks made of ABS to meet the dual needs of many musicians.

3 Small: Red White Blue Pearloid Thumb Pick and 4 NP1 Steel National Finger Pick 101779; Banjo,  Dobro, Steel, Guitar, USA 3 Small: Red White Blue Pearloid Thumb Pick and 4 NP1 Steel National Finger Pick 101779; Banjo,  Dobro, Steel, Guitar, USA
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4 NP1 Steel Finger Picks; 3 mypick Small: Red White Blue Pearloid Thumb Pick Banjo, Dobro, Steel, Guitar. The NP 1 Designed in 1930s Best then and Continues Today as a Favorite of Professional and Festival Musicians

2 Small Red Pearloid Thumb Pick and 4 NP1 Steel National Finger Pick 101762; Banjo,  Dobro, Steel, Guitar, USA 2 Small Red Pearloid Thumb Pick and 4 NP1 Steel National Finger Pick 101762; Banjo,  Dobro, Steel, Guitar, USA
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4 NP1 Steel Finger Picks; 2 Small Red Pearloid Thumb Pick Banjo, Dobro, Steel, Guitar. The NP 1 Designed in 1930s Best then and Continues Today as a Favorite of Professional and Festival Musicians

National NP1-7B Thumb & Finger Pick Pack - Stainless Steel/Black - Medium National NP1-7B Thumb & Finger Pick Pack - Stainless Steel/Black - Medium
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National picks have been popular for generations due to their style and durability. This package of National picks brings together 4 stainless steel fingerpicks and 2 thumb picks made of ABS to meet the dual needs of many musicians.

2 Small Grey Pearloid Thumb Pick and 4 NP1 Steel National Finger Pick 101755; Banjo,  Dobro, Steel, Guitar, USA 2 Small Grey Pearloid Thumb Pick and 4 NP1 Steel National Finger Pick 101755; Banjo,  Dobro, Steel, Guitar, USA
Sale Price: $13.25

4 NP1 Steel Finger Picks; 2 Small Grey Pearloid Thumb Pick Banjo, Dobro, Steel, Guitar. The NP 1 Designed in 1930s Best then and Continues Today as a Favorite of Professional and Festival Musicians

2 Small White Pearloid Thumb Pick 4 NP2B Bronze National Finger Pick 101717; Banjo,  Dobro, Steel, Guitar, VWWS 2 Small White Pearloid Thumb Pick 4 NP2B Bronze National Finger Pick 101717; Banjo,  Dobro, Steel, Guitar, VWWS
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4 NP2B Bronze Finger Picks; 2 Small White Pearloid Thumb Pick Banjo, Dobro, Steel, Guitar. The NP2 Designed in 1930s Best then and Continues Today as a Favorite of Professional and Festival Musicians

2 Small Red Pearloid Thumb Pick and 4 NP2 Stainless Steel National Finger Pick 100574; Banjo,  Dobro, Steel, Guitar, USA 2 Small Red Pearloid Thumb Pick and 4 NP2 Stainless Steel National Finger Pick 100574; Banjo,  Dobro, Steel, Guitar, USA
Sale Price: $15.47

4 NP2 Stainless Steel Finger Picks; 2 mypick Small Red Pearloid Thumb Pick Banjo, Dobro, Steel, Guitar. The NP 2ss Designed in 1930s Best then and Continues Today as a Favorite of Professional and Festival Musicians

National 2 Large White Thumb Pick and 4 NP1 Steel Finger Pick; Banjo,  Dobro, Steel, Guitar, USA National 2 Large White Thumb Pick and 4 NP1 Steel Finger Pick; Banjo,  Dobro, Steel, Guitar, USA
Sale Price: $13.70

National set of picks 2 NP8W Large White Thumb, and 4 NP1 Steel Finger Picks; Banjo, Dobro, Steel, Guitar, Designed in 1930s Best then and Continues Today

2 Small Blue Pearloid Thumb Pick and 4 NP2 National Finger Pick 100581; Banjo,  Dobro, Steel, Guitar, USA 2 Small Blue Pearloid Thumb Pick and 4 NP2 National Finger Pick 100581; Banjo,  Dobro, Steel, Guitar, USA
Sale Price: $15.47

4 NP2 Finger Picks; 2 mypick Small Blue Pearloid Thumb Pick Banjo, Dobro, Steel, Guitar. The NP 2ss Designed in 1930s Best then and Continues Today as a Favorite of Professional and Festival Musicians

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