LYS L5 #1684

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Photos by the owner, used with permission



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Don's Lys L5 has a massive Canadian spruce top, mahogany back and sides, ebony bridge and fingerboard. Neck is mahogany, 21 frets. Own tuners with oilbath. Finish in transparant lacquer. The headstock has fleur-de-lis shape, which echos the Lys logo.

There are double dot position markers on the fretboard, with three dots at the 12 fret. Black pickguard and body binding.

It was made in 1980.


Looking for Lys L5 owner

Hi to all,

I'm collecting Lys guitar since some time and looking for an L5, second generation (solid maple back and side)

There are picture of one here and owner's name is Don, I try to reach him.



Jerry BRiand

LYS Guitar

I have a LYS Guitar model L18CW   Serial Number 10529  I understand from Boucher guitar that it was made by Robert Godin & Claude Boucher. Are you interested and what would you offer?

Lys L5

Recently acquired Lys L5 #1084 (1980) for my daughter. Beautiful vertical grain and full tone.

Lys L5

Hi Julien, I collect Lys guiatrs and any data on them...can you send some pics (headstock, label, top, back, sides...)

My email is


Thanks. Jerry