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Guild X-175 Manhattan Special in Malibu Blue, with Case

Guild X-175 Manhattan Special in Malibu Blue, with Case
Guild X-175 Manhattan Special in Malibu Blue, with Case
Guild X-175 Manhattan Special in Malibu Blue, with Case
Guild X-175 Manhattan Special in Malibu Blue, with Case
Guild X-175 Manhattan Special in Malibu Blue, with Case

Includes official case and pro set up in our workshop.

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    With DeArmond Dynasonic twin pickups and 3 way toggle switching this Guild X-175 Manhattan Arch Spruce top 24-3/4" scale hollow body guitar comes with Ebony 9-1/2" radius fingerboard and Vintage Soft U neck profile. Along with the shimmering Malibu Blue finish this stylish guitar packs an impressive line up of specifications and includes Guild Tune-O-Matic with Pinned Ebony Bridge Bass bridge and accompanying Guild Vibrato Aliminium Tailpiece.

    This is what the guys at the Guild workshop have to say about this Guild X-175 Manhattan Special in Malibu Blue - The precedent for hollowbody aesthetic and tone, the X-175 Manhattan Special looks as good as it sounds. With its gracefully sculpted and richly resonant hollowbody, arched spruce top, and rock-solid three-piece neck it exemplifies the quality building of the Guild Manhattan models of the 1950’s and ‘60s. The secret to this model’s iconic tone lies in the authentic DeArmond Dynasonic neck and bridge pickups, providing crystal clears highs and a full, round low-end - the makings of the iconic tones of rockabilly and blues from the 1950’s on forward. Complimenting the tonal pallet of the Dynasonic pickups, the X-175 Manhattan Special features a Guild Vibrato Tailpiece for expressive playing. Other premium features include fully bound body, neck, F-holes, and headstock, mother-of-pearl block fretboard inlays, and a hard shell case. Available in a special addition satin Malibu Blue finish.

    SN: KSG2103600
    Guild X-175 Manhattan Special in Malibu Blue
    Body Type Hollowbody
    Body Top Arched Spruce
    Top Bracing Pattern Parallel Tone Bars
    Body Sides Maple
    Body Back Arched Maple
    Neck Material Mahogany with a Maple Center Strip
    Scale Length 24 3/4" (629mm)
    Neck Shape Vintage Soft "U"
    Nut Width 1 11/16" (43mm)
    Neck Thickness 1st Fret 20mm
    Neck Thickness 9th Fret 24mm
    Fingerboard Material Ebony
    Fingerboard Radius 9 1/2" (240mm)
    Fingerboard Inlays Blocks - Mother-Of-Pearl
    Frets Total 20
    Fret Type Narrow Jumbo
    Finish Satin Polyurethane
    Bridge String Spacing 2" (52mm)
    Hardware Finish / Plating Nickel Plated
    Bridge Guild Tune-O-Matic with Pinned Ebony Bridge Bass
    Tailpiece Guild Vibrato Tailpiece Hollow Body - Aluminum
    Nut Material Bone
    Tuning Machines Grover Sta-Tote Open-Gear 18:1 - Nickel
    Pickup Set DeArmond Dynasonic Nickel and White
    Pickup Switch 3-Way Toggle
    Controls Neck Volume, Bridge Volume, Middle Volume, Master Tone, 3-way Toggle Pickup Switch
    Strings D'Addario EXL115 Nickel Wound, Medium (.011 - .049)
    Included Case Guild Deluxe Electric Guitar Wood Case
    Case Candy Guild Cloth Bag filled with Warranty Book, Promotion Card with Stickers, Truss Rod Wrench, and 2 Guild Picks

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