The Carpathian spruce top produces a strong, clear tone with excellent articulation, while the cocobolo back and sides bring richness and complexity to its sonic signature. Fingerstyle players will delight at the 1 3/4" nut width and D-TAR® Multi-Source pickup system, which features an onboard condenser mic that can be blended with the under-saddle pickup to produce a natural and airy amplified sound.
Other special features include an ebony fingerboard and bridge; ivoroid body, neck and headstock biding; cocobolo headcap with mother-of-pearl “Vintage G” logo; mother-of-pearl block position inlays with 12th-fret abalone “G” inlay; custom gold Gotoh® open-back tuners with white “G-shield” buttons; bone nut and saddle; “Parisian eye” bone bridge pins and a nitrocellulose lacquer finish. Each guitar includes a Guild® leather strap and a Planet Waves® soundhole humidifier.
Body Shape: Orchestra
Body Back: Solid Cocobolo
Body Sides: Solid Cocobolo
Body Top: Solid Carpathian Spruce
Bracing: Scalloped Red Spruce
Body Binding: Ivoroid
Number of Frets: 20
Position Inlays: Mother-of Pearl Blocks with Abalone “G” at 12th fret
Fretboard Radius: 12" Radius (305 mm)
Headstock Binding: Ivoroid
Neck Material: 3-Piece Mahogany/Walnut/Mahogany
Neck Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Nut Width: 1.75" (44.45 mm)
Scale Length: 25.5" (64.8 cm)
Neck Binding: Ivoroid
Special Electronics: D-TAR™ Multi-Source System
Bridge Pins: "Parisian Eye" Bone Bridge Pins
Tuning Machines: Custom Gotoh® SE700 Series Open Back with White "G-shield" Buttons
String Nut: Bone
Strings: D'Addario® EXP 16 Coated Phosphor Bronze (.012-.053 Gauges)
Unique Features: Solid Carpathian spruce top, solid cocobolo back and sides, cocobolo headcap with Mother-of-Pearl "Vintage G" logo, Abalone "G" at the 12th fret, custom gold Gotoh® open back tuners with white "G-shield" buttons, includes Guild® leather strap and a Planet Waves® soundhole humidifier.
Bananas at Large is an Authorized Guild® Dealer. Guild® products are only sold in the USA. Brand names such as Fender®, Squier®, Jackson®, Charvel®, Guild®, SWR®, Tacoma®, Stratocaster®, Telecaster®, Precision Bass®, Jazz Bass® and the distinctive headstock and body designs commonly found on the Strat®, Tele® & P Bass® are trademarks of Fender Musical Instruments Corporation. Gretsch® is a trademark of Fred W. Gretsch