Gretsch Garage Sale

For Sale: Guild X-175B Manhattan Archtop

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Up for sale is a Guild X-175B Manhattan Hollowbody Archtop. Mine still has the pickguard plastic on it. Mint condition. Original Hardshell case. Great player. Below are the specs from Guild. No trades unless we can meet, then I'd consider something Gretschy. Please pm me if interested. Sorry USA only. $800 plus shipping and insurance.

Body Body Material: Laminated Spruce Top with Laminated

Maple Back & Sides

Body Shape: Guild X-175

Body Back: Arched Laminated Maple

Body Sides: Laminated Maple

Body Top: Arched Laminated Spruce

Gloss Polyurethane

Bracing: Parallel Tone Bars

Purfling: Black/Ivory White

F Holes Sound Holes: Unbound F Holes

Body Depth: 3.125" (80 mm)

Body Length: 21" (533 mm)

Body Width Lower Bout: 17" (432 mm)

Body Binding: Ivory White with Black/White Purfling

Neck

Neck Shape: Vintage Soft "U"

Number of Frets: 20

Fret Size: Jumbo

Position Inlays: Pearloid Block

Fingerboard Radius: 9.45" (240 mm)

Fretboard: Rosewood

Neck Material: 3-Piece Mahogany/Maple/Mahogany

Neck Finish: Gloss Polyurethane

Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)

Scale Length: 24.75" (628 mm)

Headstock: Newark St.

Neck Binding: 1-Ply Ivory White

Truss Rods: Dual-Action Head Adjust

Truss Rod Nut: Hex

Electronics

Pickup Configuration: SS

Bridge Pickup: Guild "Frequency Tested" Single-Coil

Neck Pickup: Guild "Frequency Tested" Single-Coil

Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup

Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)

Hardware

Hardware Finish: Nickel-Plated

Bridge: Guild Adjusto-Matic with Rosewood Base

Tuning Machines: Grover Sta-Tite Die-Cast

String Nut: Bone

Pick guard: Opaque Plexi Pickguard with Guild Logo

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Great guitars. Had one, sold it, missed it, bought another, won't sell it.

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I'm not played one, but on looks alone that's a lot of guitar for not much money.

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Heard great things about them, I'm tempted.

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Great, great guitars. Have one myself. One of the best feeling necks you will ever wrap your hand around. Diggey is a real straight shooter and pleasure to deal with. He does an awesome job packing a guitar...no worries there.

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Up for sale is a Guild X-175B Manhattan Hollowbody Archtop. Mine still has the pickguard plastic on it. Mint condition. Original Hardshell case. Great player. Below are the specs from Guild. No trades unless we can meet, then I'd consider something Gretschy. Please pm me if interested. Sorry USA only. $800 plus shipping and insurance.

Body Body Material: Laminated Spruce Top with Laminated

Maple Back & Sides

Body Shape: Guild X-175

Body Back: Arched Laminated Maple

Body Sides: Laminated Maple

Body Top: Arched Laminated Spruce

Gloss Polyurethane

Bracing: Parallel Tone Bars

Purfling: Black/Ivory White

F Holes Sound Holes: Unbound F Holes

Body Depth: 3.125" (80 mm)

Body Length: 21" (533 mm)

Body Width Lower Bout: 17" (432 mm)

Body Binding: Ivory White with Black/White Purfling

Neck

Neck Shape: Vintage Soft "U"

Number of Frets: 20

Fret Size: Jumbo

Position Inlays: Pearloid Block

Fingerboard Radius: 9.45" (240 mm)

Fretboard: Rosewood

Neck Material: 3-Piece Mahogany/Maple/Mahogany

Neck Finish: Gloss Polyurethane

Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)

Scale Length: 24.75" (628 mm)

Headstock: Newark St.

Neck Binding: 1-Ply Ivory White

Truss Rods: Dual-Action Head Adjust

Truss Rod Nut: Hex

Electronics

Pickup Configuration: SS

Bridge Pickup: Guild "Frequency Tested" Single-Coil

Neck Pickup: Guild "Frequency Tested" Single-Coil

Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup

Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)

Hardware

Hardware Finish: Nickel-Plated

Bridge: Guild Adjusto-Matic with Rosewood Base

Tuning Machines: Grover Sta-Tite Die-Cast

String Nut: Bone

Pick guard: Opaque Plexi Pickguard with Guild Logo

– Diggey

Don't you wish that all guitar manufacturers would provide specs like this so you actually knew what you were buying?

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Bump a great guitar

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Thanks for the offers and comments. Price drop bump, $800 plus shipping.

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Price drop bump, $800 plus shipping.


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