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For Sale Guild X-175B Manhattan Hollowbody Archtop

Discussion in 'Buy, Sell or Trade Negotiations' started by Diggey, Apr 14, 2017.

  1. Diggey

    Diggey Gretschie

    Jul 27, 2008
    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. $825 plus shipping and insurance.

    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 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
    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 Finish: Nickel-Plated
    Bridge: Guild Adjusto-Matic with Rosewood Base
    Tuning Machines: Grover Sta-Tite Die-Cast
    String Nut: Bone
    Pickguard: Opaque Plexi Pickguard with Guild Logo
    Last edited: Apr 20, 2017
  2. Diggey

    Diggey Gretschie

    Jul 27, 2008
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  4. Diggey

    Diggey Gretschie

    Jul 27, 2008
  5. workknot

    workknot Country Gent

    Feb 15, 2009
    Brainerd, Minnesota
    What is it you don't like about this beauty?
  6. Diggey

    Diggey Gretschie

    Jul 27, 2008
    I love it, I just have many and love them, and I want another Gretsch ..... So something has to go. Help me Obi Wan Kenobi.........
  7. Stefan

    Stefan Country Gent

    Jan 20, 2016
    Good chance for Tavo ;)
    That's a great guitar!
  8. Diggey

    Diggey Gretschie

    Jul 27, 2008
    thanks for the offers and comments, Price drop bump, $825 plus shipping.
  9. cheapgtrs

    cheapgtrs Electromatic

    Feb 1, 2014
    New Buffalo, MI

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  10. loudnlousy

    loudnlousy Country Gent

    Oct 18, 2015
    Hildesheim, Germany
    Cool guitar. Good luck with the sale.