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GUILD | CATALOGS | 1982 | PAGE 16

Guild cases

1982 'Guild guitars' catalog, page 16

The back page details the range of Guild cases available at this time. There are numerous shaped and rectangular cases with a table matching each model to two or three suitable cases.

For example, The S-250 and S-25 have a choice of three cases: model 4529 (Rectangular hard shell, plush lined & padded); model 3530 (Shaped hard shell, plush lined & padded); model29-S (Soft shell, plush lined & padded

1982 Guild electric guitar catalog, page 16
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GUILD G37-BLD 1977  Acoustic Guitar 138051 With Original Hard Case & Receipt

GUILD G37-BLD 1977 Acoustic Guitar 138051 With Original Hard Case & Receipt

Athens, Georgia, 306**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$4000

This Guild G37-BLD acoustic guitar from 1977 is a true gem for any musician. Crafted with solid wood and a solid body type, this right-handed guitar produces rich, clear sound. It comes with its original hard case, which has kept the guitar in pristine condition

The guitar is part of the Original series and includes a receipt for authenticity. Whether you're a seasoned performer or a beginner, this Guild acoustic guitar is an excellent choice for any type of music. Don't ... more
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Vintage 1981 Guild F412-SB 12-String Acoustic-Electric Guitar w /  Case - Sunburst

Vintage 1981 Guild F412-SB 12-String Acoustic-Electric Guitar w / Case - Sunburst

Maumee, Ohio, 435**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$1800

This item is in very good condition. There is some natural checking and other blemishes in the finish from wear (pick marks, rash, etc ) that is normal for a guitar of its age but everything is fully functional and structurally sound. At one point in its distant past, a crack in the top was professional repaired and it appears that the bridge was reglued (probably at the same time). These repairs are holding strong. It is currently set up with low action ( 090" at low E, .060" at high E - ... more
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Vintage 1970 Guild D25M Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar With Hard Shell Case

Vintage 1970 Guild D25M Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar With Hard Shell Case

New Haven, Connecticut, 065**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$1200

This vintage Guild D25M acoustic guitar is a rare find for any guitar enthusiast. Crafted in 1970, this dreadnought model with a model number of D-35 is in excellent shape and comes with a hard shell case. The guitar produces an excellent sound quality that is expected of a vintage Guild, which is suitable for both professional and novice guitar players. The body type of the guitar is a dreadnought, which ensures an enhanced tone and volume, making it suitable for various genres of music. This ... more
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1971 Guild S-100 Vintage Guitar Walnut w /  HB-1 Humbuckers & Case, Westerly USA

1971 Guild S-100 Vintage Guitar Walnut w / HB-1 Humbuckers & Case, Westerly USA

Seattle, Washington, 981**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$3500

Up for sale, a 1971 Guild S-100 in perfect working order, complete with the original hardshell case. A vintage example produced in the USA at Guild's Westerly, RI factory, the S-100 model is arguably most associated with Soundgarden??s Kim Thayil, who used one extensively throughout his career
The S-100 takes many design cues from the Gibson SG (albeit with asymmetrical horns), and features the same tonewood construction, consisting of a mahogany body and neck paired with a rosewood ... more
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1967 Guild Starfire IV Semi-Hollowbody Electric Guitar w /  Original Case.  VG+

1967 Guild Starfire IV Semi-Hollowbody Electric Guitar w / Original Case. VG+

Portland, Oregon, 972**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$3349

1967 Guild Starfire IV Semi-Hollowbody Electric Guitar Cherry red. VG+
The photos accurately represent the condition of this guitar
All parts are original. Comes with original harp tailpiece installed but I will also include a Guildsby vibrato tailpiece
Binding is solid all the way around the guitar although there is a small chip in the binding a couple of inches away from the tailpiece See last photo
Neck is straight with low action. Good frets play all the way up the neck with ... more
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Guild Starfire XII 12-string Semi-Hollow Electric Guitar with case vintage 1966

Guild Starfire XII 12-string Semi-Hollow Electric Guitar with case vintage 1966

West Chester, Pennsylvania, 193**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$1595

vintage 1966 Guild Starfire XII Semi-Hollow 12-string electric guitar. Come with hard case. Setup for optimal playability with Ernie Ball 8-40 strings (6 / 13 / 24). The Schaller machines are non original. The guitar has been refinished a satin Walnut stain. The tailpiece may not be original - it is a 6-string tailpiece with 2 strings in each slot. Binding has shrunk in some spots, minor seperation of binding from body in some spots. Guitar weighs 7lb 9oz
s / n DC579
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Guild X-79 Eary 1980??s Model w / Case READ!

Guild X-79 Eary 1980??s Model w / Case READ!

Paramus, New Jersey, 076**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$850

For your consideration is a vintage, early 1980??s Guild X79 electric guitar. This piece just screams 1980??s metal!!! According to the serial number this example should be from the 1st year of production. It comes with the original hardshell case as shown. The case has some wear (on the edges and rusting of the metal hardware at the back) but is pretty nice overall. The guitar had some finish damage and the previous owner attempted to do a very amateur touch-up job. You can clearly see ... more
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Vintage 1972 GUILD F30 With Hard Case And BARCUS BERRY PICKUP

Vintage 1972 GUILD F30 With Hard Case And BARCUS BERRY PICKUP

Patchogue, New York, 117**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$900

Looks like bridge is lifting some cracks on top not sure if they go all the way through . I am the second owner first owner said pick up works I did not test looks in fair shape otherwise frets and neck look good . case . all locks work . not bad for its age .posted decent photos .I didn't have tool to remove pegs so I left stringd on but rolled up and bubble wrapped .replaced tuners free ship to the lower 48 states
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De Armond By Guild STARFIRE BASS Guitar Sunburst Semi Hollow + Case Korea Made

De Armond By Guild STARFIRE BASS Guitar Sunburst Semi Hollow + Case Korea Made

Hawthorne, California, 902**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$1000

✈️FREE SHIPPING✈️
De Armond By Guild STARFIRE BASS Sunburst Semi Hollow / Case Included
IN EXCELLENT CONDITION
WILL SHIP IT WITH THE CASE ( not the original case for DeArmond but it fits )
HARD CASE IS FOR EPHIPHONE BASS
NOT FOR DE ARMOND
IM USING IT ONLY FOR PROTECTION
PLEASE CHECKTHE PHOTOS CAREFULLY FOR MORE DETAILS
FEEL FREE TO MESSAGE ME IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS
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Guild F-212XL 12-String Guitar With Original Case Very Rare!

Guild F-212XL 12-String Guitar With Original Case Very Rare!

Clayton, New Jersey, 083**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$1111

Guild F-212XL 12-String Guitar With Original Case Very Rare! Sold as is the guitar has some wear a few things are not perfect I??m SELLING THIS AS IS. No returns
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1973 Guild F410 12 string a acoustic guitar maple with pickup includes case

1973 Guild F410 12 string a acoustic guitar maple with pickup includes case

Newfield, New York, 148**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2700

This 1973 Guild F410 12 string a acoustic guitar is a rare gem that any guitar enthusiast would love to own. Crafted from high-quality maple, this guitar produces a rich and powerful sound that is perfect for any acoustic performance. The guitar comes with a pickup and a case, making it easy to transport and protect your investment With its full size and 12 string configuration, this guitar is perfect for any musician, whether a beginner or an experienced player. The Guild brand is known for its... more
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Guild X-175B Manhattan Natural Hollow Body w /  Hardcase

Guild X-175B Manhattan Natural Hollow Body w / Hardcase

Jenison, Michigan, 494**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$1000


Guild X-175B Manhattan Natural Hollow Body
Condition
Light wear: Finish wear on front of guitar to the bottome right of bridge, to the left of bridge and the upper left bout. Finish worn away on back of guitar just to the left of center. Light damage: Chipping on back of headstock, scratch on front of headstock, and very light and small dings on back of neck
Description
Hollow body. An extraordinary instrument for the swinging soloist and technician, Guild??s X-175B... more
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Guild G37 BLD "80 Blonde maple Acoustic Arch back Guitar with original case

Guild G37 BLD "80 Blonde maple Acoustic Arch back Guitar with original case

Hopewell, New Jersey, 085**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2186

Vintage 1979 Guild G37MNT 6 String Natural Acoustic Arch back Guitar with Case This vintage 1980 Guild G37MNT acoustic guitar is a rare find for any musician. Serial number is DF100355. With a natural maple body and rosewood fretboard, this right-handed guitar has 20 frets and a 6-string configuration. The dreadnought body type is perfect for any acoustic performance, and the guitar comes with the original case. The original case works great but there is some tolex rips and near the head some ... more
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1974 Guild F-212XL 12-String Guitar w /  Original Case No Strings Excellent

1974 Guild F-212XL 12-String Guitar w / Original Case No Strings Excellent

Genoa, Nebraska, 686**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$1629

This vintage Guild 12-string guitar, model F-212XL NT, is a true gem for any musician. Crafted in 1974, it features a natural finish on a mahogany body, with a rosewood fretboard and 20 frets. The guitar is right-handed and comes with a hard shell case, but it does not include strings

This acoustic guitar is perfect for professional performance and is a great addition to any collection. Its jumbo body type and 1 / 2 size make it a comfortable and versatile instrument. Made in the ... more
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Used Guild 1980 Starfire IV Electric Guitar with Hard Case

Used Guild 1980 Starfire IV Electric Guitar with Hard Case

Hudson Falls, New York, 128**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2699

Up for sale is a gorgeous Guild Starfire IV electric guitar from 1980. This guitar has been thoroughly inspected and found to be in perfect working order. With a recent setup this guitar plays and sounds great. It will ship with a form fitting Guild hard case Listing and template services provided by inkFrog
... more
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1980 Guild Starfire IV SF4 Sunburst w /  HB-1 Humbuckers & Case, USA Westerly

1980 Guild Starfire IV SF4 Sunburst w / HB-1 Humbuckers & Case, USA Westerly

Seattle, Washington, 981**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$3000

Up for sale, a 1980 Guild Starfire IV model SF4 in excellent, 100% original condition and in perfect working order, complete with the original hardshell case and factory documentation. Not to be confused with recent Starfire iterations, this is a genuine vintage USA-made Guild, produced at the Westerly, RI factory, loaded with the original pair of HB-1 humbuckers
Featuring a semi-hollow maple body, maple neck, and bound rosewood fingerboard, this Guild has a bright, bold natural acoustic ... more
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Vintage 1986 Guild X-500 Stuart Flame Maple Blond Guitar Body Neck w /  Case

Vintage 1986 Guild X-500 Stuart Flame Maple Blond Guitar Body Neck w / Case

Mobile, Alabama, 366**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2199

Please read complete description and carefully look at all photos
Vintage 1986 Guild X-500 Stuart Flame Maple Blond Guitar Body / Neck w / Case. This is Guild??s flagship model. Blond Guilds are always stunning and this one is extra stunning! Nice flame on the back, very nice flame on the sides and wild flame on the neck. I would list this as excellent except the neck joint is loose. It doesn??t rattle around but when I hold the body steady, I detect a slight back and forth movement in... more
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Guild GAD 50P  CE NAT - 6 String - Acoustic Plus 1970 Guild Hard Shell Case

Guild GAD 50P CE NAT - 6 String - Acoustic Plus 1970 Guild Hard Shell Case

Aurora, Illinois, 605**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$550

Used - Sold as is
Has a crack on the top. Been there for 15 years and has not moved
Action is good
This guitar would be a great guitar for rehearsals or knock around gigs
Serial Number GAD-32XXX
Case: Guild 1970 Hard Shell
Please contact us if you have any questions
Please note that we do not offer refunds or returns.
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2023 Guild Starfire I DC - Vintage Walnut w  /  Gator Brown Tolex Case. Mint!

2023 Guild Starfire I DC - Vintage Walnut w / Gator Brown Tolex Case. Mint!

Arlington, Tennessee, 380**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$498

This 2023 Guild Starfire I DC electric guitar is a true masterpiece. Like new, nearly unplayed. With a stunning vintage walnut body and a semi-hollow design, this guitar is perfect for any musician looking for a unique and versatile instrument. The guitar comes with a new $149 Gator Brown Tolex shroud hard case to protect it during transportation. Guitar has been professionally setup and is ready to play. The brand is Guild, and the model year is 2023. The body material is walnut, and the body ... more
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1976 Guild D-50 Bluegrass Special Vintage Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar w /  Case

1976 Guild D-50 Bluegrass Special Vintage Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar w / Case

Seattle, Washington, 981**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$3500

Up for sale, a 1976 Guild D-50 "Bluegrass Special" dreadnought in exceptional condition and in perfect working order, complete with the original hardshell case. This premier Guild flattop was introduced in 1963, and the D-50 model has a broad appeal for open tunings, fingerpicking, DADGAD, and a variety of other applications. It features a solid Sitka spruce top, bookmatched Indian rosewood back and sides, and a solid mahogany neck capped by a slab ebony fretboard. Tonally, this Guild offers ... more
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1977 Gibson ES Artist prototypeNot to be confused with the Gibson ES Artist launched by Gibson in 1979; this ES Artist was an early model designed by the Gibson research and development team in Kalamazoo in 1977, the instruments themselves constructed by Gibson artist Chuck Burge. It was planned for launch as a high end semi acoustic with 335-style construction (central maple block) and innovative circuitry - but was pulled at the last minute, being deemed too expensive. Apparently, several examples were produced with varying specifications, though exactly how many actually left the Kalamazoo plant is unclear. Certainly two guitars were sold to LaVonne Music by Gibson in around 1980. Read more about the development of this guitar, with details from Chuck Burge and the story of it's sale to LaVonne music

1959 Hofner Committee

1959 Hofner CommitteeThe Hofner Committee was a truly beautiful guitar produced in Germany, primarily for the UK market. It was a large bodied (initially 17 1/2") guitar with a carved spruce top, available as an acoustic or electric guitar. By the early sixties the carved top was replaced with a laminate, and although still a very fine guitar, the earlier carved top examples, with frondose headstock (like the example shown here) are far more highly prized amongst musicians and vintage guitar collectors.

1965 Gretsch Chet Atkins Tennessean

1965 Gretsch Chet Atkins TennesseanThe Gretsch Chet Atkins Tennessean, or model 6119 was Gretsch's best selling hollow body of the 1960s. This wonderfully faded example from 1965 was originally Dark Cherry Red, but has turned a mid-orange brown. The original color, however, can be seen underneath the pickup surrounds. 1965 specs: maple body, two-piece neck, Brazilian rosewood fretboard and Hi-Lo 'Tron single coil pickups. Nickel plated Gretsch Bigsby tailpiece.

1965 Gretsch 'For the Spectacular Sound of the Times' guitar and amp catalog

1965 Gretsch catalogThe 1965 Gretsch catalog, or catalog #32, featured 10 hollow body electric guitars, including the newly launched Gretsch Viking; four solid body electrics, including the Astro Jet - making it's only catalog appearance; just one bass, the single pickup PX6070; nine acoustics and 12 tube amplifiers. Pride of place went to the Chet Atkins Country Gentleman that adorned both the front and back covers. 24 pages, six of which are in full color.

Guitar Repair: fixing fret buzz and sharp fret ends

Guitar Repair: fixing fret buzz and sharp fret endsLoose frets are especially problematic in certain old guitars, but are generally very easy to fix. You'll be amazed at the difference you can make with just a few tools, a bit of knowledge, and a little time. Fixing loose frets can eliminate fret buzz, remove sharp fret ends, and greatly improve the tone of any guitar. If your luthier bill will be greater than the value of your guitar, definitely time to have a go yourself!

1966 Hagstrom 'worlds fastest playing neck' catalog (Merson USA)

1966 Hagstrom guitar catalogHagstrom guitars were distributed in the mid-1960s United States by Merson of USA. This eight page 'worlds fastest playing neck' catalog, printed in two-colors contained six solid body electrics, three solid body basses, two electric acoustic guitars, two electric acoustic basses and five acoustics.

1965 Hofner President

1965 Hofner PresidentThe President was produced by Hofner in Bubenreuth, Germany, specifically for Selmer, who distributed the brand in the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, and other commonwealth nations. The President was a hollow body electric acoustic, available as a full body or thinline, and with blonde or brunette finish. It was a great playing guitar that sold fairly well in the second half of the 1950s, throughout the 1960s, and into the very early 1970s. The example shown here is a full-body depth guitar in blonde - and as a 1965 guitar, one of the last to feature the rounded Venetian cutaway. From late 1965 until 1972, the President sported a sharp Florentine cut. Naturally, such an electric acoustic suggests jazz and blues, but many of the original British Hofner President players were part of the rock 'n roll, skiffle and beat scenes of the late 50s and early 60s.

1963 1964 Fender catalog

Fender 1963 catalogue"The Choice of Professional and Student Musicians Everywhere" This eight page catalogue was included as an insert in the 1963 annual "school music" issue of Downbeat magazine (September 1963). As well as keyboards and pedal steels, this catalog contains seven guitars, three basses and ten amplifiers - from student guitars such as the Musicmaster and Duotone to professional models like the new Jaguar.