For overall quality of craftsmanship, sound and playability, the M-80 has to be considered one of today's premier electrics. Solid carved maple top with mahogany back, contoured for balance and comfort. Three piece maple neck. Advanced magnetic/electronic design of Guild XR-7 pickups offers a stronger clarity of tone and crispness. Fantastic sustain. Two volume, two tone controls with pickup selector switch. Phase or coil tap switch is standard, depending on your preference. Quick Change Guild SP-6 tailpiece and Guild Adjusto-Matic bridge. Deluxe Guild machine heads. Knurled Guild speed knobs.