Guild Special Run F-40 Sunset Burst Satin w/Handmade Tortoise Pickguard

6-String Acoustic-Electric Guitar with Rosewood Fingerboard, Includes Hardshell Case. Made in the USA.
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Guild Special Run F-40 Sunset Burst Satin w/Handmade Tortoise Pickguard

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Serial #C217097
  • $2,599.00
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Description & Specs

Achieve incredible clarity, balance and volume with our jumbo-shaped F-40, made in Southern California. Featuring a solid Sitka spruce top and solid African mahogany back and sides, this jumbo acoustic checks all the boxes for players who prize outstanding projection and enhanced mid-range. Its predecessor, the F-48 Navarre, was only produced from 1972 to 1976 and original versions are a rare treasure. Today’s reissue manifests the same vintage charm with timeless and tasteful appointments such as a tortoiseshell pickguard, white ABS binding, and Guild’s peak logo inlaid on the headstock. Premium materials such as an East Indian rosewood bridge and fingerboard, 20:1 open-gear tuners, and a hand-cut bone nut and saddle all match today’s standards for fine acoustics. A satin varnish finish gives this guitar its familiar broken-in look and feel, while allowing the tone woods to “breathe” and reach their sonic potential. Each F-40 ships with a Guild archtop wood case with a built-in Humicase humidification system.

Serial #: C217097
Weight: 4lbs 10.4oz

Body Shape: F - Jumbo
Body Top: Solid Sitka Spruce
Top Bracing Pattern: Scalloped X
Soundhole Diameter: 4" (100mm)
Rosette: ABS Ring
Top Purfling Inlay: Black and White ABS
Body Sides: Solid African Mahogany
Body Back: Solid African Mahogany
Body Binding: White ABS

Neck Material: Mahogany
Scale Length: 25 5/8" (651mm)
Neck Shape: C Shape
Nut Width: 1 11/16" (43mm)
Neck Thickness 1st Fret: 21mm
Neck Thickness 9th Fret: 22.5mm
Truss Rod: Dual Action
Truss Rod Wrench: 4mm Allen Key
Fingerboard Material: Indian Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305mm)
Fingerboard Inlays: Pearloid Dots
Frets Total: 20
Fret Type: Jescar 43080

Finish: Satin Nitrocellulose Lacquer

Bridge Material: Indian Rosewood
Bridge String Spacing: 2 1/8" (54mm)
Bridge Pins: Ivory Colored Plastic
Saddle Material: Compensated Bone
Hardware Finish / Plating: Nickel Plated
Nut Material: Bone
Tuning Machines: Guild Deluxe Vintage Open Gear with Cream Oval Buttons
Endpin: Ivory Colored Plastic
Pickguard: Tortoiseshell

Included Case: Guild Deluxe Humidified Wood Case
Upper Bout Width: 12 1/2" (318mm)
Lower Bout Width: 17 1/4" (438mm)
Body Depth Upper Bout: 3 3/4" (95mm)
Body Depth Lower Bout: 4 3/4" (119mm)
Body Length: 20 1/2" (521mm)
Overall Length: 42.5" (1080mm)

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