Guild S-300 Cherry 1978

6-String Solid Body Electric Guitar with Ebony Fingerboard. Made in the USA.
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Guild S-300 Cherry 1978

Vintage

Description & Specs

The following specs were carefully collected and recorded by a skilled technician. For a more detailed description and questions regarding sound, feel, or cosmetic condition, please visit our Lincoln Avenue showroom or call to speak to one of our Used and Vintage experts.
Finish Details: Original
Body Material: Mahogany
Neck Material: Mahogany
Fingerboard Material: Ebony
Neck Profile: "C" profile
Neck Thickness (IN): .81" (1st fret), .93" (12th fret)
Fingerboard Radius: 9.50"
Nut Width: 1-5/8"
Scale Length: 24 1/2"
Neck Details: Set-in mahogany neck with unbound ebony fretboard, dot inlays, and headstock truss rod adjustment. There is a repaired separation between the neck and the fingerboard on both sides from. the nut to third fret.
Electronics: Original electronics, with Guild HB-1 pickups, 3-way toggle switch, phase switch for the middle position, and volume/tone controls for each pickup. The pot codes date to 1974.
Pickup Measurements: 7.0k (neck), 6.8k (bridge)
Hardware: Original. The nut has been shimmed to achieve proper string height.
Weight: 7lbs 2oz
Modifications/Repairs: -Repaired neck crack -The nut has been shimmed
Case Details: The guitar will be paired with a gig bag.
Cosmetic Condition: The guitar shows moderate cosmetic wear. The finish has reacted with dust in many spots, with divots and speckling on the body and tarnish on the hardware. The body has numerous scratches, dings, and other small blemishes, and there is moderate buckle rash on the back. The neck has several small dents, along with minor finish wear along the sides of the fingerboard from the repaired separation.
Serial Number: 175382
Tech Notes: The guitar plays well with low action and optimal neck relief, and is currently set up with 10s. The frets are wide and low with light divots and wear present. The serial number dates the guitar to 1978.
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