Jimmy Egypt & Sons
Guild X-175 Manhattan Special, Golden Coast
Guild X-175 Manhattan Special, Golden Coast
Guild X-175 Manhattan Special, Golden Coast
Guild X-175 Manhattan Special, Golden Coast
Guild X-175 Manhattan Special, Golden Coast
Guild X-175 Manhattan Special, Golden Coast

Guild X-175 Manhattan Special, Golden Coast

RRP £1,812.00
Our Price £1,249.00
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  • Arched Spruce Top
  • Arched Maple Back
  • Maple Sides
  • Mahogany Neck
  • Guild Vibrato Tailpiece
  • Guild Tune-O-Matic Bridge with Ebony Base
  • x2 Guild Dynasonic Single-Coil Pickups
  • Guild Deluxe Hard Case Included
Product Description

A modernized classic with quintessential hollowbody aesthetic and tone, the X-175 Manhattan Special looks as good as it sounds. With its gracefully sculpted and resonant hollowbody, arched spruce top, and three-piece neck it updates the classic Guild Manhattan models of the 1950’s and ‘60s with a touch of modern flair. The secret to this model’s iconic tone lies in the authentic DeArmond Dynasonic neck and bridge pickups, providing crystal clears highs and a full, round low-end; the makings of the iconic tones of rockabilly and blues from the 1950’s on forward. Complimenting the tonal pallet of the Dynasonic pickups, the X-175 Manhattan Special features a Guild Vibrato Tailpiece for expressive playing. Other premium features include fully bound body, neck, F-holes, and headstock, mother-of-pearl block fretboard inlays, and a hard-shell case.



Body Type Hollow Body

Body Shape Guild X-175

Body Top Arched Spruce

Body Wood (Solid Bodies) N / A

Top Bracing Pattern Parallel Tone Bars

Soundhole / F Holes Binding White ABS

Top Purfling Inlay 2-Ply Black and White

Top Binding White ABS

Body Sides Maple

Side Purfling Inlay N / A

Body Back Arched Maple

Back Purfling Inlay 2-Ply Black and White

Purfling 2-Ply Black and White

Body Binding White ABS



Neck Material Mahogany with Maple Center Strip

Scale Length 24 3/4" (629mm)

Neck Shape Vintage Soft "U"

Nut Width 1 11/16" (43mm)

Neck Thickness 1st Fret 20mm

Neck Thickness 9th Fret                24mm

Truss Rod Dual Action

Truss Rod Wrench 7mm Socket Wrench

Fingerboard Material Ebony

Fingerboard Radius 9 1/2" (240mm)

Fingerboard Inlays Blocks - Mother-Of-Pearl

Frets Total 20

Fret Type Narrow Jumbo

Fingerboard Binding 1.5 mm White ABS



Bridge String Spacing 2" (52mm)

Hardware Finish / Plating Nickel Plated

Bridge Guild Tune-O-Matic with Pinned Ebony Bridge Base

Tailpiece Guild Vibrato Tailpiece Hollow Body - Aluminum

Nut Material Bone

Tuning Machines Grover Sta-Tite Open-Gear 18:1 - Nickel

Strap Buttons Vintage Pawn - Nickel

Pickguard Acrylic in Black with White Guild Logo



Bridge Pickup DeArmond Dynasonic Bridge - Nickel/White

Neck Pickup DeArmond Dynasonic Neck - Nickel/White

Pickup Switch 3-Way Toggle: 1. Bridge Pickup - 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups - 3. Neck Pickup

Controls Neck Volume, Bridge Volume, Middle Volume, Master Tone, 3-way Toggle Pickup Switch



Strings D'Addario EXL115 Nickel Wound, Medium (.011 - .049)

Included Case Guild Deluxe Electric Guitar Hardshell Case

Case Candy Guild Cloth Bag filled with Warranty Book, Promotion Card with Stickers, Truss Rod Wrench, and 2 Guild Picks

Upper Bout Width 12 1/2" (318mm)

Lower Bout Width 17" (432mm)

Body Depth Upper Bout 3" (76mm)

Body Depth Lower Bout 3" (76mm)

Body Length 21" (533mm)

Overall Length 42" (1067mm)

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Back & Sides
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24.75" (628mm)
Set Neck
Case Supplied
Deluxe Hard Case
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