X-175 Manhattan

$1,449.99 List Price

Hollow body. A strikingly beautiful and musically exceptional guitar, the X-175 Manhattan™ is an outstanding example of professional Guild tone, responsiveness and versatility. With its gracefully sculpted and richly resonant hollow body, rock-solid three-piece neck and electrifying dual single-coil pickups, it evokes the enchanting Guild Manhattan model of the 1950s and ’60s, marking the welcome return of a true Guild classic.

Specifications

Body:

Body ConstructionHollowbody
Body TopArched Laminated Spruce
Body BackArched Laminated Maple
Body SidesLaminated Maple
Body ShapeGuild® X-175
BracingParallel Tone Bars
FinishGloss Polyurethane
Body Depth Upper Bout3″ (76 mm)
Body Depth Lower Bout3″ (76 mm)
Body Length21″ (533 mm)
Body Width Lower Bout17″ (432 mm)
Body Width Upper Bout12.5″ (318 mm)
Overall Guitar Length42″ (1067 mm)
Guitar Weight6.75 lbs
Body BindingIvory with Black/White Purfling
PurflingBlack/Ivory White
Soundhole/F Holes BindingUnbound F Holes

Neck:

Neck Material3-Piece Mahogany/Maple/Mahogany
Neck ShapeVintage Soft “U”
Neck FinishGloss Polyurethane
Scale Length24.75″ (628 mm)
Nut Width1.650″ (42 mm)
Nut MaterialBone
Neck Binding1-Ply Ivory White
Fingerboard MaterialIndian Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius9.45″ (240 mm)
Fingerboard InlaysPearloid Block
# of Frets20
Fret SizeNarrow Jumbo
Tuning MachinesGrover® Sta-Tite™ Die-Cast
Hardware Finish/PlatingNickel-Plated
Truss RodDual-Action
Truss Rod Wrench7mm Hex Truss Rod Wrench

Features:

BridgeCompensated Rosewood with Rosewood Base
StringsD’Addario® EXL115 Nickel Wound, Medium/Blues-Jazz Rock, (.011-.049 Gauges)
Case or Gig BagTKL Deluxe Hardshell
Bridge PickupGuild® “Frequency Tested” Single-Coil
Neck PickupGuild® “Frequency Tested” Single-Coil
Pickup ConfigurationSS
Pickup Switches3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Control KnobsClear Amber Volume & Tone
ControlsVolume 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)
Strap ButtonsVintage-Style
PickguardBlack with Guild® Logo

The X-175 Manhattan In Action

Curious how the X-175 Manhattan compares to our other guitars? Guitarist Magazine compares the X-175 Manhattan to the Starfire IV here.

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