Guild Newark Street X-175 Manhattan

By March 21, 20132013, New Release
Guild Newark Street X-175 Manhattan

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.

Guild Newark Street X-175 Manhattan

The Guild Newark St. Collection is a return of 8 classic Guild electric favorites from the 1950s and ’60s — once again putting the distinctive Guild styling and voice that helped shape popular music into the hands of today’s guitarists.

Guild Newark Street X-175 Manhattan features:

  • Series: Newark St. Collection
  • Body Material: Laminated Spruce Top with Laminated Maple Back & Sides
  • Body Shape: Guild® X-175
  • Body Back: Arched Laminated Maple
  • Body Sides: Laminated Maple
  • Body Top: Arched Laminated Spruce
  • Body Finish: Gloss Urethane
  • Bracing: Parallel Tone Bars
  • Purfling: Black/Ivory White
  • F Holes Sound Holes: Unbound F Holes
  • Body Depth: 3.125″ (80 mm)
  • Body Length: 21″ (533 mm)
  • Body Width Lower Bout: 17″ (432 mm)
  • Neck Shape: Vintage Soft “U”
  • Number of Frets: 20
  • Fret Size: 6105 (.055″ Tall x .090″ Wide)
  • Position Inlays: Aged Pearloid Blocks
  • Fingerboard Radius: 9.45″ (240 mm)
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Neck Material: 3-Piece Mahogany/Maple/Mahogany
  • Neck Finish: Gloss Urethane
  • Nut Width: 1.650″ (42 mm)
  • Scale Length: 24.75″ (628 mm)
  • Headstock: Newark St.
  • Neck Binding: 1-Ply Ivory White
  • Truss Rods: Dual-Action Head Adjust
  • Truss Rod Nut: Hex
  • Pickup Configuration: S/S
  • Bridge Pickup: Guild “Frequency Tested” Single-Coil
  • Neck Pickup: Guild “Frequency Tested” Single-Coil
  • Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
  • Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)
  • Hardware Finish: Nickel-Plated
  • Bridge: Compensated Rosewood with Rosewood Base
  • Tuning Machines: Grover Sta-Tite
  • String Nut: Bone
  • Pickguard: Opaque Plexi Pickguard with Guild Logo
  • Finish: Antique Burst

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