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SKU GUILD-F512E-1

Guild F-512E 12-String Acoustic Electric Guitar, LR Baggs Pickup, Natural

$4,399.00
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Manufacturer's Description

The F-512 Maple is back and better than ever. Formerly the F-412, this USA-made jumbo has been a staple of the Guild line since the late 1960’s. and features a tight grained solid Sitka spruce top with arched flamed maple back and maple sides. Created on the same arch press that’s been a part of Guild manufacturing since 1985, the F-512 Maple provides sharply focused trebles and an articulate mid-range, perfect for a full, centralized, harp-like sound. Braced with delicate, scalloped Adirondack spruce, this model produces the shimmering highs that players have come to expect from a Guild 12-string. Elegant cosmetic appointments include the classic Guild “V-block” inlays, gold Gotoh hardware, and a beautiful Nitrocellulose lacquer finish. Exceptional build quality and premium specifications make it a worthy heir to the historic Guild 12-string legacy. Available in Natural finish and with LR Baggs Electronics.

Specifications

Body

  • Body Shape: F - Jumbo
  • Body Top: Solid Sitka Spruce
  • Top Bracing Pattern: Scalloped X
  • Soundhole Diameter: 4"" (102mm)
  • Rosette: Abalone and ABS Ring
  • Top Purfling Inlay: Black and White ABS
  • Body Sides: Flamed Maple
  • Body Back: Arched Flamed Maple
  • Body Binding: White and Black ABS

Neck

  • Neck Material: Mahogany with a Walnut Center Strip
  • Scale Length: 25 5/8"" (651mm)
  • Neck Shape: C Shape
  • Nut Width: 1 7/8"" (48mm)
  • Neck Thickness 1st Fret: 23mm
  • Neck Thickness 9th Fret: 25mm
  • Truss Rod: Dual Action
  • Truss Rod Wrench: 8mm Socket Wrench
  • Fingerboard Material: Ebony
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12"" (305mm)
  • Fingerboard Inlays: V-Blocks - Mother-Of-Pearl and Abalone
  • Frets Total: 20

Finish

  • Color: Natural (NAT)
  • Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Hardware
  • Bridge Material: Indian Rosewood
  • Bridge String Spacing: 2 3/8"" (60mm)
  • Bridge Pins: Bone
  • Saddle Material: Compensated Bone
  • Hardware Finish / Plating: Gold
  • Nut Material: Bone
  • Tuning Machines: Gotoh SE701 Open Gear in Gold
  • Endpin: Endpin Jack
  • Pickguard: Nitrocellulose

Electronics

  • Electronics: LR Baggs Anthem with Volume, Mix, and Phase Controls

Other

  • Strings: D'Addario XTAPB1047-12 - Coated Phosphor Bronze, 12-String, Light Gauge (.010 - .047)
  • Included Case: Guild Premium 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: 44"" (1118mm)
  • Item #: 3853664801

Overall Condition

Music Store Live is proud to be an authorized dealer for Guild. This F-512E is 100% brand new and is being sold with a full manufacturer's warranty.

note: The photos above may not be of the exact guitar you'll receive. The serial number may differ but specs will all be the same. Please feel free to get in touch with us for an in-hand description.

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