Guild Westerly Series M-240E Troubadour Archback Acoustic Electric Guitar

Guild


Small-bodied Acoustic-Electric Ideal for Fingerstyle and Strumming With the Ability to Plug Into Any Amp

An homage to the classic Guild F-20, a favorite of the folk era of the 1960‘s, this gently used Guild M-240e Troubadour Archback is an amazing small-bodied acoustic electric guitar that is ideal for smaller guitarists looking for an ideal acoustic electric for rehearsal, recording and travel. The Guild M-240e Troubadour Archback is incredibly light and with its 24 ¾” scale length and 16“ fretboard radius, it delivers on comfort and silky playability.

Featuring a highly resonant solid Sitka Spruce top with a Mahogany back and sides and solid X bracing, the Guild M-240 delivers a balanced tone that is harmonically rich for its size. The Mahogany neck features a slim-C neck profile and a Pau Ferro fretboard with a 16“ radius that makes it extremely comfortable in the hand, and very easy to play up the neck’s entire length.

To complete the package, the Guild M-240e Troubadour gets its vintage plugged-in sound from a DeArmond Tone Boss soundhole pickup. The magnetic DeArmond soundhole pickup features built-in volume and tone controls that make it compatible with any guitar amplifier. 

Other player-centered hardware and features include a bone nut and saddle, tortoiseshell pickguard, nickel plated open gear tuners, and a gorgeous satin polyurethane finish with a vintage sunburst top.


Specifications:

  • Body Top: Solid Sitka Spruce
  • Body Back: Mahogany
  • Body Sides: Mahogany
  • Body Shape: Concert
  • Bracing: Scalloped X
  • Rosette: MOP and ABS Ring
  • Finish: Satin Polyurethane in Vintage Sunburst
  • Body Depth Upper Bout: 3 3/8″ / 85mm
  • Body Depth Lower Bout: 4 1/8″ / 105mm
  • Body Length: 18 1/8″ / 460mm
  • Body Width Lower Bout: 13 7/8″
  • Body Width Upper Bout: 10 1/4″ (260 mm)
  • Overall Guitar Length: 39″ / 991mm
  • Body Binding: Cream ABS
  • Top Purfling: Black/White ABS Purfling
  • Neck Material: Mahogany
  • Neck Shape: Slim C
  • Scale Length: 24 ¾”
  • Nut Width: 1 11/16″
  • Nut Material: Bone
  • Fingerboard Material: Pau Ferro or Rosewood (dependent on production date)*
  • Fingerboard Radius: 16″
  • Fingerboard Inlays: Pearloid Dots
  • Number of Frets: 20
  • Tuning Machines: Guild Vintage Style Open Gear in Nickel, 14:1 Ratio
  • Hardware Finish/Plating: Chrome
  • Truss Rod: Dual Action
  • Comes With Gig Bag

A Small-bodied, Sunburst Acoustic Archback With Warm Tone and Silky Playability

This gently used Guild Westerly series M-240e troubadour acoustic electric delivers a classic arched-back design and a variety of features that enhance the comfort, tone and playability. Featuring a highly resonant Sitka Spruce top, with Mahogany back and sides, and a specially designed magnetic soundhole pickup, this petite guitar delivers the perfect tone and feel for fingerstyle playing and light strumming and is ideal for musicians looking for a lightweight and great sounding travel guitar.

 

Vendor: Guild


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