Guild Contemporary Series Willy Porter Signature Model Acoustic-Electric Guitar
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Acoustic guitar stylist, and alternate tuning wizard Willy Porter has teamed up with Guild to create the Willy Porter Signature Model acoustic electric guitar. The Willy Porter Signature guitar featur... Click To Read More About This Product
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Acoustic guitar stylist, and alternate tuning wizard Willy Porter has teamed up with Guild to create the Willy Porter Signature Model acoustic electric guitar. The Willy Porter Signature guitar features an AAA Sitka Spruce top, Sitka Spruce bracing, solid flame maple back and sides, a 1-piece mahogany neck and Madagascar rosewood fretboard. This amazing guitar is a combination of old-world guitar building and modern technology, along with Porter's own design touches. Unique amenities include the Fishman Ellipse Matrix Blend pickup system, a special binding package, bone bridge pins for the bass strings/ebony bridge pins for the treble strings, and the patent pending Guild graphite neck block system.
Players who want a versatile acoustic-electric for many types of open tunings, who want a loud, touch-sensitive guitar with great articulation and fans of Willy Porter and his playing style should prepare to fall in love.
Body Style: Cutaway F-40
Top: Solid AAA Sitka Spruce
Bracing: Guild Sitka Spruce
Back: Solid Flame Maple
Sides: Solid Flame Maple
Bridge: Madagascar Rosewood
Neck: 1-Piece Mahogany (Bolt-On)
Fretboard: Madagascar Rosewood (12" Radius)
Width at Nut: 1-3/4"
Scale Length: 25-1/2"
Machine Heads: Gotoh 700 Series Open-Back Tuners
Pickups: Fishman Elipse Matrix Blend (Preamp with Acoustic Matrix Pickup)
Controls: Volume, Tone, Phase Switch for Feedback Reduction
Finish: High Gloss (Thin Nitrocellulose Lacquer)
Unique Features: Florentine Cutaway, Patent Pending Locking Graphite Neck-Block Bolt-On Neck System with Sound-Directing Graphite Spider Support System, Dual Locked Graphite Neck Reinforcement Tubes, Scalloped Sitks Spruce Braced Top, Small Abalone Dot Position Inlays, Bone Bridge Pins for Bass Side, Ebony Bridge Pins for Treble Side, Bone Nut, Streamlined Compensated Bone Saddle, Special Binding Package, Contemporary Guild Rosette of Madagascar Rosewood, Ivoroid and Red and Black Accent Lines, Factory Installed Forward Strap Button with Internally Braced Support, Vintage Script Mother-of-Pearl Guild Headstock Logo, Contemporary Mother-of-Pearl Guild Headstock Shield, Includes Two Saddles, One for Standard Tuning, One for Open Tunings