Guild

Description

When thinking of Guild's iconic 12 strings, there is no other model that comes to mind clearer than the F-512. With a solid Sitka spruce top mated to solid Indian rosewood back and sides, this USA-made F-512E acoustic-electric sings like the legendary model it is.

Adirondack spruce bracing helps the F-512E to have incredible projection and volume, while producing shimmering highs, singing mids and a warm, focused bass response that truly sets it apart. Elegant cosmetic appointments mirror that of Guild's premium D-55, including abalone and mother-of-pearl "V-block" inlays, classic "railroad track' fingerboard purfling, gold hardware and a beautiful nitrocellulose lacquer finish. Premium specifications and exceptional playability not commonly associated with this style of guitar makes the F-512 one of the most sought-after 12-string models in history.

This F-512E comes in your choice of Natural or Antique Burst finishes and is equipped with an L.R. Baggs Anthem pickup. 

A premium humidified hardshell case is included.

Features
  • Black/white striped with abalone center ring rosette
  • White body binding with B/W/B/W trim
  • White neck binding with black/white/black/white trim with white/black/white fingerboard purfling
  • Black/white/black/white top purfling
  • White headstock binding with black/white trim
  • Mother-of-pearl abalone black fingerboard inlays
  • D’Addario EXP (.010-.047) strings
  • Premium humidified hardshell case
  • Dual-action truss rod
Specifications
Body
  • Body type: Jumbo
  • Cutaway: No
  • Top wood: Spruce
  • Back and sides: Solid Redwood
  • Bracing pattern: Scalloped Adirondack spruce 
  • Body finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose
  • Orientation: Right handed
Neck
  • Neck shape: C
  • Nut width: 1.84" (46.8 mm)
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Neck wood: 3-piece Mahogany /Walnut/Mahogany
  • Scale length: 25.6"
  • Number of frets: 20
  • Neck finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose
Electronics
  • Pickup/preamp: Yes
  • Brand: L.R. Baggs
  • Configuration: Undersaddle transducer
  • Preamp EQ: 1-band
  • Feedback filter: Phase
  • Tuner: No
Other
  • Headstock overlay: Rosewood
  • Tuning machines: Gotoh SE701 open gear in gold
  • Bridge: Ebony
  • Saddle and nut: Bone
  • Number of strings: 12
  • Special features:
  • Case: Hardshell case
  • Accessories: None
  • Country of origin: United States
Warranty
Limited lifetime warranty.