Guild A-150 SB Savoy Hollowbody Archtop Jazz Box Sunburst Electric Guitar w/ Case




Availability: 1 in stock

The elegant tone quality and design of this guitar will bring real satisfaction of ownership to the most critical player. A truly outstanding acoustic/electric, the A-150 Savoy is a pleasure to see and hear, pairing a wonderfully free-playing late-1950s Guild orchestra model with the distinctive addition of an exceptionally voiced DeArmond Rhythm Chief 1000 floating pickup. The welcome return of a true Guild classic.


Body shape: Single cutaway
Body type: Hollow body
Body material: Combination laminated/solid
Top wood: Arched Spruce
Body wood: Maple
Body finish: Gloss Polyurethane
Neck shape: Soft vintage U
Neck wood: 3-piece Mahogany/Maple/Mahogany
Joint: Set-in
Scale length: 24.75 in.
Truss rod: Dual-action
Neck finish: Gloss
Fretboard Material: Indian Rosewood
Radius: 9.5 in.
Fret size: Narrow jumbo
Number of frets: 20
Inlays: Block
Nut width: 1.69 in. (43 mm)
Configuration: S
Pickup: DeArmond 1000 “Rhythm Chief” Floating Archtop Pickup
Active or passive pickups: Passive
Series or parallel: Series
Control layout: Master volume
Bridge type: Fixed
Bridge design: Compensated top rosewood base
Tailpiece: Trapeze
Tuning machines: Grover Sta-Tite
Color: Nickel
Country of origin: South Korea
Angelico case included


        Original Retail Price (msrp) - $1,710.00


        The guitar has a volume knob thats pot hit against the top during a rough shipping causing the top to crack next to the f hole. It has be glued and seated and is no longer structurally impaired however the crack is still visible (see pics) It has no other flaws or repairs noted. Otherwise, It is in like new mint condition. It did not have a case but we are including a used Angelico case that fits it well. It has some scrapes and scratches but still functions fine. 


        More Info: This is a refurbished instrument. These guitars are sent directly from the manufacturer to the authorized refurbishing center where they are fully inspected and cleared by a certified technician. The guitars are sent there for many reasons, including: Cosmetic flaws, Minor repairs & Discontinued or Last Years Models.

        Most of the Instruments that we sell have no flaws. For any that do, we will describe the flaw or repair in the listing and include a photo if it is visible. Item specifics may very from stock description. "The actual guitar for sale is shown in the photographs"

        All of our guitars come with a new standard factory setup, but may require a small amount of adjustments or fine tuning upon arrival to fit the players personal taste or to offset any normal changes that may occur from transit or climate. Accessories and Warranty are not included unless stated otherwise in the description however, we offer a 30 day return on every guitar. The guitars are given a new serial number and the back of the headstock is lightly stamped "used" or "2nd" by the authorized refurbishing center. These guitars are the next best thing to buying new!