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Guild Holoflake Bluesbird (1 of 35 made)

These extra special guitars don't come up for sale often. They were made to promote Fender's taking over Guild, and were built in the Fender Custom Shop.  Introduced: 7/2002 - Discontinued: 7/2002

Here are the specifications, as posted by Guild:
Model Name: Bluesbird Black Holoflake (Limited Edition)
Model Number: 360-6400-(Color#)
Category: Semi-Hollowbody Electric Guitar
Body Style: Single Cutaway Solid Mahogany Body With Sound Chambers
Scale Length: 24 3/4"
Top: Carved Figured Maple Top
Back: 1 Piece Solid Honduran Mahogany Body
Sides: 1 Piece Solid Honduran Mahogany Body
Neck: Honduran Mahogany
Width at Nut: 1-11/16"
Fretboard: Indian Rosewood (12" Radius)
Bridge: Adjusto-Matic Bridge with Anchored-Tailpiece
Hardware: Chrome, Aged Vintage Styled Clear Guild Knobs
Electronics: Fender factory-installed P90 "soap bar" pickups, separate Volume and Tone Control for each pickup
Finish: High Gloss (Polyurethane)
Colors: (850) Holoflake, (early), (865) Holoflake, (later)
Unique Features: Aged Cream Colored Binding, Carefully Shaped Tone Chambers
Case: deluxe C42P Black Tolex Case

The overall condition of this beautiful guitar is excellent. The chambered sound is bright and clear, very live acoustic tones.  Most of these guitars were equipped with Duncan SH-1 humbuckers, but this one has factory-installed P90's. I've taken out the original P90's but have since put them back in. Check the picture of volume pot cavity so you can see current condition.
I'm a humbucker fan, that's the only reason for selling.

Still pictures don't do this finish justice. The colors shift as the light hits the holoflake.

Original Guild hard shell case is included.

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Listed4 years ago
ConditionExcellent (Used)
Excellent items are almost entirely free from blemishes and other visual defects and have been played or used with the utmost care.Learn more
Brand
Model
  • Bluesbird Holoflake
Finish
  • Holoflake
Year
  • 2002
Made In
  • United States

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