Rare Roland G303 G-303 1980 Vintage Synth Midi Controller Guitar

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Great Condition Guitar- with some cosmetic issues. Hairline crack near the input Jack and a Dime size finish dent near the the top of the bridge pickup.

Frets are in great condition and the neck is straight. Action is low with no buzzing, this think plays like a dream.

The guitar can be used as a normal guitar and sounds incredible.

The Synth Controls work as far as what was told to me but I have no way to test them

If there is one guitar that has become the "gold standard" of guitar synthesizers, it has to be the Roland G-303 guitar. No doubt much of the popularity of the G-303 comes from Pat Metheny, who has played this guitar year after year on stages across the world, always amazing audiences with the moving and emotional quality of the G-303 and GR-300 rig.

There is another reason why the G-303 is so popular: it is just a really great guitar. There is no learning curve to the G-303, no time required to "get acquainted," this is a guitar you want to play as soon as you put your hands on it. In Los Angeles I have seen jazz players using the G-303 plugged straight into a Polytone amp, just for the sound and playability of this great axe. In terms of sophistication of design and electronics, the weighty Ibanez IMG2010 comes out way ahead of the G-303, but like the Roland G-707, the IMG2010 is a bit of an acquired taste, and its curious body design means that the Ibanez IMG2010 is virtually impossible to play sitting down without a guitar strap!

Body: Maple top mahogany back
Finish: Acrylic ("robert" brown)
Neck: Set-in 3-piece maple
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Frets: 22
Bridge: Fixed, adjustable
Nut: Polycarbonate
Tuning machines: Gotoh
Pickups: Two Roland PU-114H Humbuckers
Scale: 24 3/4"
Truss Rod: Adjustable
Neck Width: 1 11/16"
Body Width: 13"
Body Depth: 1 3/4"
Overall Length: 38 3/4"
Weight: 8 lbs 14 oz.

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