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Comment by FloridaGull on December 6, 2013 at 2:57pm

Did you get the natural, or the cherry red finish?

 

Comment by FloridaGull on December 6, 2013 at 2:50pm

Nice Ted - is that the GAD M-120?  I've spent a bit of time with one in a local store - if it had a 1.75" or greater nut, I'd own one by now, too... ;-)

Comment by Ted Hechtman on December 6, 2013 at 1:46pm

I have a set of brass pins that I bought and really haven't used them yet! Thanks Kate.

Comment by Kate Bowers on December 6, 2013 at 1:13pm

I love mine -- named him Woody! I wanted a slightly brighter sound, so I had brass pins put in. It's a great guitar that outclasses everything in its price range and above. Congrats!

Comment by Ted Hechtman on December 6, 2013 at 1:03pm

Look what I just bought myself.

Comment by Ron Nagle on October 18, 2013 at 9:50pm

Hi Florida Gull, my Guild says D-150NAT GAD - 58972.

My other acoustic is a Blueridge BR-70, both made in China and both excellent guitars for the money. I have always been a blue collar guy and could never spend the big bucks like some guys do, that's why I appreciate these guitar so much. They are helping me enjoy my retirement. PTL

Comment by FloridaGull on October 17, 2013 at 5:28am

IMHO, the quality of the Guild GAD series, Walden guitars, and Eastman guitars are all very high for the price you pay and a Chinese-made instrument... :-)

Comment by FloridaGull on October 17, 2013 at 5:24am

Ron - is your Guild a GAD D-150?

http://www.musiciansfriend.com/guitars/guild-gad-series-d-150-dread...

The GAD series (all-solid-wood, Chinese made) are really nice - I've played a 12 string or 2, a dread, and the M-120 - http://www.guildguitars.com/instruments/details/?partno=3818100821 - which is my favorite of the ones I've played.  However, I have yet to play the F-130 or 130R - http://www.guildguitars.com/instruments/details/?partno=3810210821http://www.guildguitars.com/instruments/details/?partno=3810310821 - both have a 1 3/4" nut width - I might already have captured an M-120 if it wasn't 1 11/16" at the nut... ;-)

Comment by Bob Crain on October 16, 2013 at 6:11pm

I am not sure exactly what type of Guilds these were one got picked up for $150 and the other $300 by 2 different guys. I played one of them but didn't really inspect it...suspect they were both Chinese made but the one I played was really smooth and sounded great full dreadnaught no cut away, the other is a cut away and the guy plays it on stage and it sounds great. Unfortunately I am not allowed to talk about my Guild here because it is only a semi-acoustic .... '62 Starfire .... red....don't tell anybody, there are some photos on my website www.bobcrain.com.au.

Comment by Ron Nagle on October 16, 2013 at 5:50pm

Thanks Bob, I have owned a couple of Taylor's but they just didn't do it for me but when I strummed the D-150 I was honestly amazed by the sound and the action right off the wall. The owner did mention that he does adjust his guitars if need be but not this one. I have always been a huge Dreadnought fan ever since I first saw Hank Williams Martin on an album cover a few short years ago. (50)

 

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