Guild DS-240 Westerly Series Memoir 6-String RH Acoustic Guitar-Tear Drop Burst Gloss 383-0470-937
The Guild DS-240 Memoir is a beautifully designed, incredibly playable, slope shoulder acoustic at a great price.
The DS-240 Memoir features a solid spruce top and gorgeous mahogany back and sides - a wonderful tonewood combination that produces stellar high and midrange tone with rich bass response. A gloss finish on the mahogany back and sides lets its natural coloring really pop. In addition, a comfortable C-shaped profile mahogany neck with pau ferro fingerboard is incredibly responsive and playable. Scalloped-X bracing further enhances the tone and durability of the DS-240, giving you years of playing and improved tone over time.
Guild acoustics: a heritage built on great woods and
Guild has earned a solid reputation over the decades as one of America's premier early guitar makers. Its commitment to quality material and design is forefront with the solid spruce and mahogany on the DS-240 Memoir - a tonewood pairing renowned for its rich, varied voicing and resonance. The slope shoulder dreadnought body provides big sound and a comfortable playing experience. A NuBone nut and saddle also support great sustain and clarity. And a 1960s red tortoiseshell pickguard lends even more classic look and vibe.
- Classic slope shoulder acoustic with solid spruce top delivers incredible tone
- Comfortable C-shaped profile mahogany neck with pau ferro fingerboard is incredibly responsive and playable
- NuBone nut and saddle support great sustain and clarity
- 1960s red tortoiseshell pickguard lends even more classic look and vibe
- Mother-of-pearl rosette and Guild Peak headstock logo lend vintage vibe
- String Type: Steel
- Number of Strings: 6
- Body Shape: Round Shoulder Dreadnought
- Left-/Right-handed: Right-handed
- Color: Tear Drop Burst Gloss
- Finish: Gloss
- Top Wood: Spruce
- Back & Sides Wood: Mahogany
- Body Bracing: Scalloped X-bracing
- Neck Wood: Mahogany
- Neck Shape: "C"
- Shape Radius: 16"
- Fingerboard Material: Pau Ferro
- Fingerboard Inlay: Dots
- Number of Frets: 20
- Scale Length: 24.75"
- Tuning Machines: Guild Die-cast
- Bridge Material: Pau Ferro
- Nut/Saddle Material: NuBone/NuBone
- Nut Width: 1.68"
- Strings: D'Addario, .012-.053
The DS-240's sound is instantly warm, clear and inviting-almost as if its tone has been perfected over years of fireside strumming and family jamming.
Limited Lifetime Warranty - Guild Guitars warrants Guild instruments to be free from defects in materials and workmanship for as long as it is owned by the original retail purchaser, except that pickups, switches, jacks, controls, all other electronic components, tuning machines, hardware, pickguards, plated surfaces, cases and case hardware are warranted for a period of one (1) year from the date of original purchase. This warranty applies only to the original retail purchaser when this instrument is purchased as new from an Authorized Guild Dealer