Guild OM240E Mahogany / Spruce Orchestra Model Solid Top Fishman Pickup
Guild OM240E Mahogany / Spruce Orchestra Model
This mid-sized orchestra shaped acoustic is equally suited for strumming and fingerpicking, and produces a sweet, balanced tone. The perfect choice for the versatile musician, the OM-240E features a solid Sitka spruce top, mahogany sides, and arched mahogany back. Guild’s signature arched back design allows for great volume and projection, long sustain, and a lush, full sound. The OM-240E features Guild’s Fishman-designed AP-1 electronics, a pau ferro fingerboard and bridge, bone nut and saddle, pearloid rosette, period-correct tortoiseshell pickguard, and a matte polyurethane finish. Available in Natural.
The Westerly Collectionpays homage toan important period inGuild’s early history,whenGuild outgrew the beloved Hoboken, New Jersey factory, and movedproduction to Westerly, Rhode Island in 1967.Finding a home in a former furniture manufacturing building, Guild took advantage of theadditionalspace the new location had to offer,andimprovedupon the production layout left behind in Hoboken.
With a fresh start, highly skilled employees, and plenty of room to grow,Guild flourished. It was not long beforetheWesterlyfactorybecame renowned for exceptional craftsmanship, quality, and the introduction of many beloved Guild acoustics. Thededication to innovation was apparent, with meticulous attention to detail.Inspired by this golden era, the Guild Westerly Collection carries on the tradition of impeccable workmanship and unwavering excellence by incorporating high-quality materials and classic Guild designs into each instrument.