1985 Guild SB602 Pilot

  • $799.00
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Summary: This Guild Pilot bass with its unique body and headstock shape is a fantastic player. It’s lightweight and very easy to play. It has active EMG pickups, separate volume controls for each pickup, and a master tone. The serial number for this Guild bass dates to 1985 and it has the original finish and matching headstock.

Body: Alder with a gloss black finish.

Neck: Four bolt-on construction, Maple with a Rosewood fingerboard, 34” scale length, 1.5” nut width, 9.5” radius, 22 frets, pearl dot inlays.

Pickups/Hardware: Active EMG pickups, master volume control for each pickup/master tone control, Guild four saddle bridge, round string tree, black closed gear tuning keys.

Cosmetics: This bass has light surface scratches on the body. It has light buckle rash on the back. There are a few dings and chips in the finish on the body (See Photos Please). The back of the neck has a ding near the nut. The headstock shows a bit of wear in the finish. The frets are still in good shape. Overall, this bass has some cosmetic issues but it plays very well and sounds fantastic.

Playability: Our in-house guitar tech has inspected, setup, and restrung this instrument with a new set of strings. The neck is straight, the truss rod is fully functional, and the action has been setup low and comfortable. The frets are in great shape with no major grooves or divots from use and it plays beautifully up and down the fretboard with no dead spots or choking out.

Weight: 7 lbs. 10.2 oz.

Case: This bass ships in a gig bag, professionally packaged, and fully insured.