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Guild Announces B-54CE Standard Acoustic Bass Guitar

As part of their additions to the USA Standard Series, Guild has unveiled the B-54CE Standard acoustic bass guitar. The cutaway bass is built on the company’s jumbo body design and features a solid Sitka spruce top with red spruce bracing, solid maple sides and a unique arched laminated maple back. The body is also bound with Ivoroid.

Guild B-54CE Acoustic Bass Guitar

The B-54CE Standard carries a Fishman Matrix Infinity pickup system, with soundhole-mounted volume and tone knobs as well as a built-in voicing switch. The voicing can be toggled between having enhanced bass response and having a flat response to help reduce boominess.

The Guild B-54CE Standard acoustic bass guitar will be debuting at the NAMM Show, with availability soon after that. Guild lists the bass with an MSRP of $3,129. For more info, visit their website.

Guild B-54CE Standard Acoustic Bass Guitar Specs:

  • Color: Blonde
  • Body Shape: Jumbo
  • Body Back: Arched Maple Back
  • Body Sides: Solid Maple Sides
  • Body Sides: Solid Sitka Spruce
  • Body Finish: Gloss Lacquer
  • Bracing: Scalloped Red Spruce
  • Rosette: Ivoroid
  • Purfling: Black/Ivoroid/Black
  • Body Binding: Ivoroid
  • Frets: 22
  • Position Inlays: Pearl Dot Inlays
  • Fretboard Radius: 12” Radius (305 mm)
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Neck Finish: Satin Lacquer
  • Nut Width: 1.625” (41.3 mm)
  • Scale Length: 34” (86.36 cm)
  • Special Electronics: Fishman® Matrix Infinity™ End-Pin Mounted Preamp w/ Volume & Tone Module
  • Hardware: Chrome
  • Bridge: Rosewood
  • Bridge Pins: Bone
  • Tuning Machines: Gotoh® Lightweight Die-Cast
  • String Nut: Bone
  • Unique Features: Arched laminated back, red spruce bracing, satin finished neck with slim profile
  • Case/Gig Bag: Deluxe Hardshell Case

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