Guild Pilot P/J Mint & Vintage USA Precision + Jazz

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by StrangeC, Jan 20, 2014.

  1. StrangeC


    Jun 19, 2012
    St. Paul, MN
    Guild Pilot Bass in stunning amberburst over a premium flamed maple body. Made in the US before Fender or DeArmond owned Guild, this bass dates from the mid '80s- 1983 I think. Model SB-602? It is all original and in Excellent condition!

    Top notch materials and hand made build quality throughout. EMG active Precision and Jazz pickups give you both the classic P-Bass and J-Bass sounds. Guild Badass Bridge, Grover Tuners, bone nut, and Schaller Strap Locks (black locks for your strap are included). Had the Guild straight-pull knife headstock (not the pointy one).

    Includes original Guild hard shell case.

    This is an excellent example of a 32 year old vintage bass that is getting hard to find in this near new condition.

    Made famous by Daryl Jones with Sting, Gary tallent of the E Street Band, Aimee Mann, Ben Orr of The Cars, Jaco Pastorius, and many others!

    $650 Shipped and PP
  2. Arch58

    Arch58 Bottom End Unit Supporting Member

    Dec 18, 2009
    Hudson Valley, NY
  3. bassguppy

    bassguppy Supporting Member

    As a former Pilot owner these basses have a great, fast neck and are worth triple the price. Sad that they were discontinued. GLWTS.
  4. spufman


    Feb 7, 2005
    Central CT
    Dang Pilots always go too low for what they are. I have the 5 in same flame/color and it is killer. Bump 'cause I think that headstock was from 87or 88.
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  6. Smooth_bass88

    Smooth_bass88 Supporting Member

    Oct 31, 2006
    Perfect for an 80s tribute band!! Cool!