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Guild B301 Need Parts!

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by groucho, Sep 29, 2005.

  1. groucho


    Sep 28, 2005
    Ringwood NJ
    Greetings - new to this site but looking forward to it :)
    I just got a B301 off Ebay in good condition, but for a
    few things, not being very familiar with Guild basses
    (done lots of work on Fender-oid types) I thought I would ask.
    This one is missing a bridge part - the adj wheel that
    is in the front of the bridge (bridge rides on two big
    honking screws and a little front adjuster) Anybody know
    of a shop that may have one in the odds and sods pile?

    Also - I was surprised by how "low" the frets are on this
    bass! Like they have been seriously dressed. The guy said
    it was in storage most of its life - do they start low on Guilds
    or did I get a high mileage axe?

    I like the sound of the single coil pickup but the hum is a
    real drag...Is there anything that fits these without cutting
    them up? Thanks for any insights :confused:
  2. guildman


    Jun 4, 2008
    Hi....hope your still enjoying the 301....I have a 302 and am attempting to source parts for her...if you find any sources please let me know and I will do likewise.....someone in UK suggested "Wings guitar shop USA" but I,ve had no luck tracing them... regards Guildman