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Guild Starfire V

$1,199.99

Guild’s Starfire V  Semi-hollow body. A deluxe double cutaway loaded with features that give a fully expressive voice to your individual playing style. The classic Guild Starfire V is a semi-hollow beauty with a graceful 16 3/8″ thinline body and twin Guild LB-1 “Little Bucker” pickups that make it an outstanding choice with an authentic Guild voice perfect for rock, blues, roots and more. The Starfire V’s all-mahogany body features an arched top and back, with dual f holes, elegant ivory white body binding, black/white purfling and center-block construction.

Other premium features include bound three-piece mahogany/maple/mahogany neck with vintage-style “soft U” profile, 22-fret rosewood fingerboard with 9 1/2″ radius and pearloid block inlays, three-way pickup selector switch, individual volume and tone controls for each pickup and master volume, Tune-O-Matic bridge with rosewood base, Guild vibrato tailpiece, Grover Sta-Tite™ tuning machines, nickel hardware and a gorgeous Cherry Red finish. Includes plush-lined hardshell case.


Model: Starfire V
Series: Newark Street

Body:

  • Body Construction Semi-Hollowbody
  • Body Top Arched Laminated Mahogany
  • Body Back Arched Laminated Mahogany
  • Body Sides Laminated Mahogany
  • Body Shape Starfire™ V
  • Bracing Center Block
  • Finish Gloss Polyurethane, Cherry Red
  • Body Depth Upper Bout 1 5/8″ (41 mm)
  • Body Depth Lower Bout 1 3/4″ (44.45 mm)
  • Body Length 18 1/4″ (464 mm)
  • Body Width Lower Bout 16 3/8″ (416 mm)
  • Body Width Upper Bout 11 3/4″ (298 mm)
  • Overall Guitar Length 41 1/2″ (1055 mm)
  • Body Binding Ivory White with Black/White Purfling
  • Purfling Black/Ivory White
  • Soundhole/F-Holes Unbound F Holes
neck:
  • Neck Material 3-Piece Mahogany/Maple/Mahogany
  • Neck Shape Vintage Soft “U”
  • Neck Finish Gloss polyurethane
  • Scale Length 24 3/4″ (628 mm)
  • Nut Width 1 11/16″ (43 mm)
  • Nut Material Bone
  • Neck Binding 1-Ply Ivory White
  • Fingerboard Material Indian Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Radius 9 1/2″ (240 mm)
  • Fingerboard Inlays Pearloid Block
  • # of Frets 22
  • Fret Size JumboNarrow
  • Tuning Machines Grover® Sta-Tite™ Die-Cast
  • Hardware Finish/Plating Nickel Plated
  • Truss Rod Dual-Action
  • Truss Rod Wrench 7mm Hex Truss Rod Wrench
features:
  • Bridge Guild® Tune-O-Matic with Rosewood Base
  • Strings D’Addario® EXL115 Nickel Wound, Medium/Blues-Jazz Rock, (.011-.049 Gauges)
  • Case or Gig Bag TKL Deluxe Hardshell
  • Bridge Pickup LB-1
  • Neck Pickup LB-1
  • Pickup Configuration HH
  • Pickup Switches 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
  • Control Knobs Black Plastic
  • Controls Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)
  • Strap Buttons Vintage-Style
  • Pickguard Black with Guild® Logo
  • Item Number 379-2205-866