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Guild Starfire V Hollowbody Archtop Electric Guitar with Guild Vibrato Tailpiece Black

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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 s...Click To Read More About This Product

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The return of a stylish model with dual "Little Bucker" pickups and Guild Vibrato Tailpiece.

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 White finish. Includes plush-lined hardshell case.

FEATURES
Body 
Body shape: Double cutaway
Body type: Semi-hollow or chambered body
Body material: Laminated
Top wood: Arched Mahogany
Body wood: Arched Mahogany
Body finish: Gloss Polyurethane
Orientation: Right handed
Neck
Neck shape: Soft vintage U
Neck wood: 3-piece Mahogany
Joint: Set-in
Scale length: 24.75 in.
Truss rod: Dual-action
Neck finish: Gloss
Fretboard
Material: Indian Rosewood
Radius: 9.5 in.
Fret size: Narrow jumbo
Number of frets: 22
Inlays: Dot
Nut width: 1.69 in. (43 mm)
Pickups
Configuration: HH
Neck: LB-1
Middle: Not applicable
Bridge: LB-1
Brand: Guild
Active or passive pickups: Passive
Series or parallel: Not applicable
Piezo: No
Active EQ: No
Special electronics: None
Controls
Control layout: Volume 1, volume 2, tone 1, tone 2
Pickup switch: 3-way
Coil tap or split: No
Kill switch: No
Hardware
Bridge type: Fixed
Bridge design: Tune-o-matic
Tailpiece: Trapeze
Tuning machines: Grover Sta-Tite
Color: Nickel
Other
Number of strings: 6-string
Special features: Electronics, Body finish
Case: Hardshell case
Accessories: None
Country of origin: South Korea

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SPECIFICATIONS
Body
Body Material: Laminated Mahogany
Body Shape: Starfire V
Body Back: Arched Laminated Mahogany
Body Sides: Laminated Mahogany
Body Top: Arched Laminated Mahogany
Body Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
Bracing: Center Block
F Holes Sound Holes: Unbound F Holes
Body Depth: 1.75" (44.45 mm)
Body Length: 20.25" (514 mm)
Neck
Neck Shape: Vintage Soft "U"
Number of Frets: 22
Position Inlays: Pearloid Block
Fingerboard Radius: 9.45" (240 mm)
Fretboard: Rosewood
Neck Material: 3-Piece Mahogany/Maple/Mahogany
Neck Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
Scale Length: 24.75" (628 mm)
Truss Rods: Dual-Action
Truss Rod Nut: Hex
Electronics
Pickup Configuration: HH
Bridge Pickup: Guild "Anti-Hum" Dual-Coil
Neck Pickup: Guild "Anti-Hum" Dual-Coil
Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume
Hardware
Hardware Finish: Nickel-Plated
Bridge: Guild Adjusto-Matic with Rosewood Base
Tuning Machines: Grover Sta-Tite Die-Cast
String Nut: Bone
Pickguard: Opaque Plexi Pickguard with Guild Logo
Miscellaneous
Strings: D'Addario EXL115 Nickel Wound, Medium/Blues-Jazz Rock, (.011-.049 Gauges)
Accessories
Case Gig Bags: Hardshell Case
Control Knobs: Black Plastic
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