GUILD STARFIRE V

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  • electric guitars

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1963 to 1972
1999 to 2001

GUILD produced the STARFIRE V between 1963 and 1972. It was a semi-hollow bodied electric like the Starfire IV but had some extras like mother of pearl block fingerboard inlays, a Guild Bigsby vibrato and a master volume control.

The Guild Stafire V has recently been reissued as part of the Korean Guild Newark Street Series.

Specifications (20)

Body

Body materialmaple body
Body shape featuresdouble cutaway
Body styleES-335 style
Hollow bodysemi-hollow body
Pickguard shaperaised pickguard
Soundhole2 f-holes

Hardware

TailpieceBigsby-style vibrato, Vibrato tailpiece, stop tailpiece, trapeze tailpiece
Hardware colorgold hardware

Fretboard

Fingerboard inlay materialpearl fingerboard inlay material
Fingerboard position markersblock fingerboard position markers

General

Finish colorsebony finish, green finish, honey finish, red finish
Made inUSA
Number of strings6 strings

Neck

Headstock inlays or logospearl headstock inlay/logo
Neck materialmaple neck
Number of frets22 fret
Tuner layoutthree-each-side

Controls

Pickup selector controls3-way selector switch
Volume controls1 volume control

Electronics

Pickups configuration2 humbucker pickups

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