Starfire III w/Guild Vibrato Tailpiece

$1,599.99 List Price

Hollow body. A real beauty in high-gloss cherry red, Guild’s Starfire III is equipped with features of extra advantage to the rock ‘n’ roll guitarist who seeks a combination of flashy appearance and extraordinary tonal possibilities. Stellar features are all here, including the extra-thin hollow body, graceful single Florentine cutaway and brilliant Cherry Red finish. The welcome return of a rocking early-’60s favorite with a personality all its own.

Video Demo of Starfire III

Specifications

Body:

Body ConstructionHollowbody
Body TopArched Laminated Mahogany
Body BackArched Laminated Mahogany
Body SidesLaminated Mahogany
Body ShapeStarfire III
BracingParallel Tone Bars
FinishGloss Polyurethane
Body Depth Upper Bout1.75″ (44.45 mm)
Body Depth Lower Bout1.875″ (48 mm)
Body Length20.25″ (514 mm)
Body Width Lower Bout16.5″ (419 mm)
Body Width Upper Bout11.75″ (298 mm)
Overall Guitar Length41″ (1041mm)
Guitar Weight6.25 lbs
Body BindingIvory White with Black/White Purfling
PurflingBlack/Ivory White
Soundhole/F-HolesUnbound F Holes

Neck:

Neck Material1-Piece Mahogany
Neck ShapeVintage Soft “U”
Neck FinishGloss Polyurethane
Scale Length24.75″ (628 mm)
Nut Width1.650″ (42 mm)
Nut MaterialBone
Neck Binding1-Ply Ivory White
Fingerboard MaterialIndian Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius9.45″ (240 mm)
Fingerboard InlaysPearloid Dot
# of Frets20
Fret SizeNarrow Jumbo
Tuning MachinesGrover Sta-Tite™ Die-Cast

Hardware Finish/PlatingNickel Plated; Polished Aluminum Tremolo Bar

Truss RodDual-Action
Truss Rod Wrench7mm Hex Truss Rod Wrench

Features:

BridgeGuild® Adjusto-Matic™ with Rosewood Base
StringsD’Addario® EXL115 Nickel Wound, Medium/Blues-Jazz Rock, (.011-.049 Gauges)
Case or Gig BagTKL Deluxe Hardshell
Bridge PickupGuild® “Anti-Hum” Dual-Coil
Neck PickupGuild® “Anti-Hum” Dual-Coil
Pickup ConfigurationHH
Pickup Switches3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Control KnobsBlack Plastic
ControlsVolume 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)
Strap ButtonsVintage-Style
PickguardBlack with Guild® Logo

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