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Guild Starfire SF-V

Hollow bodied electric guitar

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Guild Starfire SF-V guitar
Guild Starfire V in custom ebony grain finish. Image taken from the 1969 Guild catalogue
ModelStarfire V, Starfire Deluxe
Available1963-73
PickupsGuild Humbuckers (ocassionally DeArmond single coils)
Scale24 3/4"
BodyLaminated maple or mahogany. 1 7/8 " thick, 16 3/8 " wide, 20 1/4 " long
Neck3 piece mahogany/maple - rosewood fingerboard. 22 frets, block inlays. Neck joins the body at the 16th (pre-'67) or 18th fret.
HardwareChrome plated. 2 volume and 2 tone controls, master volume, pickup selector switch. Guild Bigsby vibrato. Kolb tuners, then Grover RotoMatics from 1965. Optional stereo circuitry.
FinishesStandard finishes: initially Cherry and Sunburst. Custom finishes: Ebony Grain, Emerald Green, Amber, Black, White, Blonde, Brown and Natural Mahogany.

The Starfire V, SF-V, or Starfire Deluxe was launched in 1963 alongside the Starefire IV, which went on to be the best selling Starfire of all, and the only one to be continously available. A few changes were made - the tuners were upgraded from 1965, and the neck/body join moved in 1967 (as it did for the Starfire IV and VI) from the 16th to 18th fret. Different pickups were employed - aswell as the usual Starfire small and larger humbuckers, some models were fitter with DeArmond pickups - mounted in pickup rings in regular humbucker sized routes.

1969 Guild catalogue1969 catalogue
Prestige instrument to make you the man to call for the most demanding guitar parts.

1970 Guild catalogue1970 catalogue
Grover RotoMatic machines. Guild model Bigsby vibrato tailpiece. Master volume. Sunburst or Blonde.

1971 Guild catalogue1971 catalogue
New humbucking pickups! More output than ever. All guitars and basses listed in this folder are equipped with Guild's newest pick-ups

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US ebay listings

DeArmond Guild Starfire Custom Electric Guitar.

Current price: $450.00

Time left: 4d 21h 8m
1967 Guild Switch Tip For Toggle Metal Starfire Bluesbird Chrome Nickel 1968 USA

Current price: $59.99
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Time left: 29d 17h 20m
Guild Starfire III w/ Guild Vibrato Tailpiece Cherry Red - Includes Hard Case

Current price: $1099.00
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Time left: 29d 12h 24m
Guild Starfire IV Cherry Red w/ Hardshell Case

Current price: $1079.00
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Time left: 29d 12h 24m
GUILD STARFIRE IV CHERRY RED SEMI HOLLOW NEWARK ST.

Current price: $989.99
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Time left: 1d 19h 51m
Vintage 1950's Guild Starfire T-100 or Similar Electric Guitar Hard Case Brown

Current price: $395.00
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Time left: 28d 15h 6m
GUILD STARFIRE IV CHERRY RED SEMI HOLLOW NEWARK ST.

Current price: $1099.99
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Time left: 8d 14h 21m
Vintage 1969 Guild Starfire III Hollow Body Electric Guitar Plays Great w/ Case

Current price: $2395.00
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Time left: 28d 12h 12m
Used Guild Starfire Semi Hollow Bass Guitar Newark St Collection Cherry Red OHSC

Current price: $850.00
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Time left: 8d 9h 25m
GUILD 3792205806 NEWARK ST. STARFIRE V W/ GUILD VIBRATO TAILPIECE, BLACK, W/ CAS

Current price: $1199.99
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Time left: 27d 16h 44m
2012 GUILD STARFIRE I SF-1 BASS LIMITED EDITION/ CHERRY/ ONLY 11 MADE

Current price: $2213.39
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Time left: 7d 16h 32m
Guild Starfire iii Newark St. Hollowbody Cherry Red Bigsby

Current price: $750.00
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Time left: 3d 14h 21m
GUILD STARFIRE IV WESTERLY BUILT BLOND BEAUTY WOHSC

Current price: $1395.00
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Time left: 26d 13h 35m
guild starfire IV vintage

Current price: $1499.99
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Time left: 25d 15h 27m
1967 Guild Starfire IV Bass Guitar in Black w/OHSC

Current price: $3200.00
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Time left: 4d 20h 26m
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UK ebay listings

1967 Guild Switch Tip For Toggle Metal Starfire Bluesbird Chrome Nickel 1968 USA

Current price: £38.44
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Time left: 29d 17h 20m
DeArmond by Guild Starfire

Current price: £300.00
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Time left: 4d 11h 19m
GUILD STARFIRE IV CHERRY RED SEMI HOLLOW NEWARK ST.

Current price: £634.41
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Time left: 1d 19h 51m
Vintage 1950's Guild Starfire T-100 or Similar Electric Guitar Hard Case Brown

Current price: £253.12
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Time left: 28d 15h 6m
2012 GUILD STARFIRE I SF-1 BASS LIMITED EDITION/ CHERRY/ ONLY 11 MADE

Current price: £1418.39
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Time left: 7d 16h 32m
Guild Starfire III Newark St. in Cherry Red Mahogany Guitar - Brand New

Current price: £925.00
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Time left: 27d 7h 18m
GUILD STARFIRE IV WESTERLY BUILT BLOND BEAUTY WOHSC

Current price: £893.94
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Time left: 26d 13h 35m
Guild Starfire 4 1991 usa vintage guitar

Current price: £1100.00
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Time left: 1d 12h 13m
1996 Guild Starfire IV Westerly Era

Current price: £765.78
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Time left: 22d 23h 20m
GUILD STARFIRE IV CHERRY RED W/HARDSHELL CASE BRAND NEW KSG1400252

Current price: £692.08
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Time left: 22d 11h 42m
1965 GUILD JETSTAR BASS KNOBS GENUINE VINTAGE GUILD KNOBS FITS JETSTAR STARFIRE

Current price: £64.08
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Time left: 19d 9h 33m
Vintage Guild Starfire Bass Guitar Hard Shell Case-SF-I, SF-II 1960's-1970's

Current price: £352.45
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Time left: 18d 12h 10m
Vintage 1972 Guild SF-I Starfire Bass Guitar Project for Repair-Restoration-70's

Current price: £765.78
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Time left: 18d 11h 51m
1960s Guild 3-Way Toggle Switch WITH TIP By Switchcraft Starfire Polara T100 USA

Current price: £51.26
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Time left: 18d 3h 8m
Vintage 1964 Guild Starfire II SF-II Hollowbody Guitar w/Original Case 1960's

Current price: £1342.52
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Time left: 11d 15h 51m
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German ebay listings

1972 Guild Starfire IV - Sunburst!! -

Current price: €2680.00
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Time left: 28d 11h 5m
Guild DeArmond Starfire Bass

Current price: €666.00
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Time left: 28d 7h 33m
1968 Guild Starfire III - Sunburst Maple Body! - EXC+++

Current price: €2995.00
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Time left: 24d 4h 32m
1965 GUILD STARFIRE / 335 CASE -- made in USA

Current price: €385.00
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Time left: 16d 13h 47m
1962 GUILD STARFIRE CASE -- made in USA

Current price: €365.00
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Time left: 10d 12h 42m
Guild Starfire IV ST Natural - Newark St. Collection

Current price: €1129.00
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Time left: 6h 13m
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There are 1 comments on this article so far. Add your comment
Brian Williams Comment left 16th November 2011 05:05:31
Just wondering if the pick of the Dearmonds from the 90's onwards might be added. Some of them are quite desirable, even if they're are not quite as good as most of the Guilds. Of course, I know it would probably mean extra unpaid work for somebody other than me so fair dos if you kick it into touch.

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