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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

Guild Starfire SF-III Semi Hollow Electric Guitar - Cherry w/ OHSC

Current price: $879.99
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Vintage Guild Starfire II, Semi-hollow Electric Guitar,

Current price: $1399.00
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Guild Starfire IV Natural Beauty with Flame Westerly

Current price: $1345.00
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Free Shipping GUILD Starfire IV 4 Stoptail (Emerald Green) Electric Guitar

Current price: $1790.00
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GUILD STARFIRE II ST LIMITED EDITION GUITAR DARK BROWN

Current price: $799.99
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1996 Guild Starfire IV

Current price: $1350.00
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Guild Starfire SF-IV Semi Hollow Electric Guitar - Flame Maple w/ OHSC

Current price: $839.99
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GUILD NEWARK ST. STARFIRE IV, NATURAL FLAMED MAPLE

Current price: $950.00
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1963 Guild Starfire lll (3) with OHSC

Current price: $1600.00
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1966 Guild Starfire V Cherry Finish Guitar with Tremolo & Original Case

Current price: $2999.00
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Guild Starfire IV Westerly Beauty WOHSC

Current price: $1395.00
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Guild Starfire II Black Beauty Westerly WOHSC

Current price: $1149.00
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Guild Starfire IV ST Reissue Semi-Hollow Electric Guitar - Cherry Red w/ Case

Current price: $859.00
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guild Starfire iv WOHSC

Current price: $1345.00
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GUILD STARFIRE II WESTERLY MADE GREAT CONDITION WOHSC

Current price: $1195.00
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UK ebay listings

1972 Guild Starfire Bass Guitar Vintage

Current price: £1652.29
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1966(?) Guild Starfire III (3) Guitar with Carry Case

Current price: £1506.73
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1998 Blonde Guild Starfire III 3 Rare Westerly Rhode Island Case Pre-Fender SF3

Current price: £1241.80
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1998 Guild Starfire IV Semi Hollow Body Electric Guitar w/ Bigsby, Original Case

Current price: £1238.36
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Guild Newark St. Collection Starfire IV ST Flamed Maple Natural 379-2110-850

Current price: £1137.63
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Guild Newark St. Collection Starfire V w/ GVT Cherry 379-2205-866

Current price: £1137.63
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Guild Newark St. Collection Starfire V w/ GVT White 379-2205-826

Current price: £1137.63
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Guild Newark St. Collection Starfire V w/ GVT Black 379-2205-806

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1963 Guild Starfire lll (3) with OHSC

Current price: £1103.83
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Guild Newark St. Collection Starfire III w/ GVT Cherry 379-2005-866

Current price: £1034.15
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Guild Newark St. Collection Starfire III w/ GVT Black 379-2005-806

Current price: £1034.15
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Guild Newark St. Collection Starfire IV Black 379-2100-806

Current price: £1034.15
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Guild Newark St. Collection Starfire IV Cherry 379-2100-866

Current price: £1034.15
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Guild Newark St. Collection Starfire IV ST Maple Green 379-2110-856

Current price: £1034.15
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Guild Newark St. Collection Starfire IV ST Maple Antique Burst 379-2110-837

Current price: £1034.15
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German ebay listings

Guild Starfire V Semiakustik Gitarre mit Bigsby Vibrato Cherry Red incl. Case

Current price: €1149.00
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Guild Starfire III Semiakustik Gitarre mit Bigsby Vibrato Cherry Red incl. Case

Current price: €1099.00
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Guild Starfire IV CR Thinline Hollow Body Archtop inkl. Snark SN-8 Tuner

Current price: €1029.00
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De Armond by Guild Starfire Semiakkustik E-Gitarre Gibson Fender

Current price: €750.00
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1969 GUILD STARFIRE BASS USA CASE -- fits also GIBSON EB 2 BASS

Current price: €450.00
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Bigsby Guild B6 Chrom Vibrato Saiten Starfire-Gitarre 3511055171 Brand NEU

Current price: €100.93
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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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