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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

1970 Guild Starfire III w Hard Case - AMAZING PLAYING GUITAR QUALITY VINTAGE

Current price: $2250.00
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Time left: 5d 20h 27m
1998 Guild Starfire Bass II Blonde Flamey with Tags Westerly RI USA Made

Current price: $2599.00
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Time left: 28d 15h 56m
Guild Starfire II Hollow Body Electric Guitar

Current price: $779.00
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1960s Guild 3-Way Toggle Switch WITH TIP By Switchcraft Starfire Polara T100 USA

Current price: $79.99
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Time left: 28d 9h 23m
2013 Guild Starfire 1V With OHSC

Current price: $849.00
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Time left: 27d 20h 17m
1966 guild DE-400 Duane Eddy Starfire

Current price: $1999.99
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Time left: 27d 2h 26m
Guild Starfire III Electric Guitar Black RARE U.S.A. Westerly R.I.

Current price: $2100.00
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Time left: 3d 23h 58m
GUILD STARFIRE III CHERRY RED W/HARDSHELL CASE BRAND NEW KSG1401430

Current price: $1099.99
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Time left: 26d 19h 17m
1976 Guild Starfire iv, Westerly Starfire 4

Current price: $1800.00
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Time left: 26d 18h 8m
Vintage 1969 Guild Starfire IV guitar. 9 of 10 condition

Current price: $1850.00
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Time left: 3d 17h 24m
Starfire "Special"- DeArmond by Guild - Semi-Hollow Right-Handed electric guitar

Current price: $350.00

Time left: 3d 1h 21m
GUILD DeARMOND STARFIRE GUITAR 6 STRING RIGHT-HANDED BEIGE SEMI-HOLLOW

Current price: $600.00

Time left: 2d 19h 15m
Guild USA 80's Starfire SF-4 SF-IV Rare Black Electric Guitar Original Hard Case

Current price: $2299.99
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Time left: 25d 18h 33m
1981 Guild Starfire IV SF-4 natural finish USA

Current price: $2000.00
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Time left: 24d 20h 6m
Old Vintage 1970 Wiring Harness Guild M75 Bluesbird m80 s100 Starfire Free Ship

Current price: $99.99
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Time left: 1d 1h 35m
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UK ebay listings

GUILD STARFIRE IV GUITAR (GIBSON 335 HIGH QUALITY ALTERNATIVE)

Current price: £400.00
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Time left: 6d 9h 57m
1960s Guild 3-Way Toggle Switch WITH TIP By Switchcraft Starfire Polara T100 USA

Current price: £53.48
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Time left: 28d 9h 23m
GUILD STARFIRE III CHERRY RED W/HARDSHELL CASE BRAND NEW KSG1401430

Current price: £735.39
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Time left: 26d 19h 17m
Vintage 1969 Guild Starfire IV guitar. 9 of 10 condition

Current price: £1236.80
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Time left: 3d 17h 24m
Guild USA 80's Starfire SF-4 SF-IV Rare Black Electric Guitar Original Hard Case

Current price: £1537.63
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Time left: 25d 18h 33m
Old Vintage 1970 Wiring Harness Guild M75 Bluesbird m80 s100 Starfire Free Ship

Current price: £66.85
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Time left: 1d 1h 35m
2012 GUILD STARFIRE I SF-1 BASS LIMITED EDITION/ CHERRY/ ONLY 11 MADE

Current price: £1479.74
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Time left: 1d 17h 5m
Guild 1965 Silver Starfire Hardshell Case

Current price: £106.96
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Time left: 19d 19h 37m
Guild 1965 Nickel Starfire Electronic Control Pots Harness

Current price: £100.27
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Time left: 19d 19h 35m
Guild 1965 White Starfire Bridge Pickup

Current price: £60.16
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Time left: 19d 19h 35m
Guild 1965 White Starfire Neck Pickup

Current price: £60.16
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Time left: 19d 19h 34m
Guild 1965 Aluminum Starfire Bridge w/ Mounts

Current price: £80.22
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Time left: 19d 19h 33m
Original 2000 Guild Starfire II Hollow Body Electric Guitar & Original Hard Case

Current price: £1200.03
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Time left: 14d 4h 37m
Guild Starfire III Newark St. in Cherry Red Mahogany Guitar - Brand New

Current price: £925.00
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Time left: 11d 13h 11m
Vintage 1969 Guild Starfire III Hollow Body Electric Guitar Plays Great w/ Case

Current price: £1601.15
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Time left: 10d 3h 58m
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German ebay listings

Guild Starfire IV Cherry Red - Newark St. Collection

Current price: €1049.00
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Time left: 16d 12h 11m
Guild Starfire V Bigsby Trans Cherry - Newark St. Collection

Current price: €1099.00
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Time left: 15d 23h 28m
1969 GUILD STARFIRE BASS USA CASE -- fits also GIBSON EB 2 BASS

Current price: €450.00
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Time left: 29d 18h 46m
1972 Guild Starfire IV - Sunburst!! -

Current price: €2610.00
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Time left: 13d 16h 55m
1968 Guild Starfire III - Cherry (Maple Body!!) - Bigsby

Current price: €2810.00
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Time left: 16d 14h 50m
Bigsby Guild B6 Chrom Vibrato Saiten Starfire-Gitarre 3511055171 Brand NEU

Current price: €128.30
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Time left: 8d 17h 9m
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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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