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Guild Starfire III cherry red

Guild Starfire III 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.



Body TypeHollow Body
Body ShapeStarfire III
Body TopArched Mahogany
Body Wood (Solid Bodies)N / A
Soundhole / F Holes BindingUnbound F Holes
Body SidesMahogany
Body BackArched Mahogany
PurflingBlack / Ivory ABS
Body BindingCream ABS


Neck MaterialMahogany
Scale Length24 3/4" (629mm)
Neck ShapeVintage Soft "U"
Nut Width1 11/16" (43mm)
Neck Thickness 1st Fret20mm
Neck Thickness 9th Fret24mm
Truss RodDual Action
Truss Rod Wrench7mm Socket Wrench
Fingerboard MaterialEbony
Fingerboard Radius9 1/2" (240mm)
Fingerboard InlaysPearloid Dots
Frets Total20
Fret TypeNarrow Jumbo
Fingerboard Binding1-Ply Ivory ABS


ColorCherry Red (CHR)


Bridge String Spacing2" (52mm)
Hardware Finish / PlatingNickel Plated; Polished Aluminum Vibrato Bar
BridgeGuild Tune-O-Matic with Ebony Base
TailpieceGuild Vibrato Tailpiece Hollow Body - Aluminum
Nut MaterialBone
Tuning MachinesGrover® Sta-Tite™ Open-Gear 18:1
Strap ButtonsVintage Style
PickguardBlack with Guild Logo


Bridge PickupGuild LB-1
Neck PickupGuild LB-1
Pickup Switch3-Way Toggle: 1. Bridge Pickup - 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups - 3. Neck Pickup
ControlsNeck Volume & Tone, Bridge Volume & Tone, 3-way Toggle Pickup Switch


StringsD'Addario EXL115 Nickel Wound, Medium (.011 - .049)
Included CaseGuild Deluxe Electric Guitar Hardshell Case
Upper Bout Width11 3/4" (299mm)
Lower Bout Width16 3/8" (416mm)
Body Depth Upper Bout1 3/4" (44mm)
Body Depth Lower Bout1 7/8" (48mm)
Body Length20 1/4" (514mm)
Overall Length41" (1041mm)
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