Guild Starfire III Hollowbody Archtop Electric Guitar with Guild Vibrato Tailpiece

(Black)  Sku #J03006000002000

45 day price guarantee, 45 day return policy, 100% secure shopping

$1,099.00 Finance Now!

Select a Style to Continue
Platinum Coverage: (What’s This?) most popular
Add to list
See All Guild Semi-Hollow and Hollow Body Electric Guitars

Straight-shooting vintage vibe with dual "Anti-Hum" pickups and Guild Vibrato Tailpiece.

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 finish. The welcome return of a rocking early-’60s favorite with a personality all its own. Includes hardshell case.

  • Body shape: Single cutaway
  • Body type: Hollow body
  • Body material: Laminated
  • Top wood: Arched Mahogany
  • Body wood: Arched Mahogany
  • Body finish: Gloss Urethane
  • Orientation: Right handed
  • Neck
  • Neck shape: Soft vintage U
  • Neck wood: 1-piece Mahogany
  • Joint: Set-in
  • Scale length: 24.75 in.
  • Truss rod: Standard
  • Neck finish: Gloss
  • Fretboard
  • Material: Rosewood
  • Radius: 9.5 in.
  • Fret size: Jumbo
  • Number of frets: 20
  • Inlays: Dot
  • Nut width: 1.65 in. (42 mm)
  • Pickups
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: "Anti-Hum" Dual-Coil
  • Middle: Not applicable
  • Bridge: "Anti-Hum" Dual-Coil
  • Brand: Guild 
  • Active or passive pickups: Passive
  • Series or parallel: Not applicable
  • Piezo: No
  • Active EQ: No
  • Special electronics: None
  • Controls
  • Control layout: Volume 1, volume 2, tone 1, tone 2
  • Pickup switch: 3-way
  • Coil tap or split: No
  • Kill switch: No
  • Hardware
  • Bridge type: Tremolo/Vibrato
  • Bridge design: Adjusto-matic
  • Tailpiece: Guild Vibrato Tailpiece
  • Tuning machines: Grover Sta-Tite
  • Color: Nickel
  • Other
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Special features: Electronics, Body finish
  • Case: Hardshell case
  • Accessories: None
  • Country of origin: South Korea

Pick up a guitar that'll add new sounds and style to your performance. Order today.


Starfire III Hollowbody Archtop Electric Guitar with Guild Vibrato Tailpiece Specifications:

  • Body
    Body Material: Laminated Mahogany
    Body Shape: Starfire III
    Body Back: Arched Laminated Mahogany
    Body Sides: Laminated Mahogany
    Body Top: Arched Laminated Mahogany
    Body Finish: Gloss Urethane
    Bracing: Parallel Tone Bars
    Purfling: Black/Ivory White
    F Holes Sound Holes: Unbound F Holes
    Body Depth: 1.94" (49 mm)
    Body Length: 20.25" (514 mm)
    Body Width Lower Bout: 16.38" (416 mm)
    Body Binding: Ivory White with Black/White Purfling
    Neck Shape: Vintage Soft "U"
    Number of Frets: 20
    Fret Size: Jumbo
    Position Inlays: Pearloid Dot
    Fingerboard Radius: 9.45" (240 mm)
    Fretboard: Rosewood
    Neck Material: 1-Piece Mahogany
    Neck Finish: Gloss Urethane
    Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
    Scale Length: 24.75" (628 mm)
    Headstock: Newark St.
    Neck Binding: 1-Ply Ivory White
    Truss Rods: Dual-Action Head Adjust
    Truss Rod Nut: Hex
    Pickup Configuration: HH
    Bridge Pickup: Guild "Anti-Hum" Dual-Coil
    Neck Pickup: Guild "Anti-Hum" Dual-Coil
    Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
    Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)
    Hardware Finish: Nickel Plated; Polished Aluminum
    Bridge: Guild Adjusto-Matic with Rosewood Base
    Tuning Machines: Grover Sta-Tite Die-Cast
    String Nut: Bone
    Pickguard: Opaque Plexi Pickguard with Guild Logo
    Truss Rod Wrench: Yes
    Strings: D'Addario EXL115 Nickel Wound, Medium/Blues-Jazz Rock, (.011-.049 Gauges)
    Unique Features: Thinline Single Cutaway Semi-Hollow Body; Guild "Harp" Tailpiece; Chesterfield Headstock Inlay
    Control Knobs: Black Plastic
review resources