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Guild Guitars Starfire I DC Semi-Hollow Body Electric Guitar, Double-Cut, Vintage Walnut
Guild’s most iconic electric guitar
Double cut body shape - Semi-hollow body construction
Mahogany center block for reduced feedback and clear sustain
An elegantly arched maple top, back, and sides
24 3/4” scale length
Modern thin “U“ neck profile
18th fret neck-to-body joint for easy access to the upper register of the fretboard
Guild HB-2 Alnico II humbuckers
Push-pull coil splitting
Premium Guild Vintage 18 tuners with 18:1 gear ratio
Guild’s most iconic electric guitar is now available to a whole new range of players. Expanding on the double cut body shape made famous by the Guild Starfire, the Starfire I DC features semi-hollow body construction utilizing a mahogany center block for reduced feedback and clear sustain. Retaining the airy, crisp tone you would expect from a semi-hollow body, The Cherry Starfire I DC features an elegantly arched mahogany top, back, and sides; while the Vintage Walnut, Pelham Blue, and Emerald Green models feature an elegantly arched maple top, back, and sides. The 24 3/4” scale length and modern thin “U“ neck profile provide a fast, smooth playing neck, while the 18th fret neck-to-body joint provides easy access to the upper register of the fretboard. Premium Guild Vintage 18 tuners with 18:1 gear ratio and Tune-o-matic bridge ensure the strings are accessible and in tune. Rich, vintage tone is injected by Guild’s own HB-2 Alnico II humbuckers, and the push-pull coil splitting feature allows for singing, single coil tones from either pickup. All of these features come standard on the Starfire I platform. Available in Cherry Red or Vintage Walnut finish. For those looking for something a little extra, the Starfire I DC GVT comes equipped with Guild’s vibrato tailpiece featuring a roller tension bar for additional tonal versatility. Available in Pelham Blue or Emerald Green.