Guild Starfire Bass Cherry Red

Semi Hollow Bass

  • Body shape: Thinline Hollow Body Archtop
  • Body: Mahogany, laminated
  • Body depth: 47 mm
  • 3-Piece mahogany/maple/mahogany neck
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Nut width: 38.1 mm
  • 21 Frets
  • Scale: 781 mm
  • Pickup: 1 Guild Bi-sonic humbucker
  • Guild Combo bridge-tailpiece
  • Grover machine heads
  • Colour: Cherry red
  • Case included
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Colour Red
Top Mahogany
Back and Sides Mahogany
Neck Maple, Mahogany
Fretboard Rosewood
Frets 21
Scale Shortscale
Pickup System H
Incl. Case Yes
Incl. Gigbag No
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A classic

Kuzulka, 04.04.2018
Strong, classic, semi hollow, short-scale sound. Sexy as a bitch heat. Light as a feather. Comfy as your old favourite shoes. The only cons, if any, is that the headstock weight a little. But that don't result on being uncomfortable o unplayable.

Summing up, if Guild had made them fretless, now I would had two of them.
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Big sound, easy to play

mroc, 06.04.2016
A fine and easy to play, a very big sound that pulse well (I lowered the microphone pads to domesticate it), a good balance in standing play (a little heavy).

I like this type of low bass / medium scale. The best for my taste is the Warwick Star Bass but the Guild complements it well (the Gibson Midtown sounds good but it is difficult to play standing, the Hagstrom Viking is very pleasant to play but it sounds a bit dull ...)

A flat on the Guild: the rosewood bridges are fragile and difficult to replace (one of the bridges fell flat in two pieces when I changed the strings, I first asked Thomann who never answered me , Then I tinkered a piece of rosewood and finally I found a US site that sells: guildbassparts.com, $ 40 the set of 4 bridges rosewood, 68¤ copper ...)
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Guild Starfire Bass Cherry Red
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Guild Starfire Bass Cherry Red
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Semi Hollow Bass Body shape: Thinline Hollow Body Archtop, Body: Mahogany, laminated, Body depth: 47 mm, 3-Piece mahogany/maple/mahogany neck, Fretboard: Rosewood, Nut width: 38.1 mm, 21 Frets,...

  • Colour: Red
  • Top: Mahogany
  • Back and Sides: Mahogany
  • Neck: Maple, Mahogany
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Shortscale
  • Neck Width: 38,1 mm
  • Pickup System: H
  • Elektronic: Passive
  • Incl. Case: Yes
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
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Guild Starfire II Bass Flamed Maple thinline hollow body archtop bass, body flamed maple, body depth 44mm,3 pcs mahogany maple mahogany neck, rosewood fretboard (Dalbergia Latifolia), nut width...

  • Colour: Natural
  • Top: Maple
  • Back and Sides: Maple
  • Neck: Maple, Mahogany
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Shortscale
  • Pickup System: HH
  • Elektronic: Passive
  • Mechanics: Standard
  • Incl. Case: Yes
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
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Electric Bass Body shape: Thinline hollow body archtop, Body: Laminated mahogany, Body depth: 47 mm, 3-Piece neck: Mahogany / maple / mahogany, Fretboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), Nut width:...

  • Colour: Natural
  • Top: Mahogany
  • Soundboard: Mahogany
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Back and Sides: Mahogany
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Mediumscale
  • Pickups: H
  • Neck Width: 38,1 mm
  • Elektronic: Passive
  • Pickup System: H
  • Mechanics: Encapsulated
  • Incl. Case: Yes
  • Incl. Bag: No
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
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  • Colour: Green
  • Top: Mahogany
  • Back and Sides: Mahogany
  • Neck: Maple, Mahogany
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Mediumscale
  • Neck Width: 38,1 mm
  • Pickup System: HH
  • Elektronic: Passive
  • Mechanics: Standard
  • Incl. Case: Yes
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
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Electric bass Body design: hollow-body thinline archtop, Body: mahogany, laminated, Body depth: 47 mm, Three-piece mahogany / maple / mahogany neck, Fretboard: rosewood, Nut width: 38.1 mm, 21...

  • Colour: Red
  • Top: Mahogany
  • Back and Sides: Mahogany
  • Neck: Maple, Mahogany
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Mediumscale
  • Neck Width: 38,1 mm
  • Pickup System: HH
  • Elektronic: Passive
  • Mechanics: Standard
  • Incl. Case: Yes
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
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