Guild Starfire IV ST Maple ATB

Electric Guitar

  • Design: Thinline semi-hollowbody archtop
  • Body: Laminated maple
  • Body depth: 44.5 mm
  • Neck: 3-piece mahogany / maple / mahogany
  • Rosewood fretboard (Dalbergia Latifolia)
  • Nut width: 42 mm
  • 22 Frets
  • Scale: 628 mm
  • Pickups: 2x Guild anti-hum dual coil humbucker
  • Guild Adjusto-Matic bridge
  • Stopbar tailpiece
  • Grover Sta-Tite machine heads
  • Colour: Antique Sunburst
  • Incl. Case
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  • Blues
  • Funk
  • Jazz
  • Rock

Further Information

Colour Sunburst
Body Maple
Top Maple, Laminated
Neck Mahogany
Fretboard Rosewood
Frets 22
Scale 628 mm
Pickups HH
Tremolo No
Incl. Case Yes
Incl. Bag No
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An excellent instrument

Turner, 16.05.2018
I'm an amateur guitarist and after several Strats, Teles, Les Pauls, SGs I also wanted to buy a good semi-hollow guitar that delivers a good sound for bluesy stuff. I came across the Guild Starfire IV and ordered it after many searches on the Internet at Thomann. Thomann has still done an optimal setup and after a few days, the guitar has arrived at my place. As always with Thomann carefully packed and the delivery takes place in the delivered case.

The workmanship is impeccable in terms of paint, adjustment, hardware and pickups with controls. Only the pickup switch has a little game aside, but that does not matter in the function.

The sound of the Guild corresponds exactly to my imagination. Very warm sound in the neck position, nice twang in the middle position and snappier in the bridge position. Even with distortion (in my case a marshal blues breaker), the versatility of this guitar is very pronounced. The string position is very flat, without snoring and the neck allows excellent playability. In appearance, this instrument is very similar to the Gibson ES 335, but has its own character in terms of sound.
Ultimately, the sense of sound is always an individual matter of taste. I am more than happy with the guitar and can recommend this instrument with a clear conscience.
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