Guild Starfire IV Cherry 1980

6-String Semi-Hollow Body Electric Guitar with Ebony Fingerboard. Made in the USA.
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Guild Starfire IV Cherry 1980

Used

Description & Specs

The following specs were carefully collected and recorded by a skilled technician. For a more detailed description and questions regarding sound, feel, or cosmetic condition, please visit our Lincoln Avenue showroom or call to speak to one of our Used and Vintage experts.
Finish Details: Original finish except for refin on neck neck and back of the neck joint on the body.
Body Material: Maple
Neck Material: Maple
Fingerboard Material: Ebony
Neck Profile: medium "C"
Neck Thickness (IN): 1st- .84" 12th- .94"
Fingerboard Radius: 12.00"
Nut Width: 1-5/8"
Scale Length: 24 3/4"
Neck Details: Two piece maple neck with bound rosewood board and block inlays. The back of the neck has been fully refinished and over-sprayed to cover up repairs in the neck heel.
Electronics: The guitar has its original wiring harness. Originally a stereo output guitar, it has been converted to mono. The conversion was very simple and could be easily reversed if stereo output is desired. The pickups have been replaced with DiMarzios.
Pickup Measurements: neck 7.9k ohms bridge 11.8k ohms
Hardware: Original
Modifications/Repairs: -The back of the neck has been refinished. -The neck/body joint has been repaired. At some point, four screws were drilled into the back of the body to secure the neck. These screws were removed, the holes were filled and the the refin covered the repairs somewhat (see pictures). -Originally a stereo output guitar, it has been converted to mono. The conversion was very simple and could be easily reversed if stereo output is desired. -The pickups have been replaced with DiMarzios.
Case Details: Original hard shell case.
Cosmetic Condition: The guitar has moderate play wear. The finish on the body is glossy with checking and light dents and scratches throughout. The finish on the neck has been refinished and is considerably darker than the rest of the guitar. There is also slight orange peel throughout the refinished areas of the neck. The hardware is tarnished with age.
Serial Number: GA100200
Tech Notes: -The guitar plays well with medium/low action. The frets are wide and low with light play wear. -The serial number dates to 1980.
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