Starbird SSS



Not your grandpa's guitar. The Starbird is a modern instrument combining classic designs with exquisite tone and playability. It features comfortable arm and belly contours, effortless access to the 22nd fret, and compelling ergonomics. The Starbird has its own voice, with expanded sustain, resonance, and tonal options.

As Pictured: $1850

= As pictured

BODY

Body Wood

  • Jelutong (+ $100)
  • Alder
  • Philippine Mahogany1 (+ $100)

Pickguard


  • Black Satin
  • White Pearl
  • Tortoise Shell
  • Cream
  • White

FINISH

  • Metallic Sunset Burst (+ $200)
  • Olympic White
  • 3-Tone Sunburst (Alder and Jelutong only2, + $150)
  • Clear Gloss (Not available with Jelutong)
  • Blue Burst Metallic (+ $200)

NECK

Neck Wood


  • Maple
  • Spanish Cedar3

Nut Material


  • Natural Bone
  • Bleached Bone
  • Graph Tech Nubone
  • Graph Tech Black Tusq

Fingerboard

  • Maple
  • Bolivian Rosewood (Morado)

Scale

  • 25.5"

Fretboard Radius

  • 14"
  • 12"
  • 9.5"

Number of Frets


  • 22

Fret Wire


  • Dunlop 6100 to 12th Fret and 6105 to 22nd Fret (+ $50)
  • All Dunlop 6105 frets
  • All Dunlop 6100 frets
  • Fender Vintage Frets

Fret Dots


  • Red
  • Black
  • Pearl
  • Abalone

Fret Side Markers


  • Red
  • White
  • Black

Headstock Logo


  • Decal
  • Abalone (+ $150)
  • Pearl (+ $100)

Truss Rod


  • Dual-Action

Buzz Feiten Tuning System

  • Optional (+ $139)

ELECTRONICS

Pickup Configuration


  • S-S-S
  • S-S-H

Pickups


  • Standard, Graph Tech, Kent Armstrong, and Seymour Duncan pickups available

Controls

  • Master Volume and 2 Tone, 5‑Position Switch Plus Expander Switch4 (+ $40) 
  • Master Volume and 2 Tone, 5‑Position Switch
  • Push-Pull Coil‑Splitter for S-S-H Configuration (+ $40)

HARDWARE

  • NOTE: All hardware available in chrome or gold (+ $250)

Bridge

  • HipShot Tremolo Contour Bridge (+ $120)
  • HipShot Strings‑through‑Hardtail Contour Bridge (+ $80)
  • Fender Strings‑through‑Hardtail Bridge

Tuning Keys

  • HipShot Classic Open‑Back Tuning Keys
  • HipShot Classic Open‑Back Locking Tuning Keys (+ $40)
  • Graph Tech Ratio Locking Tuning Machines (+ $110)
  • Graph Tech Ratio Standard Tuning Machines (+ $80)

Case

  • Molded Hardshell

NOTES

Above prices exclude tax and destination charges.

1 Philippine Mahogany is much lighter in weight than Alder but requires more time during the finishing process.
2 Finished Philippine Mahogany is too dark for a 3-Tone Sunburst.
3 Spanish Cedar is much lighter than Maple.
4 Expander switch enables neck and bridge pickups in positions 1 and 5, and all 3 pickups in positions 2 and 4.