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Taylor 214e Grand Auditorium Acoustic-Electric Guitar (with Gig Bag)

The Taylor 214e offers great acoustic tone in a grand auditorium body. With a Solid Sitka Spruce top and ES-T electronics, the Taylor 214e sounds great. (47) Read 3 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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Taylor 214e 2012 Grand Auditorium Acoustic-Electric Guitar

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Product Description

The appealing tones and subtle nuances of a solid Sitka spruce top and Indian rosewood laminate backs and sides are amplified with clarity and warmth, thanks to Taylor's Under-Saddle Transducer (UST) pickup.

A modestly priced, solid-wood guitar with tonal qualities and resonance approaching that of a premium acoustic guitar -- an incredible value.

Features
In the 200 Series, solid sapele adds depth to the sparkle of a Sitka top, filling in a full range of tonal possibilities.

Grand Auditorium -- Taylor's Grand Auditorium combines the width and depth of a dreadnought with a narrower waist. Its sleek design yields a strong treble zing across the tonal spectrum and sharpens the definition of individual notes. The Grand Auditorium is a strong finger-picking guitar that also adapts well to medium strumming.

Varnish -- A durable varnish finish offers protection, good looks, and a smooth feel to the touch. Available in natural finish.

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Specifications
Type/Shape: 6-String Grand Auditorium

Back & Sides: Indian Rosewood Laminate

Top: Sitka Spruce

Soundhole Rosette: Wood Fiber

Neck: Tropical American Mahogany

Fretboard: Indian Rosewood

Fretboard Inlay: Pearloid Dots

Headstock Overlay: Ebony

Binding: Black Plastic

Bridge: Indian Rosewood

Nut & Saddle: Tusq

Tuning Machines: Enclosed, Die-Cast Chrome Plated

Strings: Elixir Light Gauge Strings with NANOWEB Coating

Scale Length: 25 1/2 Inches

Truss Rod: Adjustable

Neck Width at Nut: 1 11/16 Inches

Number of Frets: 20

Fretboard Radius: 15 Inches

Bracing: Scalloped, X-Brace

Finish: Satin with Gloss Top

Color Options: Natural

Sunburst Options: None

Cutaway: None

Electronics: Taylor ES-T

Body Width: 16 Inches

Body Depth: 4 5/8 Inches

Body Length: 20 Inches

Overall Length: 41 Inches

Case: Taylor Hardside Gig Bag
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"Great buy for the price"
Sound: For the price you cant beat it... Ease of Use: Great Taylor feel Quality: In this price range...it is good Value: you get what you pay for Manufacturer Support: Taylor is known for great support and service The Wow Factor: If I were buying a good beginer to intermediate, this would be the one Overall: Again in this price range you will not do better...
Style of Music: Alternative
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Sound: I love this guitar. I was afraid to buy something without getting to play it. But, I quickly found out that I made the right choice. It gives the great Taylor sound without the huge price tag. My skills are mediocre at best and this guitar makes me sound like a better player. Feature: The case that came with it is good. I hope to later purchase a hard shell type case but this one works fine for now. The only thing that I wish it had is a built in tuner. Ease of Use: This guitar is as smooth as butter. The sound is perfect. Quality: It is made very well. Value: This guitar is well worth the money. The Wow Factor: I love the classic look. Overall: I plan on taking care of it and using it for the rest of my life.
Style of Music: Gospel
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