Taylor 2016 516ce Grand Symphony Cutaway ES2 Acoustic-Electric Guitar W/Case, Factory Warranty

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Taylor 2016 516ce Grand Symphony Cutaway ES2 Acoustic-Electric Guitar W/Case

Brand New Guitar with full Taylor Warranty! 2016 Model. Includes Hard Shell Case.

Mahogany’s meaty midrange and fundamental focus take on another level of boldness and depth, especially in the lower midrange, with the spruce-top Grand Symphony 516ce. The neo-vintage appointment package includes a grained ivoroid rosette, grained ivoroid binding, and a Century fretboard inlay. Features Taylor’s Expression System® 2 pickup.

Grand Symphony (GS)

 Body Length: 20" / Body Width: 16 1/4" / Body Depth: 4 5/8"

The ultimate Taylor strummer.

The Grand Symphony shape joined the line in 2006 and delivers a rich, powerful acoustic voice. Think of it as a Grand Auditorium with a turbo boost, thanks to expanded physical dimensions, including a slightly wider waist and a bigger lower bout. Strummers and pickers with a driving attack will love the fullness, volume and sustain. Yet for such a robust voice, the GS is also clear and responsive to fast picking runs or a light fingerstyle touch, so if you’re a dynamic player, this shape is a true contender. And the big voice doesn’t come at the expense of balance. The piano-like bass, meaty midrange, and thick, shimmering highs blend seamlessly. These traits also make the GS a great vehicle for 12-Strings. If you like a lush, potent guitar tone that has the horsepower to compete with other acoustic cannons out there, the GS shape is a worthy choice.

Specifications

Shape Grand Symphony

Number of Strings 6

Back/Side Wood Tropical Mahogany

Scale length 25-1/2"

Top Wood Sitka Spruce

Body Length 20"

Electronics Expression System 2®

Body Width 16 1/4"

Cutaway Venetian

Body Depth 4 5/8"

Nut & Saddle Tusq Nut/Micarta Saddle

Neck Width 1-3/4"

Neck Wood Tropical Mahogany

Bracing Forward Shifted Pattern with Relief Rout

Fretboard Wood Ebony

Fretboard Inlay Century

Headstock Overlay Ebony

Binding Grained Ivoroid

Bridge Inlay None

Bridge Pins Ebony

Tuners Taylor Nickel

Truss Rod Cover Ebony

Back/Side Finish Gloss

Top Finish Gloss

Neck Finish Satin

Pickguard Tortoise

Case Taylor Deluxe Hardshell Brown

Number of Frets 20

Armrest Binding None

Backstrap Wood None

Backstrap Finish None

Brand of Strings Elixir Phosphor Bronze Medium

Buttons Nickel

Edge Trim None

Fingerboard Ext None

Fretboard Binding Grained Ivoroid

Heel Cap Binding Grained Ivoroid

Heel length 3-1/2"

Peghead Finish Satin

Peghead Inlay None

Peghead Binding Grained Ivoroid

Peghead Logo Grained Ivoroid

Peghead Type Standard

Rosette Mat. Grained Ivoroid

Rosette Size Single Ring

Stain/Sunburst Medium Brown Stain

Type of Neck Joint Scarf 

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Listed3 years ago
ConditionMint (Used)
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