Overview

Drawing inspiration from the Gibson J-45, the Collings CJ Dreadnought acoustic guitar, designed by master luthier Bill Collings, is a kind of mixture of the jumbo and dreadnought body types. Although CJ stands for Collings Jumbo, and the guitar is sized large, the shape itself is akin to that of a dreadnought. The CJ is typically comprised of a sitka spruce top and East Indian rosewood back and sides, though Collings offers a variety of wood choice combinations to create different tonal qualities.

Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • CJ Sitka Spruce/Indian Rosewood Jumbo
Finish
  • Full Body Sunburst
  • Natural
  • Sunburst Top
  • Western Shaded Top
Year
  • 1990s
Made In
  • United States
Categories
Back Material
  • Rosewood
Body Shape
  • Jumbo
Fretboard Material
  • Ebony
Neck Material
  • Mahogany
Number of Strings
  • 6 String
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed
Sides Material
  • Rosewood
Top Material
  • Spruce

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Reviews for the Collings CJ Sitka Spruce/Indian Rosewood Jumbo
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  • 2008 Collings CJ

    Verified Purchase

    I have been wanting this model guitar for over 10 years. It was worth waiting for. The bottom is great as you’d expect from Jumbo but the mods & reeled were spot on. I alreyown a C-10 Deep Body & CJ is a perfect compliment.

  • Collings CJ35

    Verified Purchase

    I had myself read numerous reviews and talked to a lot of Guitar people about Collings acoustics and specifically about the CJ model. I have owned and played mostly Gibson, and Martin acoustics some low end and some high end quality guitars. What I can say about the Collings CJ35 that I bought is t…