The 416ce employs the slightly bigger Grand Symphony body shape into a well-rounded, powerful electro acoustic perfectly suited for the more aggressive strummer or solo singer-songwriter. Naturally, the larger and rounded body shape delivers a rich, dynamic mid-range voice, but can be picked with a lighter touch for a more focused, shimmering treble.
The slightly more exotic Ovangkol wood used on the 416ce further adds to the bass response and natural warmth, offering a slightly fuller midrange than rosewood and a bright treble response resembling Koa. Taylor's attention to detail and focus on aesthetics also shines through with Ovangkol, showing off a hearty natural wood grain that really looks the part thanks to a full-gloss finish. For anyone tired of the same old tonewoods, the 400 Series might be the one to really push the boundaries in terms of tone, playability and visual presence on stage.
Understated appointments, including white binding and progressive pearloid dots, dial down the flash in favor of a clean, modern look that fits any musical setting. The 416CE also comes with a branded hardshell case.
The 400 series really represents Taylor's commitment to providing versatile acoustics for the live player that translates into a trusty studio recording instrument. The stylish and elegant venetian cutaway adds to the flair and visual aesthetics, and offers more access to the upper fret ranges as a practical player's choice. Thanks to Taylor's ES1 electronic system, plugging in directly to an amp, mixer or PA is straightforward to capture your guitar's natural tone into your live sound.
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- Shape: Grand Symphony
- Number of Strings: 6
- Back/Side Wood: Ovangkol
- Scale length: 25-1/2"
- Top Wood: Sitka Spruce
- Body Length: 20"
- Electronics: ES1
- Body Width: 16 1/4"
- Cutaway: Venetian
- Body Depth: 4 5/8"
- Nut & Saddle: Tusq
- Neck Width: 1-3/4"
- Neck/Heel: Tropical Mahogany
- Bracing: Forward Shifted Pattern with Relief Rout
- Fretboard Wood: Ebony
- Fretboard Inlay: Progressive Dots
- Headstock Overlay: Indian Rosewood
- Binding: White
- Bridge Inlay:None
- Bridge Pins: Ebony
- Tuners: Taylor Chrome
- Truss Rod Cover: Indian Rosewood
- Back/Side Finish: Satin
- Top Finish: Gloss
- Neck Finish: Satin
- Pickguard: Tortoise
- Case: Taylor Standard Hardshell Black
- Number of Frets: 20
- Armrest Binding:None
- Back Config: 2-piece No Wedge
|Number Of Strings||6 string|
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