Taylor 214ce Grand Auditorium Electro-Acoustic Guitar, Layered Koa Body, Sitka Spruce Top
The 200 series from Taylor is one of their most aesthetically diverse lineups, with guitars ranging from nylon to steel string, 6-string, 12-string, sitka spruce tops, hawaiian koa tops, sunburst finish and even an all-black model. They do all have one thing in common though: they're all constructed to the highest quality, and are adorned from top to bottom with premium-grade materials and appointments.
Premium-Grade Construction, Excellent Electronics, Aesthetically Stunning
The Taylor 214ce is a prime example from this wonderful range of guitars. This Venetian cutaway , Grand Auditorium Electro-Acoustic features an attractive Layered Hawaiian Koa back and sides, a solid Sitka spruce top, onboard ES2 pickup system and a whole host of other appointments. As if that wasn't enough, it also comes complete with a lightweight hardshell gig-bag for easy transport!
The Taylor 214ce is constructed with a Solid Sitka Spruce top and a layered Hawaiian Koa back and sides. Sitka Spruce is one of the most commonly used tonewoods for acoustic guitar tops, and helps generate a broad dynamic range, acommodating numerous play styles, whether you want to go with all-out aggressive strumming or light-fingerpicking.
Layered Koa actually incorporates three layers of wood: a poplar core with a Hawaiian Koa veneer on each side. Although the tonal properties may not be quite so complex as a solid Koa construction would be, this is an environmentally responsible method as it helps conserve tonewood resources, and offers you a durable instrument that looks and sounds great, at an attractive price. Combined with the solid spruce top and exquisite Taylor craftsmanship, the 214ce produces a rich harmonic voice with a balanced tonal response.
High Grade Electronics
With Taylor's very own ES2 (Expression System 2) you get a revolutionary pickup design that's been engineered to deliver the latest in Taylor's ongoing innovation in acoustic guita amplification. Complete with a patented behind-the-saddle pickup with three uniquely positioned and individually calibrated pickup sensors, the ES2 captures a much more dynamic range of acoustic sound than any of its predecessors.
The ES2 is complimented by Taylor's custom-designed "professional audio"-grade preamp, which produces a highly-responsive and incredible amplified tone. The combination of the ES2 with this preamp ensures that whether you're on stage and playing through a PA or amp, or even recording in the studio, your guitar signal is recreated as faithfully as possible.
Amazing 12 Year Warranty
Get an amazing 12 year limited warranty on all new Taylor guitars.
At PMT Online, we offer a two year warranty on this guitar as standard while Taylor offer an extra 10 years of warranty cover on top.
Just purchase your guitar at PMT Online and you're covered by our 2 year warranty.
Then, just register your new Taylor guitar over at TaylorGuitars.com/Register for an additional 10 years warranty with Taylor.
Taylor 214ce Highlights
- Scale Length: 25.5"
- Bracing: Forward Shifted Pattern
- Pickguard: Tortoise
- Tuners: Chrome
- Case: Hard Bag
- Top Wood: Sitka Spruce
- Back & Sides: Layered Hawaiian Koa
- Binding: White
- Back Config: Layered
- Rosette Size: Three Ring
- Back/Side Finish: Satin
- Top Finish: Gloss
- Rosette Material: Plastic
- Neck Width: 1 11/16"
- Type of Neck Joint: Scarf
- Fretboard Woop: Ebony
- Heel Length: 3 1/2"
- Fretboard Inlay: 4mm Dot Italian Acrylic
- Heel Cap Binding: White
- Neck/Heel: Sapele
- Neck Finish: Satin
- Peghead Finish: Satin
- Peghead Type: Standard
- Headstock Overlay: Ebony
- Peghead Logo: Taylor Colorcore
|Case Included||gig bag|
|Neck Wood||sapele neck|
|Pickup Config||1x piezo active|
|Number Of Strings||6 string|
|Right / Left Handed||right handed|
|Guitar Style||grand auditorium|
|Body Size||full size|
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