One of the distinctive traits of maple as a tonewood is its sonic transparency, which makes it wonderfully player-reflective. On this maple/spruce 614ce, a torrefied (specially roasted) Sitka spruce top and our tone-enhancing V-Class bracing take that natural versatility to a whole new level. Whatever the player brings to the guitar comes through—it can be played to sound warm or bright. The roasting process for the top elicits a more played-in tone, and together with the V-Class bracing gives the player a more expressive tool in the form of increased dynamic range, greater projection, longer sustaining notes, and more harmonic agreement with chords up the entire fretboard. The 614ce also stands out as one of the most touch-sensitive models in the entire Taylor acoustic line. Whether you play fingerstyle arrangements or strum in alternate tunings, whatever your preferred musical style, this guitar pays musical dividends on what you put into it. Aesthetic touches include a hand-rubbed Brown Sugar stain that highlights the rich figure of the maple back and sides, along with ebony binding, a paua abalone rosette trimmed with ebony and ivoroid, and our Wings fretboard and peghead inlays in grained ivoroid. The guitar ships with ES2 electronics in a deluxe hardshell case.
Scale Length - 25-1/2"
Nut & Saddle - Black Graphite, Micarta saddle
Bracing - V-Class
Truss Rod Cover - West African Crelicam Ebony
Pickguard - Macassar Ebony
Number of Frets - 20
Tuners - Taylor Nickel
Case - Taylor Deluxe Hardshell Brown
Brand of Strings - Elixir Phosphor Bronze Light
Body Length - 20"
Body Width - 16"
Body Depth - 4 5/8"
Binding/Edge Treatment - West African Crelicam Ebony
Top Finish - Gloss 4.5
Back Config - 2 or 3 piece
Backstrap Finish - Gloss
Rosette Size - 2014 800 Series
Bridge Inlay - None
Back/Side Finish - Gloss 4.5
Armrest Binding - None
Backstrap Wood - Match Binding
Rosette Mat. - Ebony/Ivoroid/Paua/Ivoroid/Ebony
Stain/Sunburst - Brown Sugar
Wedge - None
Armrest - No
Neck Width - 1-3/4"
Fretboard Inlay - Grained Ivoroid Wings
Fretboard Binding/Edge Treatment - West African Crelicam Ebony
Heel Cap Binding - West African Crelicam Ebony
Type of Neck Joint - Taylor Neck
Neck/Heel - Tropical Mahogany
Fretboard Wood - West African Crelicam Ebony
Neck Finish - Satin
Heel Length - 3-1/2"
Peghead Finish - Gloss
Peghead Binding - None
Peghead Type - Standard
Peghead Purfling - Ivoroid
Headstock Overlay - West African Crelicam Ebony
Peghead Inlay - Grained Ivoroid Wings
Peghead Logo - Grained Ivoroid
Bridge Pins - West African Crelicam Ebony
Buttons - Nickel
Fingerboard Ext - None
Edge Trim - None
*Models are subject to change without notice*
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