Taylors 900 Series stands out as their most luxurious class of rosewood guitars, blending a raft of tone-enhancing details with premium aesthetic features. The 914ce acoustic-electric Grand Auditorium boasts V-Class bracing, which functions as a new sonic engine for the guitar. Not only does it enhance the volume and sustain, it also changes the soundboard movement in a way that improves the guitar’s natural intonation, or “in-tuneness.” The result is more power in the upper register and more harmonic agreement between all fretted notes, which helps chord voicings sing like never before. Players who love the deep lows and sparkling highs of rosewood will appreciate how well behaved the overtones are as notes bloom. Premium features include a beveled ebony armrest that makes your picking/strumming arm more comfortable, along with Gotoh 510 tuners, whose 21:1 gear ratio allows for precise tuning. Refined appointments include ebony binding, Taylors Ascension fretboard/peghead inlay in paua and pearl, a paua rosette with koa and ebony purfling, and paua/koa trim along much of the body and neck. All V-Class guitars feature a black graphite nut and a new guitar label that bears the signature of master guitar designer Andy Powers.
Bracing - V-Class
Binding/Edge Treatment - West Africican Crelicam Ebony
Top Finish - Gloss 3.5
Back Config - 2-piece No Wedge
Backstrap Finish - Gloss
Rosette Size - 2014 800 Series
Bridge Inlay - None
Back/Side Finish - Gloss 3.5
Armrest Binding - West African Crelicam Ebony
Backstrap Wood - Match Binding
Rosette Mat. - Paua
Armrest - Yes
Body Length - 20"
Body Width - 16"
Body Depth - 4 5/8"
Scale Length - 25-1/2"
Number of Frets - 20
Neck Width - 1-3/4"
Fretboard Inlay - Ascension
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"
Truss Rod Cover - West African Crelicam Ebony
Tuners - Gotoh
Peghead Finish - Gloss
Peghead Binding - West African Crelicam Ebony
Peghead Type - Standard
Peghead Purfling - Koa
Headstock Overlay - West African Crelicam Ebony
Peghead Inlay - Ascension
Peghead Logo - Taylor Mother of Pearl
Nut & Saddle - Black Graphite, Micarta saddle
Bridge Pins - West African Crelicam Ebony
Buttons - Gold
Fingerboard Ext - Koa/Paua/Koa
Edge Trim - Koa/Paua/Koa
Case - Taylor Deluxe Hardshell Brown
*Models are subject to change without notice*
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