Fender CD-60CE Electro Acoustic Guitar – BlackStock code: 56259
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- Dreadnought electro-acoustic with cutaway
- Spruce top
- Mahogany back and sides
- Nato neck with rosewood fingerboard
- Fishman Isys III System with active onboard preamp and tuner
The entry to Fender’s electro-acoustic guitar offerings, the CD-60CE provides high-price features in a low-cost instrument, from one of the world’s most renowned guitar manufacturers.
Dreadnought Body with Cutaway
Constructed from the dreadnought blueprint, the Fender CD 60CE Electro Acoustic Guitar is built to perform. Quite possibly the most popular of all acoustic guitar shapes, the dimensions of the dreadnought provide cavernous sound in a comfortable package, which offers balance and power with robust bass and clear mids. Equally responsive to harsh play as it is to gentle, the shape is particularly popular with flatpickers and strummers. With its cutaway design, this model also offers unrestricted access to the upper register.
Spruce Top, Mahogany Back and Sides
Taking the dreadnought body shape, this guitar builds it up with a spruce top and mahogany back and sides. A classic combination, this results in a well-balanced instrument that is stage-ready for most genres. The spruce top offers wide-ranging dynamism, and a bright and articulate tone, while the mahogany used for the body rounds out the sound with its contribution of a focussed midrange and warmer tone.
Strengthening the instrument, the interior of the top utilises scalloped X-bracing, while the exterior is finished nicely with a black pickguard and a mother-of-pearl acrylic rosette design.
Nato Neck, Rosewood Fingerboard and Bridge
This guitar has a scale length of 25.3” formed by a nato neck with a 1.69” nut width topped by a 20-fret rosewood fingerboard with white dot inlays, and a rosewood bridge with compensated Graphtech Nubone saddle, while the headstock is equipped with a set of chrome-finished, die-cast tuners.
Fishman Isys III System
Connecting to an amplifier or P.A system is easy with the Fender CD60CE Electro Acoustic Guitar’s built-in Fishman Isys III System electronics. In addition to making amplification simple, the electronics also provide a number of extras, available from the upper bout of the instrument. These are: a Volume control, 3-band EQ (made up of: Bass, Middle, Treble), built-in tuner, and a low-battery indicator L.E.D.
|Top Material||Laminated Spruce|
|Back & Side||Laminated Mahogany|
|Body Shape||Dreadnought Cutaway|
|Pickups||Fishman Isys III|
|Number of Strings||6|
|Controls||Volume and Tone Controls|
|Nut & Saddle||Graph Tech NuBone
Compensated Graph Tech Nubone Saddle
|Unique Features||Dual Action Truss Rod, 3mm Dot Position Inlays, Black Pickguard, White Bridge Pins, and Crushed Acrylic Rosettes|
Great Bit of Kit
Posted on 09/02/2015 by T.S
Just starting out in the wonderful world of strumming and was introduced to the this piece of kit.
I have to say this Fender build quality is pretty amazing.
The tone, especially the mid to high are just what I was looking for.
Looking forward to many years of enjoyment with my new Guitar.