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Taylor 114e Electro Acoustic Guitar - Natural

#68783

Special Price £517.00

Regular Price: £608.00

  • Delivery: FREE
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Highlights
  • 6-string Grand Auditorium electro-acoustic guitar
  • Sitka spruce top with varnish finish
  • Forward shifted bracing pattern
  • Layered sapele back and sides with varnish
  • Sapele neck with varnish finish
  • Ebony fingerboard with 6mm dot inlays
  • Nubone nut and Tusq saddle
  • Three-ring soundhole rosette
  • Die-cast chrome tuning machines
  • Includes Taylor gig bag
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    • Purchase Price £517.00
    • Deposit to Pay £0.00
    • 36
       Monthly Payments
      £16.54
    • Amount of Credit £517.00
    • Total Repayable £595.44
    • Duration of Agreement
      36
       Mths
    • Rate of Interest (Fixed) 9.48 %
    • 9.90 %
       APR Representative

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Delivery & Returns

Delivery to UK mainland addresses* is FREE on orders over £50 and up to 30kg. (As a guide, a standard electric guitar weighs approx. 3-5kg).

Delivery on orders below £50 are charged at £4.45!

Delivery to Northern Ireland, the Scottish Highlands & Islands, Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, Channel Islands and the Republic of Ireland. is weight dependant and will be indicated at the checkout

Delivery above 30kg to ANY location will vary according to weight and will be indicated at the checkout

LocationPriceStandard Delivery
UK mainland*FREE on orders over £50 £4.45 on orders under £501-3 working days
Northern Ireland, Scottish Highlands & Islands Isle of Man Isle of Wight Channel Islands Republic of Ireland£12.95 – any order value up to 30kg Over 30kg - please call1-3 working days
OverseasPlease call for detailsPlease call

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Description

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A member of the 100 Series, the Taylor 114e Electro Acoustic Guitar takes the form of Taylor’s signature shape, the Grand Auditorium. Crafted with a Sitka spruce top and sapele back and sides, and utilising the ES-T under-saddle transducer pickup system, this is an exceptional entry-level guitar that’s perfect for performers.

The Grand Auditorium shape of the Taylor 114e gives it the following dimension: Body Length: 20", Body Width: 16", Body Depth: 4 5/8", meaning, in size terms, that it sits between a Dreadnought and Grand Concert. This is no accident, as it picks up the best properties of both shapes, to provide an exceptionally versatile guitar.

With a size that is larger than Grand Concert, it can handle medium-strength picking and strumming, yet being smaller than a dreadnought it is also ideal for finger-style, all whilst providing a balanced, clear tone, with an emphasised midrange. The summation here being that it is excellent for sing-songwriters who need to compose on the go; luckily it also comes supplied with a gigbag.

The Sitka spruce top of the guitar gives clarity and crisp definition across a broad dynamic range, no matter how you play. This wood type doesn’t end there though, as you will find it growing subtle tonal characteristics as the guitar ages and the more it is played, becoming as individual as your own playing.

The guitar’s back and sides are made up of a core of poplar sandwiched between layers of sapele. This technique of layering woods equips the instrument with additional resilience to changes in humidity, whilst remaining in-keeping with the rest of the guitar’s design and sound and keeping costs down. The back has also been pressed into a slight arch, which makes it more comfortable to hold, stronger, and provides a rich, fuller tone.

The slightly narrower, 1 11/16-inch sapele neck, is exceptionally playable and is topped by a 20-fret, ebony fingerboard with 6mm dot inlays.

When it comes to plugging into an amplifier or P.A system, the Taylor 114e Grand Auditorium Electro Acoustic Guitar keep things uncomplicated with the specially-voiced, ES-T under-saddle transducer pickup system, which includes a Phase switch for feedback control (located on the preamp board inside the soundhole).

This is teamed up with a discreet preamp that offers three controls: a custom-voiced EQ (comprised of bass and treble) and a volume control, with a low-battery LED indicator also built-in.

Specification
Manufacturer Taylor
Model 114e
Top Material Sitka Spruce
Back & Side Material Sapele Laminate
Neck Material Sapele
Fingerboard Material Ebony
Body Shape Grand Auditorium
Colour Natural
Pickups Taylor ES-T
Guitar Size Full
Number of Strings 6
Included Accessories Taylor Gig Bag
Tuners Chrome-plated Taylor Tuners
Nut & Saddle Tusq
Bridge Ebony
Rosette Plastic
Pickguard Tortoise
Bracing X-Brace
Binding Black
Finish Varnish
Customer Reviews
Excellent
Posted on 24/09/2013 by bob Dylan The guitar is amazing, and the staff in the shop were so helpful. Thanks guys!

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