Taylor Builders Edition 517E Wild Honey Burst Pre Owned
Grand Pacific Body with V-Class Bracing and Torrefied Sitka Spruce Top. This Taylor 517E has Mahogany Back and Sides, Wild Honey Burst Silent Satin Finish, Chamfered Body Edges, and New Compound-Carve Neck Profile with Expression System 2 Electronics.
We are delighted to have just received this really fantastic condition as new pre owned version Taylor mahogany with torrefied spruce top Builder’s Edition 517e electro acoustic. An exciting round-shoulder Grand Pacific with impressive specifications producing a warm rounded tone and excellent balance. The Builder’s Edition stamp means that the 517e is detailed with premium features designed to maximize player comfort, including chamfered body edges and a new compound-carve neck profile that compensates for the change in your hand position as you move along the neck. And with their proprietary onboard ES2 electronics, the guitar’s many tonal virtues will shine for amplified applications. Between its sound and feel, the Builder’s Edition 517 once again raises the bar on the Taylor playing experience.
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Read on to find out a bit more about the history behind this particular Builders Edition 517E Wild Honey Burst Pre Owned guitar - Laying the foundation with the exciting award-winning V-Class bracing, the Grand Pacific has all the benefits of a classic country and folk acoustic without the sonic issues of a large bodied guitar. The Grand Pacific 517 sounds defined and vibrant thanks to its Mahogany back and sides, and torrefied Sitka Spruce top. This means the wood has been drained of all moisture and impurities, so it delivers a more transparent, yet stable tone. V-Class bracing takes acoustic voicing to a new level. It improves projection and sustain, which is a necessity for performing guitarists. On the technical side, it also helps with more accurate tuning and intonation. On top of all this, Taylor created a new Curve Wing bridge for better picking hand placement. The rolled fretboard edges and chamfered body have been delicately crafted to fit the shape of your body and hands. Nothing beats a fast satin neck. The compound carved neck profile transitions from a slight ‘V’ to a rounded ‘C’ moving towards the nut, complimenting your hand’s natural position.Taylor Builders Edition 517E Wild Honey Burst - Pre Owned
Serial Number: 1105109066
Grand Pacific Body
Torrefied Sitka Spruce Top
Mahogany Back and Sides
Wild Honey Burst Silent Satin Finish
Chamfered Body Edges
New Compound-Carve Neck Profile
Rolled Fretboard Edges
New Curve Wing Bridge Shape
Expression System 2 Electronics
Includes Deluxe Hardshell Guitar Case
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