Taylor 514ce V-class Grand Auditorium - Cedar/Mahogany

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Grand Auditorium
500 Series

The 514ce's Grand Auditorium quick response and warm midrange overtones due to the cedar top woods. 
The mahogany found in the body wood is naturally dry with a focused voice that emphasizes the midrange, lending a warm, clear punch that strummers, blues players will especially appreciate. 

Comes in a deluxe hardshell case.

•  Grand Auditorium Shape - Taylor’s signature shape embodies the ultimate all-purpose acoustic.
•  Western Red Cedar Top Woods - A true performer for those with a lighter touch, cedar tops yield extra warmth and pair nicely with mahogany and rosewood.
•  Tropical Mahogany Body Wood - A midrange powerhouse. Mahogany is prized for balance and articulation, making it one of the best all-around tonewoods there is.
• The Expression System 2 captures more of a guitar’s dynamic properties using a breakthrough behind-the-saddle design.
•  Venetian Cutaway - The Venetian cutaway is known for its soft, round lines. The sloping peak of the cutaway will vary depending on the shape of the guitar.
•  V-Class Bracing - A revolutionary design that balances the flexibility and stability of the top, V-Class bracing produces unmatched sustain, volume, and intonation.

Scale Length:  25-1/2"
Nut & Saddle:  Black Graphite, Micarta saddle
Bracing:  V-Class
Truss Rod Cover:  Black Plastic
Pickguard:  Tortoise
Number of Frets:  20
Tuners:  Taylor Nickel
Binding/Edge Treatment:  Tortoise
Top Finish:  Gloss
Back Config:  2-piece No Wedge
Backstrap Finish:  None
Rosette Size:  Single Ring
Bridge Inlay:  None
Back/Side Finish:  Gloss
Armrest Binding:  None
Backstrap Wood:  None
Rosette Mat.:  Grained Ivoroid/Tortoise/Grained Ivoroid
Stain/Sunburst:  Medium Brown Stain Back/Sides/Neck
Wedge:  None
Armrest:  no

Neck Width:  1-3/4"
Fretboard Inlay:  Century
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:  None
Headstock Overlay:  West African Crelicam Ebony
Peghead Inlay:  Century
Peghead Logo:  Grained Ivoroid

Bridge Pins:  West African Crelicam Ebony
Buttons:  Nickel
Fingerboard Ext:  None
Edge Trim:  None