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Taylor Academy 12e Acoustic Electric Guitar WIth Gig Bag

by Taylor
Original price $ 699.00 - Original price $ 699.00
Original price
$ 699.00
$ 699.00 - $ 699.00
Current price $ 699.00
SKU 04TAY019

Academy 12e

Taylor's popular Academy Series straddles the line between high performance and affordability, and the Academy 12e continues the trend with a delightful combination of crisp tone and seamless comfort. Made with back and sides of layered sapele, this Grand Concert guitar features a smaller body shape that will feel welcoming to players of all ability levels. A solid Sitka spruce top serves up vibrant, articulate acoustic tone, and despite its compact frame, the Academy 12e powers enough room-filling sound to perform effectively as a stage guitar or practice instrument—whichever suits your needs. An armrest, usually found only in high-end Taylor models, lends the guitar an even more welcoming feel, while the built-in ES-B electronics make it easy to plug in and play through any amplifier. A digital tuner with an LED display is also included with the onboard pickup. This model ships with a soft, lightweight gig bag.

Specifications

Highlights

Scale Length:  24-7/8"
Nut & Saddle: Nubone Nut, Micarta Saddle
Bracing: Academy Series
Truss Rod Cover: Black Plastic
Pickguard: None
Number of Frets: 20
Tuners: Chrome (100/200)
Case: Gig Bag
Body Length: 19 1/2"
Body Width: 15"
Body Depth: 4 3/8"

Body
Binding/Edge Treatment: Black
Top Finish: Varnish
Body Shape: Grand Concert
Top Wood: Sitka Spruce
Body Wood: Layered Sapele
Back Config: Layered
Rosette Size: Three Ring
Back/Side Finish: Sitka Spruce
Armrest Binding: Sitka Spruce
Rosette Material: Baltic Birch
Armrest: Yes

Neck
Neck Width: 1-11/16"
Fretboard Inlay: 4mm Dot Italian Acrylic
Fretboard Binding/Edge Treatment: None
Heel Cap Binding: 3-1/2"
Type of Neck Joint: Taylor Neck
Neck/Heel: Hard Rock Maple
Fretboard Wood: West African Crelicam Ebony
Neck Finish: Varnish
Heel Length: 3-1/2"

Peghead
Peghead Finish: 
Peghead Type: Standard
Peghead Purfling: 
Headstock Overlay: Copafera
Peghead Logo: Printed on Headstock Overlay

Other
Bridge Pins: Black
Buttons: Chrome