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Acoustic Academy Academy 12

Academy 12

6-String | Sitka Spruce Top | Layered Sapele Back and Sides | Maple Neck | West African Crelicam Ebony Fretboard | No Electronics | Non-cutaway | Gig Bag Case

Series: Academy UPC: #00887766099314
$ 699USD
Responsibly Sourced Materials

Taylor is committed to ethical sourcing and the ongoing pursuit of greater sustainable practices.

Gig Bag Included

Lightweight, portable, and protective Gig Bag included at no extra charge.

Lifetime Warranty with Registration

Limited Lifetime Warranty (U.S./Canada) or Extended Warranty (Details)

Factory Expert Service & Support

Responsive customer service from factory experts trained to help you get the most out of your guitar.

  • Comfortable, compact Grand Concert body
  • Solid spruce top for power and articulation
  • Slender Taylor Neck makes holding strings easier
  • Beveled armrest offers an accommodating feel
  • Includes gig bag for safe, easy transportation
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Overview

Academy 12

Designed with new players in mind but comfortable and accessible to guitarists of all ability levels, the Academy 12 is a compact Grand Concert acoustic guitar with a solid top and an easy-playing Taylor Neck. The solid spruce top, paired with layered sapele back and sides, generates projection, clarity and volume, making this a perfect option for learners seeking a guitar that will grow with them. This all-acoustic, non-cutaway model features a built-in armrest that takes the edge off your strumming arm for greater playing comfort. It ships with a lightweight gig bag for transportation between lessons, practice sessions and anywhere else your music takes you.

Features

Grand Concert

A smaller-bodied guitar ideally suited for fingerstyle.

Layered Sapele

Layered wood construction is used to offer attractive, durable and affordable models.

Sitka Spruce

The soundboard choice for most guitars, Sitka spruce produces a broad dynamic range and accommodates a versatile range of playing styles.

No Electronics

Whether you’re an acoustic purist or simply don’t need a pickup, we’ve got you covered.

Specifications

Highlights

  • Scale Length 24-7/8"
  • Pickguard None
  • Tuners Die-Cast Chrome
  • Strings Phosphor Bronze Light
  • Body Width 15"
  • Nut & Saddle Nubone Nut, Micarta Saddle
  • Truss Rod Cover Black Plastic
  • Number of Frets 20
  • Case Gig Bag
  • Body Length 19 1/2"
  • Body Depth 4 3/8"

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