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- One of our lowest-priced US-made solid-wood guitars
- All-solid tonewoods for tonal depth and complexity
- Walnut body and spruce top supply a punchy voice
- V-Class bracing dials up the volume and sustain
- Includes super-lightweight, durable AeroCase
Crafted to offer solid-wood tone and American-made craftsmanship at an exceptional value for working musicians, the AD17 Blacktop from the Taylor American Dream Series is an all-acoustic, non-cutaway guitar that blends a contemporary feel with a classic sound. Solid walnut back and sides and a spruce top serve up a warm, seasoned tone with a robust midrange and clear low-end power, with V-Class bracing inside to push more power and longer sustain. The AD17 Blacktop also features rounded body edges for a more accommodating feel, plus clean appointments, a stylish black-finished top and an ultra-durable, yet lightweight AeroCase.
This round-shoulder dreadnought delivers a new flavor of warm, rich Taylor tone.
Walnut’s crisp highs are balanced by a deep, woody low end that emerges as the guitar is played in.
The soundboard choice for most guitars, Sitka spruce produces a broad dynamic range and accommodates a versatile range of playing styles.
Whether you’re an acoustic purist or simply don’t need a pickup, we’ve got you covered.
Our patented V-Class bracing is a revolutionary new pattern — a new sonic engine — that marks a major shift away from traditional steel-string bracing patterns.
Scale Length 25-1/2"
Bracing V-Class Bracing
Tuners Taylor Nickel
Strings D'Addario XS Coated Phosphor Bronze Medium (.013 - .056)
Body Width 16”
Nut & Saddle Black Tusq Nut, Micarta Saddle
Truss Rod Cover Black Plastic
Number of Frets 20
Body Length 20”
Body Depth 4 5/8"