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Builder's Edition 816ce
6-String | Lutz Spruce Top | Indian Rosewood Back and Sides | Tropical Mahogany Neck | West African Crelicam Ebony Fretboard | Expression System® 2 Electronics | Taylor Deluxe Hardshell Brown Case
Protective and durable Deluxe Hardshell Case included at no extra charge.
Limited Lifetime Warranty (U.S./Canada) or Extended Warranty (Details)
Responsive customer service from factory experts trained to help you get the most out of your guitar.
- Builder's Edition guitar loaded with comfort features
- Redesigned Grand Symphony body for big, bold voice
- Solid Indian rosewood & spruce produces depth and clarity
- Soundport cutaway for immersive, symphonic response
- Includes ES2 pickup and deluxe hardshell case
Builder's Edition 816ceWatch Video
This strong Taylor strummer produces a rich, bold voice.
The tonewood superstar. Popular, traditional, and versatile, Bob Taylor puts Indian rosewood among the greatest tonewoods ever.
This natural hybrid of Sitka and White spruce also shares characteristics with Adirondack spruce, responding with power, richness and volume.
Expression System® 2
The Expression System® 2 captures more of a guitar’s dynamic properties using a breakthrough behind-the-saddle design.
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 24-7/8"
Bracing V-Class Bracing
Pickguard West African Crelicam Ebony
Strings Phosphor Bronze Light
Body Width 16 1/4"
Nut & Saddle Tusq Nut, Micarta Saddle
Truss Rod Cover West African Crelicam Ebony
Number of Frets 20
Case Taylor Deluxe Hardshell Brown
Body Length 20"
Body Depth 4 5/8"