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Fender California Series T-Bucket 400CE Cutaway Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar Natural

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The fabulous-looking California Series T-Bucket 400CE Cutaway Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar stands out from the pack with elegant aesthetics and rocking Fender tone. This stage-ready instrument... Click To Read More About This Product

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Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
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Overview

The fabulous-looking California Series T-Bucket 400CE Cutaway Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar stands out from the pack with elegant aesthetics and rocking Fender tone. This stage-ready instrument makes a strong sonic and visual statement with its slick contemporary style and robust onboard active electronics. An exciting alternative to traditional acoustic guitars, this guitar is for the player who wants something different than the norm.

The heart and soul of an acoustic guitar is the top, which must be able to resonate freely for natural sounding, dynamic tone. This guitar incorporates quartersawn scalloped bracing, artfully arranged to reinforce the crisp-sounding premium-grade laminated maple top while allowing it to vibrate freely for greater projection and responsiveness. The premium-grade laminated lacewood back adds a striking look and works in tandem with the maple top to create full, well-balanced sound that shines in any playing situation. For those that want to hit the stage, the California Series T-Bucket 400CE Cutaway Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar features an onboard Fishman Isys III pickup system with active preamp, tuner, volume and tone controls for shaping the amplified voice of the guitar to match any venue. The bound maple neck sports a comfortable "C"-shaped profile that works well for any playing style, as well as a 20-fret rosewood fingerboard with a Graph Tech NuBone nut for enhanced sustain while eliminating string binding that can cause tuning issues. The rosewood bridge incorporates NuBone saddles for clarity and tonal consistency along with precise intonation.

The aesthetic appointments include a premium-grade figured top, new fingerboard inlay, rosette and headstock graphics, creating contemporary style that stands out in a crowded field of “me-too” designs. A hard-rocking acoustic-electric guitar with premium sound and sophisticated visual appeal, the California Series T-Bucket 400CE Cutaway Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar is ready to tear it up on stage or in the studio.

Features Body
  • Body shape: Dreadnought cutaway 
  • Body type:Acoustic 
  • Top wood: Laminated flame maple
  • Back and side wood: Laminated lacewood
  • Bracing: Scalloped X
  • Rosette: Rosewood with aged white outline
  • Body finish:Gloss
  • Orientation:Right handed
  • Neck
  • Neck shape: C 
  • Neck wood: 3-Piece laminated maple
  • Joint:Set-in
  • Scale length:25.3 in. (643 mm) 
  • Truss rod: Dual action 
  • Neck finish:Gloss
  • Fretboard
  • Material: Rosewood 
  • Radius:11.81 in. (300 mm)
  • Fret size: Vintage-style 
  • Number of frets:20 
  • Inlays: Special "F" inlay at 12th fret, white side dots 
  • Nut width:1.69 in. (43 mm)
  • Nut material: Graph Tech NuBone  
  • Pickups
  • Pickup system: Isys III system with active onboard preamp and tuner 
  • Brand: Fishman 
  • Active or passive pickups:Passive
  • Active EQ: Yes 
  • Special electronics: Tuner 
  • Controls
  • Control layout:Info not available 
  • Pickup switch:Info not available
  • Coil tap or split:No
  • Kill switch:No
  • Hardware
  • Bridge type/design: Rosewood-based vintage-style Fender Viking bridge with compensated Graph Tech NuBone saddle
  • Tailpiece:Not applicable
  • Tuning machines: Chrome die-cast 
  • Color: Chrome 
  • Other
  • Number of strings:6-string
  • Special features:Aged-white binding 
  • Case:Sold separately 
  • Accessories:None
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FenderCalifornia Series T-Bucket 400CE Cutaway Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar
 
5.0

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5.0

California 400 CE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar

By Maxx Menagerie

from Windsor Heights, IA

Verified Buyer

Comments about Fender California Series T-Bucket 400CE Cutaway Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

This guitar plays very well straight from the factory and exceptionally well after it's set up. Great tone, sustain and flexibility when it comes to mixing the on-board bass, mid and treble. It's great having a built-in tuner.

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5.0

Awesome Acoustic Guitar for the price!

By John M.

from Holmdel, NJ

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  • Cosmetics
  • Easy to Play
  • Fretwork
  • Resonance
  • Tone

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    Best Uses

    • Great for Live performance

    Comments about Fender California Series T-Bucket 400CE Cutaway Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

    Was looking for an additional, reliable acoustic guitar (without breaking my budget) for Live performances. The Fender T-Bucket 400-CE has tremendous tone without amplification. Brought my buddy who is also a professional sound engineer and after playing several acoustic guitars, his head turned when he heard the resonance of the strings and the quality of the tone. Also sounds great thru an amp with the Fishman pickups. Would definitely recommend this guitar to my fellow musician friends.

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    5.0

    I would recommend this for sure!

    By Mattthew

    from undisclosed

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    Comments about Fender California Series T-Bucket 400CE Cutaway Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

    Great sound. Unlike any other guitar I've ever played!

     
    5.0

    Fantastic guitar at this price

    By TK

    from Appleton, WI

    Comments about Fender California Series T-Bucket 400CE Cutaway Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

    I tried to talk myself out of this guitar a few times (it's not a solid spruce top and it's not a Martin or a Taylor, etc.) but I just love the way this plays and the way it sounds. Don't get me wrong, if you want to spend more money and get a Martin or Taylor, then go for it. But for the price, this sounds better than anything in this price range. I played it and compared with a few other solid spruce tops (Yamaha, Fender, and others) there in the Guitar Center, as well as some of the low-end Taylor's and Martin's, and the sound and play-ability were right up there with the Taylor, in my opinion. So, I couldn't justify spending several hundred dollar more when this guitar sounded so great!

    The action was fantastic, right out of the box. It sounds nice and crisp, unplugged or plugged in. And I went with the V3 version because it looks distinct and very beautiful. If you are on the fence - then trust me, you won't regret getting this guitar.

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