Taylor

Description

The Taylor GT K21e acoustic-electric is the latest addition to Taylor’s Koa series of guitars. This premium-edition GT model incorporates the attractive appointment characteristics found on Taylor's Koa Series guitars. Taylor's GT body shape is a completely new instrument that offers all the tone of a full-sized, solid-wood instrument in a comfortable mid-sized shape. With this unique instrument, Bob Taylor and Andy Powers have created a completely new category of the acoustic guitar. The shape is in between a Taylor GSMINI and a Grand Concert, but with a more modern set of proportions. The guitar is easy to hold, easy to get around and comfortable to play.

At the heart of the sound is the revolutionary C-Class bracing pattern. The C-Class bracing pattern works in unison with the solid koa top, back and sides to create a tone that has the perfect midrange, rounded attack and sweetness that has made Taylor's Koa Series a favorite among players of all levels. A shorter 24 1/8" scale length gives players a lower string tension with a silky feeling that allows you to glide up and down the neck with ease.

The Taylor GT K21e is appointed with maple binding, black/maple/koa top purfling, maple rosette with koa/black purfling, maple Spring Vine fingerboard and peghead inlay, 6.0-mil gloss finish with Shaded Edgeburst, and Taylor's ES-2 electronics system.

Ships in Taylor's sturdy, lightweight AeroCase.
Features
  • Figured Hawaiian koa top, back and sides, maple binding
  • Satin-finished neo-tropical mahogany neck, crelicam ebony fingerboard and bridge, big leaf maple inlay pattern
  • Taylor Expression System 2 Professional Audio-Grade electronics, Gotoh Mini antique gold tuning machines, Micarta “Wave” saddle and black TUSQ nut
Specifications
Body
  • Body type: Non-Cutaway
  • Top wood: Koa
  • Back & sides: Koa
  • Bracing pattern: Custom
  • Body finish: Gloss
Neck
  • Neck shape: Custom
  • Nut width: 1.711 in. (43.45 mm)
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Neck wood: Mahogany
  • Scale length: 24.13"
  • Number of frets: 20
  • Neck finish: Satin
  • Bridge: Ebony
  • Saddle & nut: Micarta, TUSQ
Electronics
  • Pickup/preamp: Behind-the-saddle transducer with Adjustable Sensors
  • EQ/Tuner: 3-band, No
  • Special features: Body finish, Inlays
Other
  • Tuning machines: Mini Gotoh 510 Antique Gold
  • Orientation: Right Handed
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Case: Gig bag
  • Country of origin: United States

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