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Mitchell 12-String Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar  Natural 

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Get that great 12-string sound on stage with Mitchell' 12-String Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar. The high-quality 2-band EQ active preamp provi...Read More

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An affordable, full-sounding instrument that's ready for the stage with onboard pickup and preamp.

Get that great 12-string sound on stage with Mitchell' 12-String Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar. The high-quality 2-band EQ active preamp provides easy tone adjustments, while its solid spruce top and mahogany body sound great even while playing acoustically. Case sold separately.

FEATURES
  • Dreadnought 12-string adds shimmering harmonics to your guitar sound
  • Specially selected solid spruce top provides incredible projection
  • Mahogany back & sides for warm, rich tone
  • Comfortable mahogany neck with smooth Indian rosewood fingerboard
  • Traditional dovetail neck joint construction
  • High-ratio tuners
  • Compensated saddle
  • Custom multi-ply binding for beauty and protection
  • A beautiful abalone and multi-ring rosette
  • High-quality AT 3000 active preamp with volume and 2-band EQ
  • Case sold separately

Enjoy playing comfort and full 12-string sound on a budget.

SPECIFICATIONS

12-String Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar

  • Body Style: Dreadnought 12-String
    Top: Solid Spruce
    Back: Mahogany
    Sides: Mahogany
    Neck: Mahogany
    Fingerboard: Indian Rosewood
    Bridge: Rosewood
    Finish: Gloss Ebony
    No. of Frets: 20/14 open
    Scale Length: 25-1/2
    Neck Width at Body: 2-5/16
    Inlay Pattern: Pearl dots
    Rosette: Abalone
    Binding: Custom multi-ply
    Pickguard: Black
    Bridgepins: Black
    Saddle: Compensated
    Width at Upper Bout: 11-3/8
    Width at Lower Bout: 15-3/8
    Maximum Depth: 4-7/8
    Tuners: Chrome, High-ratio, Die-cast
    Neck Joint: Dovetail
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Mitchell12-String Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar
 
4.0

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5.0

Best deal out there

By Howlin Harwood

from Silver city nm

About Me Experienced

Pros

  • Fun To Play
  • Good Feel
  • Rich Sound
  • Stays In Tune

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Jamming
    • Practicing
    • Recording
    • Small Venues

    Comments about Mitchell 12-String Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

    I bought this guitar because the bridge on my 1977 Guild F512 is pulling up. I was skeptical that I could get a good 12 string for so little money, and thought I would just use this until the Guild is fixed. I put new extra light strings on it and a bone saddle, and it rings like a bell. It has good action, plenty of volume, and good balance between the highs and lows. It is super well put together. It is just a fantastic guitar for the money, and will get better and better as that solid spruce top ages. I used to own a lawsuit era Takamine F400 12 string that cost way more than this guitar, and this guitar is way better. I'm not even in a hurry to fix the Guild, this thing is that good.

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    (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

     
    1.0

    Impossible battery replacement

    Pros

    • Descent Playability
    • Descent Sound
    • Playability

    Cons

    • Electronics died
    • Impossible Battery Access
    • Worst Electronics Design

    Best Uses

      Comments about Mitchell 12-String Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

      Let me say that I am a technician as well as musician. The battery was impossible to replace without disassembly. Disassembly was near impossible due to the design. Never have seen anything like it in many years of tech work. Eventually found that it was not a dead battery but a dead module. Mitchell does not sell replacements. I was told by their staff to get an after market PU. Wrong answer.

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      • No

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      (7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      an excellent starter 12-string

      By Charles Spencer

      from Billerica, Massachusetts

      Pros

      • Affordablity
      • Comfort
      • Good construction
      • Sound

      Cons

      • Needed Setup Work

      Best Uses

      • Performance
      • Recording

      Comments about Mitchell 12-String Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

      I almost don't want to call this an entry-level guitar because its sound is good enough and its ease of playing is such that you won't grow out of it. Most entry level guitars don't have the balance of bass and brightness that this guitar has plus they don't have the built in electronics.
      The intonation stays accurate up the neck which is where cheaply manufactured 12-strings fall apart, as they get sour sounding past the 6th or 7th fret. The guitar is of course very bright and you are part of a small group or are a soloist, you may want to choose mellower strings to tame that a little.
      I've tried more expensive 12-strings that lacked the warmth of this model or that had less comfortable necks.
      The one complaint I have, and this applies to most factory manufactured instruments, is that some setup work was required to bring the action down to where both the playability was acceptible and the intonation was perfect, something which is very important for 12-strings. This meant bringing the bridge height down considerably and filing the nut groves down.
      I would strongly recommend this guitar to anyone that wanted to try their hand at a 12-string, less expensive models will probably be disappointing, and once you hear the fullness of the sound that comes from this guitar, you'll be hooked.

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      (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Great Bang for your Buck

      By gitpicker

      from Illinois

      Pros

      • Great quality for price

      Cons

      • none

      Best Uses

      • Entry-levelbackup Guitar

      Comments about Mitchell 12-String Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

      At this price point, it does not get better. Solid top, good fit and finish. Would recommend this to someone wanting an entry-level 12string, or a backup for pro. 30 years playing experience.

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