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Taylor 200 Series 214ce Koa Deluxe Grand Auditorium Acoustic-Electric Guitar  Natural 

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Taylor's 200 Deluxe Series delivers all the essentials of a great guitar - exquisite playability, a full and articulate voice, impeccable intonation ...Read More

Available 12-12-2016

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Super-playable design with gorgeous layered koa body and top-notch Taylor electronics.

Taylor's 200 Deluxe Series delivers all the essentials of a great guitar - exquisite playability, a full and articulate voice, impeccable intonation up the neck, and Taylor's top-of-the-line, professional-grade pickup - at a price that's within reach of many.

This collection strikes a sweet balance between tasteful design constraint and aesthetic variety, bringing Taylor's signature tonal clarity and playability into a stage-worthy mix of guitar options. The Deluxe moniker refers to the addition of a fully-glossed body as opposed to a glossy top with satin back and sides. In addition, all 200 Deluxe Series guitars ship in a hardshell case made by Taylor for optimal fit and protection.

Body Shape
A Taylor original, the Grand Auditorium helped establish the Taylor acoustic sound. The popular body style makes for a versatile guitar that yields ample volume in response to light fingerpicking, and reacts to medium strumming and flatpicking with a clear, balanced sound across the tonal spectrum. If you want a great all-purpose guitar, the GA is an excellent choice.

Tone Woods
A guitar's top is the primary filter and distributor of vibrating string energy through the guitar, which means it has a huge impact on its sound. Sitka Spruce is the most prevalent guitar top wood of the modern era. It blends stiffness and elasticity in just the right proportions which translates into broad dynamic range with crisp articulation. Layered Rosewood back and sides create a sturdy and complementary platform for the vibrating string energy sent by the guitar's top. Layered wood is less succeptible to changes in temperature and humidity, making it an excellent choice for players who travel with their instruments or simply require more durability.  

Electronics
Taylor's ES2 is a revolutionary pickup design that delivers the latest in Taylor’s ongoing innovation in acoustic guitar amplification. The heart of the Expression System 2 is Taylor’s patented behind-the-saddle pickup, which features three uniquely positioned and individually calibrated pickup sensors. The location of the sensors enables a more dynamic range of acoustic sound to be captured than ever before. Together with Taylor’s custom-designed “professional audio”-grade preamp, this system produces exceptional amplified tone and responsiveness. On stage through a PA, plugged into your favorite acoustic amplifier, or direct into recording software, the Expression System 2 faithfully conveys the voice of your Taylor guitar. The Taylor Expression System 2 operates through a proprietary 9-volt battery compartment and easy-to-use volume, bass and treble controls.

Other Features
Taylor is famous for it's 12-string guitars due to their ease-of-play, their neck stability, their intonation and their overall tone. Taylor's slim neck profile and New Technology ("NT") neck system allow precise and low action, resulting in the most comfortable "handfeel" found in a 12-string. The same attributes that make a high-end Taylor 12-string great are found on the 254ce Deluxe.

What sets Taylor Guitars apart?  Unmatched build quality, the most stable and playable necks, a vast array of tonal options, eco-conscious and ethically-sourced raw materials, and a lifetime of service and support.

FEATURES
Body
  • Body type: Taylor Grand Auditorium
  • Cutaway: Yes - Venetian
  • Top wood: Solid Sitka Spruce
  • Back & sides: Layered Hawaiian Koa
  • Bracing pattern: Taylor Standard II Bracing (Forward Shift Pattern)
  • Body finish: Gloss 6.0 Top, Back and Sides
  • Orientation: Right-Handed
  • Neck
  • Neck shape: Standard Taylor Profile
  • Nut width: 1 11/16" (42.8mm)
  • Fingerboard: Genuine African Ebony
  • Neck wood: Sapele
  • Scale length: 25 1/2"
  • Number of frets: 20
  • Neck finish: Satin
  • Electronics
  • Pickup/preamp: Expression System 2 "professional audio"-grade
  • Brand: Taylor
  • Configuration: Behind-the-Saddle Transducer with Adjustable Sensors
  • Preamp EQ: Volume, Bass, Treble
  • Feedback filter: Onboard Phase Switch
  • Tuner: None
  • Other
  • Headstock overlay: Indian Rosewood
  • Tuning machines: Chrome Tuners with Chrome Buttons
  • Bridge: Genuine African Ebony
  • Saddle & nut: Micarta "Wave" Saddle; Tusq Nut
  • Number of strings: 6
  • Special features: Taylor New Technology ("NT") Neck System
  • Case: Taylor Standard Hardshell Case
  • Accessories: None
  • Country of origin: Taylor Guitars Factory, Tecate, Mexico

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200 Series 214ce Koa Deluxe Grand Auditorium Acoustic-Electric Guitar



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Taylor200 Series 214ce Koa Deluxe Grand Auditorium Acoustic-Electric Guitar
 
5.0

(based on 4 reviews)

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Pros

  • Good audio (4)
  • Good feel (4)
  • Consistent (3)
  • Fun to play (3)
  • Stays in tune (3)

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Best Uses

  • Practicing (3)
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5.0

Beautiful, great sounding guitar...the best I've ever owned!

By OTCMMCH

from Richmond, TX

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Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Jamming
    • Practicing
    • Small Venues

    Comments about Taylor 200 Series 214ce Koa Deluxe Grand Auditorium Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

    Wow! What a sound!

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Love this Guitar

    By Damon

    from Port Angeles Wa.

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Jamming
      • Practicing

      Comments about Taylor 200 Series 214ce Koa Deluxe Grand Auditorium Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

      I love this guitar and am very happy with my purchase. Was gonna go with a cheaper model but my wife talked me into this one. Awesome wife, awesome guitar. Ty Taylor. Just got the Marshall acoustic amp to go with it.

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Excelent Guitar

      By The Master

      from San Juan, PR

      About Me Professional Musician

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Good Feel
      • Rich Sound

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Taylor 200 Series 214ce Koa Deluxe Grand Auditorium Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

          I use a lot in activities and concerts and it sounds really great and super quality. I'm in love with my Taylor. :)

          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Awsome Guitar

          By Gary

          from Berea, KY

          About Me Experienced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Practicing
            • Small Venues

            Comments about Taylor 200 Series 214ce Koa Deluxe Grand Auditorium Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

            I watched all the online videos and read all the reviews of the Taylor 214ce KOA Deluxe Grand Auditorium and it is everything the videos and reviews say. Great tone either amplified or natural acoustic sound. I was a little skeptical of ordering a guitar online without seeing it or playing it but, I am well pleased with this purchase. Great guitar from Taylor.

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