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ES2 electronics upgrade this koa wood GS mini.
Koa wood builds beautiful toneThis Taylor GS Mini-e Plus is made with a solid koa top and layered koa back and sides. The solid top produces natural compression that evens out a lively attack for a balanced response. Players will find it has a controlled “roll-in” effect to the notes. Like mahogany guitars, the koa top gives you clear and direct focus, but offers a shimmer and chime to the tone. Putting the layered koa wood on the back and sides creates a sturdy platform for the vibrating string energy from the guitar top. Finished with a shaded edge burst, this is a striking koa wood acoustic-electric.
Taylor ES2 electronics add nuanceTaylor’s Expression System 2 features their patented behind-the-saddle pickup. The pickup features three individually calibrated pickup sensors, which lets you capture more dynamic range, especially when playing plugged-in. The bottom of the saddle comes in direct contact with the bridge, which lets all the great tone of this acoustic-electric come through.
Shorter scale, premium hardware and more to loveAlong with the scaled-down GS body, Taylor shortened the scale to 23.5” on this GS Mini-e. This shortened scale makes it much easier to form chords while adding snap and tuning stability. You’ll get even more tuning stability with Taylor’s 18:1 nickel tuners. Other features of this Taylor GS Mini-e Plus include a copafera headstock overlay, Micarta “wave” saddle and NuBone nut.
A Taylor you can take anywhereSince its debut, the Taylor Mini has been a go-to for players looking for a portable acoustic-electric that doesn’t sacrifice on tone and playability. This GS Mini-e Koa Plus delivers exactly that with beautiful, varnish-finished koa wood paired with Taylor’s ES2 electronics. The upgraded shaded edge burst seals the deal for us at Musician’s Friend — it’s an acoustic-electric we love looking at as much as we love playing.
- Solid koa top with layered koa back and sides make the tone shine
- Premium Taylor ES2 electronics amplifies tone and response
- Shorter scale length makes it easier to form chords
- Scaled-down Grand Symphony body is ready to travel anywhere
Play your favorite Taylor tones wherever you go. Order yours today.
GS Mini-e Koa Plus Acoustic-Electric Guitar Specifications:Body
- Body type: Taylor Grand Symphony Mini
- Cutaway: No
- Top wood: Solid Hawaiian Koa
- Back & sides: Layered Koa
- Bracing pattern: GS Mini With Relief Rout
- Body finish: Varnish
- Orientation: Right-handed
- Neck shape: Taylor GS Mini Profile
- Nut width: 1-11/16" (42.8 mm)
- Fingerboard: Genuine African Ebony
- Neck wood: Mahogany
- Scale length: 23-1/2"
- Number of frets: 20
- Neck finish: Varnish
- Pickup/preamp: Expression System 2 Professional Audio-Grade
- Brand: Taylor
- Configuration: Behind-the-Saddle Transducer with Adjustable Sensors
- Preamp EQ: Volume, Active Bass and Treble
- Feedback filter: Onboard Phase Switch
- Tuner: None
- Headstock overlay: Copafera
- Tuning machines: Taylor 18:1 Nickel Tuners
- Bridge: Genuine West African Ebony
- Saddle & nut: Micarta "Wave" Saddle; Nubone Nut
- Number of strings: 6
- Special features: Taylor Neck with West African Ebony Fretboard
- Case: Taylor AeroCase
- Accessories: None
- Country of origin: Taylor Mexico Factory
- Free Standard Ground shipping (48 contiguous states, some overweight and Used/Vintage items excluded).
- Orders placed before 3 p.m. ET usually ship the same business day.
Every guitar or bass you purchase from Musician's Friend (electric or acoustic, New or Open Box) includes two years of protection from manufacturer defects.
Our Gear Advisers are available to guide you through your entire shopping experience. Call or Chat for expert advice and to hear the latest deals.