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This luxurious rosewood/spruce acoustic-electric Grand Auditorium reaches new levels of performance thanks to our patented V-Class bracing. By coaxing a more orderly response from the top, this game-changing bracing design allows the 814ce DLX to produce more powerful notes everywhere on the fretboard, along with stronger projection, longer sustain, and improved intonation, creating a more musical and expressive playing experience for guitarists. The classic pairing of Indian rosewood and Sitka spruce sparkles with new intensity thanks to the new internal bracing architecture, bringing out more of rosewood’s naturally warm overtones and producing clear, bell-like highs. Premium details include a radius-style rosewood armrest and Gotoh 510 tuners that feature a precise 21:1 gear ratio, delivering an ultra-smooth playing experience. And with deluxe features like maple binding, mother-of-pearl Element fretboard and peghead inlays, a smoky ebony fretboard, rosewood top trim, and maple fretboard/peghead purfling lines, it’s easy to see why the 814ce DLX is one of our most appealing rosewood models.
Discover the features that make this guitar unique
Taylor’s signature shape embodies the ultimate all-purpose acoustic.
The soundboard choice for most guitars, Sitka spruce produces a broad dynamic range and accommodates a versatile range of playing styles.
The tonewood superstar. Popular, traditional, and versatile, Bob Taylor puts Indian rosewood among the greatest tonewoods ever.
The Expression System® 2 captures more of a guitar’s dynamic properties using a breakthrough behind-the-saddle design.
The Venetian cutaway is known for its soft, round lines. The sloping peak of the cutaway will vary depending on the shape of the guitar.
A revolutionary design that balances the flexibility and stability of the top, V-Class bracing produces unmatched sustain, volume, and intonation.
"Our commitment to a great playing experience covers every detail of a guitar."
|Bracing:||V-Class w/ Relief Rout|
|Brand of Strings:||Elixir Phosphor Bronze Light|
|Nut & Saddle:||Black Graphite, Micarta Saddle|
|Truss Rod Cover:||West African Ebony|
|Number of Frets:||20|
|Case:||Taylor Deluxe Hardshell Brown|
|Binding/Edge Treatment:||Pale Non-Figured Maple|
|Back Config:||2-Piece No Wedge|
|Rosette Size:||2014 800 Series|
|Back/Side Finish:||Gloss 3.5|
|Top Finish:||Gloss 3.5|
|Armrest Binding:||Indian Rosewood Insert|
|Fretboard Binding/Edge Treatment:||West African Ebony|
|Type of Neck Joint:||Taylor Neck|
|Fretboard Wood:||West African Ebony|
|Heel Cap Binding:||West African Ebony|
|Headstock Overlay:||West African Ebony|
|Peghead Logo:||Taylor Mother of Pearl|
|Peghead Binding:||West African Ebony|
|Bridge Pins:||West African Ebony w/ Abalone Dots|
|Edge Trim:||Indian Rosewood|