Taylor T5 Standard - Tobacco Sunburst No Longer Available

Acoustic-electric Guitar with Spruce Top, Sapele Back and Sides, and Magnetic and Piezo Pickups - Tobacco Sunburst

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Taylor T5 Standard - Tobacco Sunburst
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A Whole New Breed of Sonic Possibilities!

Fantastic "does it all" electric guitar! The T5 Standard from Taylor is a hybrid of an acoustic and an electric guitar, so it's like having two guitars in one great-looking body. You won't believe how many sounds you can pull out of this instrument via the multiple-pickup system. There's an air-coil rear pickup that can go from country twang to rock bright to full-blown humbucker. Use the T5 Dynamic neck pickup and body sensor to give your T5 Standard a shimmery, round, woody acoustic-like tone. Whatever direction you take your tone, you can use the first-class T5 preamp and EQ to adjust it midperformance - there's an unbelievably wide range of tones available in every one of the T5 Standard's switch positions.

What about its tonewoods? Taylor gave the T5 Standard a powerful spruce top, with a gentle sapele body to complement it. Spruce is known for its rich, pronounced voice - it's the perfect tonewood to take advantage of the T5's highly versatile pickup configuration. Another way Taylor gives you exceptional tone from the T5 Standard is in the very body design itself. The stylized F-holes do more than command the eye; they also enhance the resonance of the T5 Standard's body chamber, allowing the top to breathe and capture the dynamics of your heartfelt performance.

The Taylor T5 Standard is the guitar to choose when you want to get the versatility of having multiple guitars, without the extra cost and weight of lugging them around. Stylish, with a deceptively simple, classic streamlined appearance, the Taylor T5 Standard is a true player's guitar.

Taylor T5 Standard Acoustic-electric Guitar Features at a Glance:
  • Color: Tobacco Sunburst
  • Spruce top
  • Sapele body
  • Tropical American Mahogany neck
  • Ebony fingerboard with binding
  • 15" fretboard radius
  • Ebony bridge
  • Bone nut and saddle
  • Chrome-plated tuning machines
  • 24-7/8" scale length
  • Adjustable truss rod
  • 1-11/16" neck width at nut
  • 21 frets
  • T5 custom bracing
  • Venetian cutaway
  • Stylized F-holes
  • T5 electronics with 5-way switching: T5 CMR air-coil rear pickup, T5 dynamic neck pickup, T5 dynamic body sensor, T5 preamp and EQ
  • T5 hardshell case included
The Taylor T5 Standard is a striking guitar with a wide range of tonal options!

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A special-order product is one that we don't normally keep in stock. We order it from the manufacturer as soon as you order from us. We have great relationships with all the manufacturers we carry, so we can get your special order to you as fast as or faster than anyone else. Remember that special orders are non-returnable and non-cancelable, so make sure the item is right for you. A Sweetwater Sales Engineer can help you decide — call (800) 222-4700 for assistance!

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See also: Acoustic-Electric Guitars, Taylor, Taylor Acoustic / Electric Guitars, Taylor Semi-hollowbody Guitars