2010 Taylor T5-C2 Electric Acoustic Guitar in
excellent condition with little to no playwear.
Nice natural gloss finish on the beautiful flame Koa top with shaded edges. The
guitar has a nice action and the mahogany neck with a bound ebony fretboard has
a great feel. The frets are in excellent condition with minimal wear. The guitar
has a resonant acoustic quality unplugged, but really shines plugged in. The
magnetic pickup system delivers nice acoustic and electric tones. The
electronics feature a five way switch, volume, bass(resonance) and
treble(detail). This is a very unique instrument and blurs the line between
electric and acoustic This is all wrapped up in beautiful woods, fit and finish.
Includes the original Taylor T5 gig bag.
Serial Number: 1103301084
Weight: 5 lbs. 13 oz.
T5 Electric / Acoustic
Taylor T5 Custom Thinline 5-way Guitar at a Glance:
5-way switching for amazingly unique sounds
Sleek, comfortable and gorgeous
Is it an Acoustic or and Electric?
Well, it's actually both. It allows you to get fully acoustic sounds and
fully electric sounds from the same guitar. It's designed to be used with both
acoustic and electric amps using a standard guitar cable or a balanced
The Taylor T5 features a whole new generation of electronics!Tones are
selected via the easy access 5-way switch located on the side of the Taylor T5.
T5 CMR air-coil rear pickup
- this is the pickup you can
see coming through the top near the bridge of the guitar. When played through an
electric amp, this pickup can go from Tele-like sounds to Gretsch-like to
T5 Dynamic neck pickup
- buried in the neck joint, this
pickup can sound warm and woody or fat and rowdy.
T5 Dynamic body sensor
- inspired by the research on the
Expression System, the T5 body sensors are overwound to produce the sparkling
highs and shimmer for the most acoustic-like switch position.
T5 Preamp and EQ
- the preamp was designed to deliver a
wide range of tones in every switch position. Controls include: Volume, Bass and
Treble. The tone controls are best described as Resonance (bass) and Detail
What a Body!
Inspired by the Taylor Grand Auditorium silhouette, the T5 features a sleek
and comfortable-to-hold carved hollowbody of sapele, and a svelte neck of
Tropical American mahogany. A shortened scale length ensures a fingerboard that
is endlessly pleasurable to play with either electric or acoustic strings. Like
all Taylor guitars, a custom voiced soundboard is the heart of the T5 tone; on
both T5 Standard and T5 Custom models, a spruce top creates a strong, colorful
voice with outrageous sustain. Finally, sexy and stylized f-holes command the
eye and enhance the resonance of the T5 body chamber, allowing the top to
breathe and capture the dynamics of a player's performance.
Called Custom for a Reason
The top of the T5 line, the T5 Custom is typically decked out with premium
woods that look the part and hardware that matches. This T5 Custom is no
exception, boasting a Koa top, T5, and gold tuners. You'll find plenty of
exquisite guitars here at Sweetwater, and this T5 ranks among some of the
Taylor T5 Custom Features:
Sonic flexibility thanks to innovative acoustic-electric design and 5-way
Acoustic and electric tones from the same guitar
Crafted from incredible tonewoods with looks to match
Perfect for the performing guitarist
Type/Shape: 6-String T5 Thinline
Back & Sides:
Tropical American Mahogany
Fretboard: Ebony with Binding
Headstock Overlay: Ebony
Multi-layer White with Black Pinstripes
Nut & Saddle: Bone
Scale Length: 24
Width at Nut: 1 11/16 in.
Number of Frets: 21
Bracing: T5 Custom Bracing
Body Width: 16
Length: 20 in.
Overall Length: 40 3/4 in.
Categories:Hollow Body, Semi-Hollow
Made In:United States