The traditional, rounded body shape offers projection and power boosted by a solid spruce top, while back and sides of layered maple bring a touch of focus and durability for all situations. Finished off with crisp white binding, Small Diamond inlays, a glossy finish and black tuners, this model ships with ES2 electronics in a deluxe hardshell case.
Taylor’s Dreadnought captures the potent tone flatpickers and strummers love.
This natural hybrid of Sitka and White spruce also shares characteristics with Adirondack spruce, responding with power, richness and volume.
Revoiced to produce greater warmth, complexity, volume, sustain and responsiveness
Expression System® 2
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.
Scale Length: 25-1/2"
- Nut & Saddle: Tusq Nut/Micarta Saddle
- Bracing: X Bracing
- Truss Rod Cover: Black Plastic
- Pickguard: Black
- Number of Frets: 20
- Tuners: Satin Black
- Case: Taylor Deluxe Hardshell Brown
- Brand of Strings: Elixir Phosphor Bronze Light
- Body Length: 20"
- Body Width: 16"
- Body Depth: 4 5/8"
- Binding/Edge Treatment: White
- Top Finish: Gloss
- Back Config: Layered
- Backstrap Finish: None
- Rosette Size: Single Ring
- Bridge Inlay: None
- Back/Side Finish: Gloss
- Armrest Binding: None
- Backstrap Wood: None
- Rosette Mat.: Pearloid
- Stain/Sunburst: Black
- Wedge: None
- Armrest: no
- Neck Width: 1-7/8"
- Fretboard Inlay: Small Diamonds
- Fretboard Binding/Edge Treatment: None
- Heel Cap Binding: White
- Type of Neck Joint: Taylor Neck
- Neck/Heel: Hard Rock Maple
- Fretboard Wood: West African Crelicam Ebony
- Gloss: Heel Length
- Peghead Finish: Gloss
- Peghead Binding: None
- Peghead Type Standard
- Peghead Purfling: None
- Headstock Overlay: West African Crelicam Ebony
- Peghead Inlay: None
- Peghead Logo: Taylor Colorcore
- Bridge Pins: Black
- Buttons: Chrome
- Fingerboard Ext: None
- Edge Trim: Black/White/Black