Taylor debuts Spring Limited Editions
25th Mar 2009 | 11:50
New woods on acoustics and hybrids
Taylor is launching a new line of limited edition Spring guitars in April, featuring new tonewood combinations and extra features.
The 700 Series LTDs, feature a back and sides of Madagascar rosewood, a Sitka spruce top, and rosewood binding. You also get Madagascar rosewood backstrap trimmed with maple and ebony, an Indian rosewood peghead overlay, along with Taylor gold tuners and mother-of-pearl dot inlays on the fretboard.
The 400 Series Limiteds feature a honey-colored Tasmanian blackwood back and sides, with creamy maple binding and mini-wedge. The top is Sitka spruce top, amd you get an abalone rosette, mother-of-pearl diamond fretboard inlays and a high-gloss finish on the top, back and sides.
The acoustic/electric hybrid T5 Spring Limited Edition model comes at a lower price. It's finished in a satin top of ovangkol and a body of sapele, and comes in a Taylor gig bag.
Suggested retail prices for the 400 Series-LTDs start at $2,698; 700 Series-LTDs, $3,498; and the T5-LTD, $1,798.
Full details from Taylor.