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Taylor T5Z Classic Mahogany, 2019

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The Taylor T5Z Classic is a scaled down version of the successful T5 hybrid acoustic-electric models introduced in 2005 and used on many stages. These models were created to meet the needs of ‘downsizing’ touring guitarists who could no longer carry as many guitars as they wanted.

Here we’re looking at a Taylor T5Z Classic dating to May 10, 2019 and built at the Taylor shop in El Cajon, California. This example is in good clean and original condition with only light fret wear.

Sold with the original Taylor gig bag.

Here’s the builder on the Taylor T5Z Classic:

“The deep color and rich grain of a mahogany top give the Taylor T5z Classic a vintage, earthy character. Distinctive T5z features include a more compact body than the original T5, a 12-inch fretboard radius, and jumbo frets, which add up to a fast, fluid playing experience that makes string bends fun. Like the T5, the T5z is equipped with a three-pickup configuration of an acoustic body sensor, a concealed neck humbucker, and a visible bridge humbucker, plus five-way switching and onboard tone controls, giving players an incredibly versatile electric/acoustic guitar. Appointments include Small Diamond inlays and nickel hardware, an unbound body and satin classic mahogany finish. The guitar ships in a T5z gig bag.”

Taylor T5Z Classic Specifications:

 

  • Scale Length: 24-7/8″
  • Nut & Saddle: Tusq Nut/Micarta Saddle
  • Bracing: Standard T5z
  • Truss Rod Cover: Black Plastic
  • Pickguard: None
  • Number of Frets: 21
  • Tuners: Taylor Nickel
  • Case: Taylor T5z Gigbag
  • Brand of Strings: Elixir Medium Electric
  • Body Length: 18″
  • Body Width: 14″
  • Body Depth: 2.1″
  • Binding/Edge Treatment: Black
  • Top Finish: Satin
  • Back Config: 2-piece No Wedge
  • Backstrap Finish: None
  • Rosette Size: None
  • Bridge Inlay: None
  • Back/Side Finish: Satin
  • Armrest Binding: None
  • Backstrap Wood: None
  • Rosette Material: None
  • Stain/Sunburst: Mahogany Stain
  • Wedge: None
  • Armrest: no
  • Neck Width: 1-11/16″
  • Fretboard Inlay: Small Diamonds
  • Fretboard Binding/Edge Treatment: Black
  • Heel Cap Binding: None
  • Type of Neck Joint: T Lock Neck
  • Neck/Heel: Sapele
  • Fretboard Wood: Ebony
  • Neck Finish: Satin
  • Heel Length: None
  • Peghead Finish: Satin
  • Peghead Binding: None
  • Peghead Type: Standard
  • Peghead Purfling: None
  • Headstock Overlay: Ebony
  • Peghead Inlay: None
  • Peghead Logo: Italian Acrylic
  • Bridge Pins: Ebony
  • Buttons: Chrome
  • Fingerboard Ext: None
  • Edge Trim: None
 

 
 
Price: $1,850.00 CAD
  • Model: T5Z Classic
  • Year: 2019
  • Finish Natural Mahogany Satin
  • Class: Used
  • Serial Number: 1105109137 10 May 2019 El Cajon, California, USA
  • Country of Origin: USA
  • Condition: Good
  • Date Posted: 08/02/2021

  • Consignment Item

  • Including original Gig Bag case
  • Instrument Weight: 5.2lbs 2.36kg
  • Scale Length: 632mm 24.875in
  • Nut Width: 43.2mm 1.7in
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