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Old 01-24-2019, 05:58 PM
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Default Taylor T5 Classic (2016) Sold

For sale is my Taylor T5 Classic. It's not getting used enough because I'm always grabbing my acoustics so it needs a new home. The T5 needs no introduction. It's on board electronics and three (3) pickups gives you five (5) guitar voicings in one guitar. I blinged this T5 a bit by replacing the stock Taylor tuners with Gotoh 510's and combined with the elegant simplicity of a natural satin finish, it's a handsome package. It is in MINT condition.


Specs are:

Mahogany top
Sapele back and sides
24-7/8" scale
1-11/16" nut width
Ebony fingerboard
Ebony bridge
Humbucker neck pickup
Dynamic body sensor middle pickup
Humbucker bridge pickup
Taylor gig bag included
Price new would be $1,975 with Gotoh Tuners (ref Sweetwater and StewMac)


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Thanks for taking a look!
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Old 01-26-2019, 10:54 AM
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Weekend bump.
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Robinson 12 Fret SS Dread (Spruce/Mahogany)
Santa Cruz Skye 00 (Adi/Coco)
Taylor K-22ce 12 fret (all Koa)
Eastman 810CE (Spruce/Maple archtop)
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Old 01-28-2019, 02:11 AM
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Default What a beauty!!

This reminds me of the one I took home many years ago from my local store for a two day trial, but I think it had a Cocobolo top.

It was very sweet, but like you, I found myself reaching for an acoustic more often.

That said, I really liked the T5.. it was very versatile, but more an electric guitar, where I was hoping for a hybrid that would deliver both acoustic and electric tones.

The one I played didn't have this exact pickup combination, so is there a setting that emulates an acoustic sound/tone more than the others?
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Old 01-28-2019, 12:22 PM
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There is a setting that emulates an acoustic, it uses only one of the pickups (under the saddle) if I remember correctly.
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Froggy Bottom H-12 (Adi/EIR)
Rainsong CO-WS1005NST (all carbon fiber)
Robinson 12 Fret SS Dread (Spruce/Mahogany)
Santa Cruz Skye 00 (Adi/Coco)
Taylor K-22ce 12 fret (all Koa)
Eastman 810CE (Spruce/Maple archtop)
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Old 01-28-2019, 12:46 PM
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I owned one. Sold it. Regretted it. Would love to buy yours. Its priced well.

However, I am going the other way - having sold off four myself recently.

Good luck...
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Old 01-28-2019, 05:51 PM
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I have this guitar, and I use it when I need/want an electric. Very versatile tone wise, and the price here is very fair.
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SprintBob is a good guy to deal with. Straight up... no BS seller.
Buy with confidence.
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Old 01-29-2019, 04:21 AM
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Thanks for the kind words gents. Lovely T5 here..............
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Froggy Bottom H-12 (Adi/EIR)
Rainsong CO-WS1005NST (all carbon fiber)
Robinson 12 Fret SS Dread (Spruce/Mahogany)
Santa Cruz Skye 00 (Adi/Coco)
Taylor K-22ce 12 fret (all Koa)
Eastman 810CE (Spruce/Maple archtop)
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Another bump.
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Froggy Bottom H-12 (Adi/EIR)
Rainsong CO-WS1005NST (all carbon fiber)
Robinson 12 Fret SS Dread (Spruce/Mahogany)
Santa Cruz Skye 00 (Adi/Coco)
Taylor K-22ce 12 fret (all Koa)
Eastman 810CE (Spruce/Maple archtop)
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Bump, no action here so time for Reverb.
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Collings 0001A (Adi/Mahogany)
Froggy Bottom H-12 (Adi/EIR)
Rainsong CO-WS1005NST (all carbon fiber)
Robinson 12 Fret SS Dread (Spruce/Mahogany)
Santa Cruz Skye 00 (Adi/Coco)
Taylor K-22ce 12 fret (all Koa)
Eastman 810CE (Spruce/Maple archtop)
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Old 02-27-2019, 04:39 AM
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Waking this one back up.
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Rainsong CO-WS1005NST (all carbon fiber)
Robinson 12 Fret SS Dread (Spruce/Mahogany)
Santa Cruz Skye 00 (Adi/Coco)
Taylor K-22ce 12 fret (all Koa)
Eastman 810CE (Spruce/Maple archtop)
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trades? or not?
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Hi PB,

Sorry for the late reply. Id prefer to sell since I am trying to raise funds to cover the cost of a new custom build. Thanks for asking!

Cheers,

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Collings 0001A (Adi/Mahogany)
Froggy Bottom H-12 (Adi/EIR)
Rainsong CO-WS1005NST (all carbon fiber)
Robinson 12 Fret SS Dread (Spruce/Mahogany)
Santa Cruz Skye 00 (Adi/Coco)
Taylor K-22ce 12 fret (all Koa)
Eastman 810CE (Spruce/Maple archtop)
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Old 03-15-2019, 03:22 AM
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Price now is $1,100 with shipping included anywhere in ConUS. Thanks for looking!
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Collings 0001A (Adi/Mahogany)
Froggy Bottom H-12 (Adi/EIR)
Rainsong CO-WS1005NST (all carbon fiber)
Robinson 12 Fret SS Dread (Spruce/Mahogany)
Santa Cruz Skye 00 (Adi/Coco)
Taylor K-22ce 12 fret (all Koa)
Eastman 810CE (Spruce/Maple archtop)
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Old 03-23-2019, 12:32 PM
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Weekend bump.
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Collings 0001A (Adi/Mahogany)
Froggy Bottom H-12 (Adi/EIR)
Rainsong CO-WS1005NST (all carbon fiber)
Robinson 12 Fret SS Dread (Spruce/Mahogany)
Santa Cruz Skye 00 (Adi/Coco)
Taylor K-22ce 12 fret (all Koa)
Eastman 810CE (Spruce/Maple archtop)
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