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Cordoba C5-CE SP Cutaway Electric Classical Guitar - Spruce Top

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Original price $499.00 - Original price $499.00
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$499.00 - $499.00
Current price $499.00
Condition: New
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The Cordoba C5-CE SP Is a Fantastic Introduction to Classical Guitars

Based on Córdoba's top-selling C5-CE, the C5-CE Spruce adds a new option to a fan favorite. A soft cutaway provides easy access to the upper register, and a Fishman Presys II preamp amplifies your signal for stage and studio. Perfect as a first nylon-string guitar and ready for gigging, this lightweight model is built with a solid Engelmann spruce top and mahogany back and sides to produce a clear, powerful tone with beautiful sustain. Handmade in the traditional Spanish style, the C5's carved headstock, hand-inlaid wood rosette, Indian rosewood binding, Savarez strings, and glossy PU finish result in a guitar that truly stands out from all other entry-level options. A lightweight adjustable truss rod is built into the neck for stability.



  • Build: Classical
  • Color: Natural
  • Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
  • Country of Origin: China
  • Cordoba Item Number: 02702
  • Shipper Carton Dimensions: 1040 x 470 x 140 mm


  • Construction: Solid Top
  • Back and Sides Wood: Mahogany
  • Body Top: Solid Engelmann Spruce
  • Back Center Strip: Pau Ferro
  • Tail Strip: Composite
  • Top Bracing Pattern: Fan
  • Back Binding: Composite
  • Top Binding: Composite
  • Rosette: All Wood Traditional
  • Soundhole Diameter: 3.3 inches / 84 mm
  • Soundboard Thickness: 2.8 - 3.0 mm
  • Upper Bout Width: 11.5 inches / 292 mm
  • Waist Width: 9.75 inches / 248 mm
  • Lower Bout Width: 14.625 inches / 371 mm
  • Body Depth Upper Bout: 3.75 inches / 95 mm
  • Body Depth Lower Bout: 4 inches / 100 mm
  • Body Length: 19.25 inches / 489 mm
  • Overall Length: 38.75 inches / 984 mm


  • Neck Material: Mahogany
  • Fingerboard Material: Pau Ferro
  • Neck Joint: Dovetail
  • Neck Shape: C Shape
  • Neck Thickness: 21 mm 1st Fret, 24 mm 9th Fret
  • Scale Length: 25.6 inches / 650 mm
  • Number of Strings: 6
  • Frets Total: 19
  • Frets to Body: 12
  • Fret Dimensions: 2.0 mm (W) x 3.0 mm (H)
  • Frey Type: Medium High
  • Headplate: Composite
  • Headstock Logo: Cordoba Arches Logo - Maple
  • Nut String Spacing: 43 mm
  • Nut Width: 2 inches / 50 mm
  • Nut Material: Bone
  • Strings: Savarez Cristal Corum High Tension 500CJ


  • Pickup Type: Undersaddle Piezo, Onboard Tuner
  • Electronics: Fishman Presys II
  • Electronics Vendor and Model: Fishman OEM-ISY-B31
  • Tuning Machines: Cordoba Gold with Pearl Buttons
  • Tuning Machines Vendor and Model: Der Jung DJ216GK-A1W (S2)
  • Tuning: E-A-D-G-B-E
  • Tuning Machine Ratio: 14 to 1
  • Battery Pack: Fishman Combination Battery Box / Output Jack - 9V
  • Battery Pack Installation Location: Lower Bout Treble Side
  • Truss Rod: Dual Action
  • Truss Rod Wrench: 4 mm Allen Key
  • Bridge Material: Pau Ferro
  • Saddle Material: Bone

Manufacturer: Cordoba Guitars
Model: C5-CE SP
SKU: I578834-0-WHXB

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