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Taylor Custom #30 C16CE Grand Symphony Acoustic Electric Guitar

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► Display Model - ♫ In stock
Condition: Display Model
About Inventory Status

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In stock: It is in stock and available to ship or pickup. Apparel must be shipped from another location and is not available for in-store pickup. We can usually ship or have these items available for pickup by the next business day if they don't require inspection, special handling, or setup. Our pickup location is 11151 Veirs Mill Rd. Silver Spring, MD 20902.

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Out of stock: We don't currently have it available but you're not out of luck yet. We still may be able to get it. If you order one of these items we will contact you with an estimated fulfillment date. You have the option to cancel the order if you change your mind.

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█ Sold out: We don't think we can get this item because it was either discontinued by the manufacturer or was limited in quantity. If you want or need this item call or text us. Sometimes we can help you track down the item through other sources or help you find something similar.

About Item Conditions

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New: The item is brand new as received from the manufacturer with a full manufacturer warranty. Instruments such as guitars, snare drums, drum kits, brass and woodwind instruments may be opened for photography and quality control inspection and may not be in a factory sealed box.

Mint or Open Box: The item may have been opened and tested but has been repackaged. The original packaging may have superficial issues but the item itself and any originally included accessories are in perfect, like new condition.

Display Model: These items are so cool that we put them on display in our legendary shop. The condition is brand new as received from the manufacturer with manufacturer warranty. Rest assured, these items undergo a very careful inspection before shipping.

Demo: These items have been on our sales floor for demo purposes and will likely show signs of use. The original packaging may no longer be included, but you can be assured that you are receiving an awesome item and an awesome price.

Used: The item is used. These item may have varying degrees of wear. Please read the description for information about the condition of the item. Used items do not carry a warranty.

B or C Stock: Factory refurbished. These items were purchased from the manufacturer in a refurbished condition. They will show some cosmetic issues, but nothing that would impact performance. Being that these are sealed from the manufacturer, we generally do not open these to photograph the cosmetic issues. They are guaranteed to work and may have a limited warranty or you may purchase an extended warranty in some cases. Please see the listing description for item specific information.

Show-Stopping Craftsmanship - The Taylor Custom #30 C16ce Grand Symphony Acoustic Electric Guitar

Built for the 2023 NAMM Show Exhibition, this show-stopping custom Grand Symphony acoustic-electric displays the extraordinary skillset and attention to fine detail Taylor brings to the art of their craft. The back and sides are made of master-grade Hawaiian koa in a four-piece configuration with a Simons wedge, a Lutz spruce top, V-Class interior bracing, a soundport cutaway, and include proprietary ES2 electronics with a built-in TaylorSense unit.

Custom appointments for this model also feature a single-ring rosette in figured Hawaiian koa, figured Hawaiian koa body binding, West African Crelicam ebony fretboard binding, and stained bone bridge pins with red Australian opal dots. Further details of note are the gold tuners with ebony buttons and koa inlays, the Running Horses fretboard inlays in Hard Rock maple and Hawaiian koa, a custom bridge inlay of boxwood and Hawaiian koa, and a full-body gloss finish.



  • Body Shape: Grand Symphony
  • Cutaway: Soundport
  • Top Wood: Lutz Spruce
  • Back / Side Wood: Hawaiian Koa
  • Back Configuration: 2-Piece, or 4-Piece Simons Wedge
  • Rosette: Figured Hawaiian Koa Single Ring
  • Body Binding: Figured Hawaiian Koa
  • Top Finish: Gloss
  • Back / Side: Finish Gloss
  • Bridge: West African Crelicam Ebony
  • Bridge Pins: Stained Bone with Red Australian Opal Dots
  • Pick Guard: None
  • Bracing: System V-Class Bracing
  • Color: Natural
  • Saddle: White Micarta Saddle


  • Neck Wood: Neo-tropical Mahogany
  • Neck Profile: Standard Carve
  • Backstrap: West African Crelicam Ebony
  • Fretboard Wood: West African Crelicam Ebony
  • Fretboard Inlay: Hard Rock Maple / Hawaiian Koa Running Horses
  • Fretboard Binding: West African Crelicam Ebony
  • Neck Finish: Satin
  • Nut Width: 1-3/4 in
  • Scale Length: 24-7/8 in
  • Nut: Black TUSQ Nut


  • Tuners: Taylor Gold with Custom Buttons
  • Peghead Type: Paddle
  • Peghead Veneer: Wood West African Crelicam Ebony
  • Peghead Inlay: None
  • Peghead Binding: None
  • Peghead Finish: Gloss
  • End Pin: Black
  • Strap Pin: Black


  • Electronics: Expression System 2 with TaylorSense
  • Case / Bag: Brown Taylor Deluxe Hard Shell Case

Manufacturer: Taylor Guitars
Model: C16CE B3030
SKU: I738136-1-WHXE

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