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SOLD - New Composite Acoustics GX-HG - Composite Grand Concert Acoustic Guitar

Every day we go to work in a shop full of the best wooden acoustic guitars known to man. And here we are selling synthetic instrument. Sacrilege, you say? Not at all. Composite guitars fill a niche for many of our customers. They play great, sound surprisingly full and warm, and are all but impervious to humidity changes, temperature fluctuations, and other dangerous phenomena. Take 'em anywhere that you'd be afraid to take your handcrafted wooden beauties... the beach, your boat, camping, Chuck E. Cheese's... For that matter, use them on any live gig. You'll be amazed how good they sound amplified. (Also see the short-scale CA "cargo" model that we stock.)


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Composite Acoustics GX-HG Carbon Fiber Carbon Fiber Composite Grand Concert Acoustic Guitar Carbon Fiber, TKL, L.R. Baggs iMix Pickup
Composite Acoustics GX-HG Acoustic Guitar

  • Builder: Composite Acoustics, Composite Acoustics
  • Model: GX-HG
  • Type: Composite Grand Concert
  • Year: 2009
  • Artists who play Composite Acoustics: Gordon Titcomb, Israel Houghton, Porter Howell (Little Texas), Arlo Guthrie, Carl Bell (Fuel), Barlow Girl, Point of Grace, Wendy Colonna, Donovan Kealoha, Joshua Havens (The Afters), Bear Rinehart (Need to Breathe), Bryan Austin (Clint Black), Gary Baker
  • Serial #: 123
  • Back/Sides: Carbon Fiber
  • Top: Carbon Fiber
  • Neck: Composite
  • Headplate: Carbon Fiber
  • Headstock Inlay: Builder Logo
  • Headstock Bindings: Carbon Fiber
  • Fingerboard: Composite
  • Fingerboard Bindings: None
  • Fret Markers: None
  • Frets to body: 14
  • Cutaway: Fallaway
  • Bridge: Composite
  • Pickguard: None
  • Body Bindings: None
  • Top Trim: Carbon Fiber
  • Back Strip: None
  • Rosette: Abalone
  • Tuners: Gotoh Black with Black Buttons
  • Case: TKL Composite Acoustics
  • Pickup: L.R. Baggs iMix
  • Condition: New
  • Body Length: 20 in.
  • Upper Bout: 12 in.
  • Lower Bout: 16 1/8 in.
  • Body Depth @Neck Heel: 4 in.
  • Body Depth @Tail Block: 4 7/8 in.
  • Scale Length: 25 3/5 in. (650.2 mm)
  • Nut Width: 1 3/4 in. (44.5 mm)
  • Strings Spacing: 2 1/4 in. (57.2 mm)


Dream Guitars Player's Review:
"CA makes the perfect guitar for travel, gigging and outdoor play. But they are also extremely satisfying so you may find you play it as much as your traditional 'wooden' guitars. I have one that goes to many jam sessions and campfires and I love it." - Paul Heumiller

"I'm extremely impressed with the CA guitars. They've managed to make a very playable instrument that sounds great when played acoustic or amplified using it's L.R. Baggs pickup system. And, at a price that is very affordable. There is nothing in this price range that compares." - Al Petteway

"I never would have guessed how good carbon fiber can sound. Is it going to replace your fine, hand-crafted wooden instruments? Of course not. But for its intended purpose it's a great product. Add one of these to your collection and relax a little more at the party, knowing that your bigger investment is safe and sound in its hardshell. " - Al Schlimm

Another Satisfied Dream Guitars Customer:

Beppe GambettaNever visit Dream Guitars if you are in a hurry. I was there  just once and I had a really hard time to leave because of the overwhelming quality and beauty of every single instrument. 

What I appreciate the most is the strong personality and knowledge that Paul Heumiller expresses in his choices, not only choosing the highest makers in the field, and a fantastic selection of vintage instruments, but also giving space to new incredible builders who need to be discovered. I’ll come back with plenty of time, you should do the same if you like to visit the best collection of independent makers and vintage guitars on the planet.
" - Beppe Gambetta, New Jersey

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Phone Us
About This Instrument
(828) 658-9795
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About This Instrument
Hear this guitar
played by Al Petteway

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close pair ADK A6, no EQ
View a movie
of this guitar

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