One of the best selling guitars ever

The Fender CD-60CE is, by far, one of the best-selling acoustic guitars in the world. The reason for the acceptance and widespread popularity of this guitar is not far-fetched.

So why is it so popular? Well, that’s because itโ€™s a Fender that costs around $300. The durability and quality sound it offers is a very fair price.


What does the Fender CD-60CE bring to the table?

This guitar is definitely, a beginner’s good friend. The prices for Fender gadgets are usually quite alarming; however, the prices of their acoustic guitars are generally very affordable.

An amateur yearning to tune himself with the ways of the guitar world would find this guitar very user-friendly. Let’s take a closer look at the Fender CD-60CE.


Check out the body

The Fender CD-60CE is an electroacoustic guitar, i.e., it can be used as an acoustic guitar and an electric guitar. It has plugs to give it the electric effect.

The CD- 60CE features a laminated mahogany body with a spruce top. It features a scalloped X bracing and an easy-to-use Fishman preamp system which will take care of your sound when plugged.

One thing that makes the Fender CD-60CE such a popular beginnerโ€™s guitar is its comfy C-shaped neck. Barre (Bar) chords are coming easy on that one.


Smooth rosewood fingerboard

The fingerboard is from rosewood and houses 20 frets. Six firm strings run across the length of the fretboard.

The bone saddle at the C-shaped neck helps give a better intonation to your sound.


Simple design with a distinct sound

The sound quality of the Fender CD-60CE is very impressive. Although the electric sound is not that distinctive, it sounds clean.

The acoustic part is top-notch and doesn’t sound cheap or muddy. It produces a clear, loud, and balanced tone.


Our view of the Fender CD-60CE

If you are new to the guitar world or simply searching for a guitar to enjoy at an affordable price, the CD-60CE might be the one.

Check out the Tonepedia demo section to have a real feel of the Fender CD-60CE.

CD-60CE technical specifications

Manufacturer Fender
Series Classic Design
String Number 6
Body Type Family Dreadnought
Body Type Square Shoulder
Cutaway? Yes
Top Material Laminated Spruce
Body Material Laminated Mahogany
Fretboard Material Rosewood
Neck Material Mahogany
Number of Frets 20
Neck joint at 14th fret
Scale Length (inch) 25.31
Nut Width (inch) 1.69
Finish Sunburst
Amplification Piezo
Pickup Active/Passive Active
Pickup Brand Fishman
Pickup Model Isys III System
Left-Friendly? No
Left/Right Handed Right Handed
Made In China
GTIN 14 04995930162347, 00717669961756, 00717669961763

CD-60CE reviews & comparison videos

CD-60CE reviews & comparison

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