Ibanez PF15ECE Dreadnought 6 String Acoustic-Electric Guitar
This is a traditionally styled acoustic-electric with a spruce top and mahogany body combined with Fishman electronics with a built-in tuner.
The dreadnought shape provides good projection (it sounds loud) and the cutaway provides easy access to the high frets.
- Body Shape: Dreadnought - Cutaway
- Top: Spruce (laminated)
- Body: Mahogany back & sides
- Finish: Gloss
- Bridge: Rosewood
- Neck: Mahogany
- Neck Profile: Not specified
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Fingerboard Radius: 250 mm
- Number of Frets: 20
- Scale Length: 24.96"
- Nut Width: 1.654"
- Electronics: Ibanez AEQ-2T preamp with onboard tuner
Build quality and aesthetics are two of its most attractive traits, as attested to by many reviewers. Many are happy with how the overall natural look of the guitar matches its familiar dreadnought acoustic tone
Positive customer reviews came from both beginners and experienced guitarists with the dominant theme being 'great guitar for the money' and the Fishman electronics were also cited many times.
There were no consistently reported negatives in customer reviews other than a small number of people who mentioned the action was a bit higher than they expected.
If you're looking for a student acoustic-electric, or something to use as a practice guitar, then the PF15ECE is a good option.
Although this was one of the guitars we recommended until August 2017, there are now more highly rated options available in our guide to The Best Acoustic-Electric Guitars.