Breedlove Pursuit Companion CE Red Cedar-Mahogany

Breedlove Pursuit Companion CE Red Cedar-Mahogany

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The Pursuit Companion CE Red Cedar – Mahogany is Breedlove’s smalltravel-ready acoustic-electric guitar with a warm and rich sound thatemanates from the solid red cedar top and mahogany back and sides. Thesmaller Companion body shape was engineered for a light play style withclean and powerful projection from a small body guitar that is a joy tohold and play. This guitar is ideal for the player looking for a morenuanced sound with more tonal complexity, and comfortable playingexperience. Featuring the reliable and great sounding LR Baggs EASelectronic system, it can also be plugged in for amplification. You willsound better, play better, and play more on a Breedlove Pursuit Seriesacoustic-electric guitar.

Solid Wood Top

Along with its body shape, a guitar’s top is the defining element ofits sound, driving, through its vibration, the key aspects of volume,tone, sustain and projection. Spruce will, due in part to its famousstiffness-to-weight ratio, ring loud and clear. A solid wood toptranslates those vibrations with more immediacy and purity of tone, andreacts more directly with the intent of a player. If you are at anintermediate level or above, you will appreciate the instantlyrecognizable benefits of a solid wood top.


Breedlove guitars feature a slimmer neck profile, which enablescomfortable play, even with smaller hands. The hand-rubbed, semi-glossBreedlove neck finish also contributes to ideal playability. Thelabor-intensive finish process includes precise finish coatapplications, fine sanding, and hand buffing and rubbing.


Breedlove players around the world can attest: With consistent,proper care, your Breedlove will give you a lifetime of service – andinspiration. New Breedlove instruments, purchased through an authorizedBreedlove dealer, are warrantied to be free of defects in materials andworkmanship throughout the lifetime of the original owner. In additionto materials and workmanship, Breedlove offers a two-year warranty ontuning machines and electronics packages. Cases and bags are subject to aone-year warranty covering defects in structure and hardware.


Historically, serious guitar players on-the-move have faced a rathertough dilemma; contend with the challenges of traveling with a full-sizeguitar or settle for a more convenient, smaller instrument withtraditionally reduced sound quality… the travel guitar.


Softer than spruce, with a warmer cast to its look and its tone,western red cedar has less headroom for a heavy attack, but comesalive—with sweet harmonics and a wide tonal palette—for a lighter touch.Related to mahogany, it shares a focused sound, much loved byfingerstylists.


Long treasured by cabinetmakers and shipwrights for its simple,straight-grained beauty, strength and workability, mahogany—used intops, backs, sides and necks—is also one of the true classic tonewoods,famous for its clear, strong fundamental; even string-to-string balance;and warm midrange emphasis. Mahogany pairs well with spruce tops aswell as with itself in single species guitars—and both combinationsdefine much of American roots music.


Breedlove’s pinless Delta bridge is a distinctive element, alright,with a sleek, modern contour that adds an extra bit of unexpected beautyto every instrument, from Discovery to Legacy. But it also adds welcomefunctionality while anchoring great sound. Beginners love the fact thatstring changes are much easier without having to wrestle a traditionalpin bridge. Pros love it for the same reason! No more looking for lostpins during a fast backstage string swap. And its low profile makes forperfect right hand damping.

Breedlove Pursuit Series Companion CE Hollow Body Acoustic-Electric Guitar Ovangkol/Red Cedar - PSCP01CERCMA Features:
  • Body Type:Companion
  • Neck Wood:Mahogany (Nato)
  • Solid Wood Top:Solid Western red cedar
  • Back and Sides:Okoume/ Aucomea klaineana/ Gabon
  • Layered Back & Sides:Mahogany
  • Top Finish:Natural gloss
  • Fretboard:Ovangkol
  • # Frets:19
  • Nut Width:1.69"
  • Tuners Hardware:Chrome Closed Gear
  • Lower Bout Width:13.53"
  • Waist Width:7.93"
  • Upper Bout Width:9.93"
  • Body Length:17.5"
  • String Gauge:D'Addario EXP 16
  • Pickup:LR Baggs EAS
  • Bridge:Ovangkol
  • Binding:Tortoise
  • Inlay:Centered dots
  • Case:N/A
  • Scale Length:23.5"
  • Sound Hole:3.54"