The CD-60 dreadnought boasts features you’d expect on much more expensive instruments, with a spruce top and choice of natural, sunburst and black finishes.
Upgrades include a new black pickguard and mother-of-pearl acrylic rosette design , rosewood bridge with compensated Graphtech® Nubone™ saddle, white bridge pins with black dots and smaller (3 mm) dot fingerboard inlays. Features include scalloped X bracing, black body binding, 20-fret fingerboard, dual-action truss rod and die-cast tuners. Hard-shell case included (North America only).
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When I went to the music store to look at guitars that were within my $300 price range, I was surprised to see a guitar under my budget that included a case and did not sound terrible. The CD-60 was available in three colours and included a hard case. This guitar holds up well, has a no-nonsense design, stays in tune, sounds good for the price, looks good, is easy to play, has decent action, and overall had no defects. This guitar sounds better than a few of the other, more expensive guitars that I tried out. The only thing that I wish were different is that the sound is a little too "bright" for my taste, but this will likely be fixed once I change the strings on it. The strings are also pretty good.
Quibble owns this item
This guitar is so easy to play. I have been playing for 5 years and I bought this one because it was a fender and it was cheap. I was a newbie and didn't know so much but it caught my eye. This guitar has got that one special thing that makes every song magical, the sound is so good and deep. Everyone who played on it felt that the cd-60 was so much better then theirs. I reccomend this guitar for everyone, newbies to experts.
mosis97 owns this item
When i got this guitar it was great i was playing in lots of hot humid areas and very cold dry places it didnt need much adjustment but the low e string tuner stripped out and since they are sealed tuners they need replaced not just a quick gear change
davisl1292 owns this item
The CD-60 is an excellent acoustic for anyone from beginner to expert guitar players. The playability is great, mine came already set up, which I had though it wouldn't, but the action, intonation, and frets were perfect out of the case. This guitar sounds great! I recommend this to anyone looking for a good value acoustic guitar for the money.
TheMastodon owns this item
After 7 years of a guitar playing break, I wanted to get back and CD-60 was a last-hit for me.
But strings were replaced with Fender 10-48 right in the music shop :D Its just make CD-60 more yummy for me.
At the end of the day: awesome sound (this is my first guitar which sounds louder than me :D), outstanding price and great design.
Ebola owns this item
Picked up this guitar in Oct. 2012 and I was surprised. For $150, this is a great guitar! I got it beacause I wanted a new acoustic but didnt feel the need to spend more than $300. This guy caught my eye and I tryed it out. It sounds really bright, especially if new strings are on it. Set up was really nice on it. Haven't expierenced any problems with it. The black finish looks super rad as well. Definitely go for this guitar! Hard to beat for the value!
MaxStephens1 owns this item
I've had this instrument for about three years now, and I play it almost every night. With the right strings, it can sound great. I've played extremely expensive acoustics from other big names, and they really don't stand up to the projection, tone and value of this guitar.
mtickle owns this item
I have just started playing guitar, after my parents brought this for me after hours of begging, and this put a real smile on my face. It has a great sound, which really helps when learning as it keeps your confidence up, and is affordable.
I have the black, with the pearl finish, and it looks amazing.
J.Day owns this item
I got this guitar back in 2010 and it was when I started playing guitar again after a 10 year (!) break. I have it in sunburst finish and the gloss shines like the 1st day I got it. It has great looks, stays in tune and sounds very nice for its price. I highly recommend it to people who want to learn how to play guitar without spending a fortune!
Wild_Rose owns this item
I bought this guitar because I wanted an entry-level acoustic to get back into playing, but decided to go with the Fender name as well. I purchased it online so had no chance to examine it beforehand. I must say I was pleasantly surprised at the quality of design and finish for a guitar of this price. It looks really nice, has a good action, and best of all sounds great. (At least at great as I can make it sound)
When the time comes to upgrade, I will definitely look into the Fender family again.
By the way, I got the sunburst, and it is a real stunner. Shines like a jewel!!
2ndLife owns this item
|Model Name:||CD-60, Black|
|Body Material:||Laminated Spruce Top with Laminated Mahogany Back and Sides|
|Body Finish:||Gloss Polyurethane|
|Body Back:||Laminated Mahogany|
|Body Sides:||Laminated Mahogany|
|Body Top:||Laminated Spruce|
|Scale Length:||25.3" (643 mm)|
|Number of Frets:||20|
|String Nut:||Graph Tech® NuBone™|
|Nut Width:||1.69" (42.9 mm)|
|Bridge:||Rosewood with Compensated Graph Tech® Nubone™ Saddle|
|Strings:||Fender® Dura-Tone® 880L (.012-.052 Gauge)|
|Unique Features:||Dual Action Truss Rod, 3mm Dot Position Inlays, Black Pickguard, White Bridge Pins, and Crushed Acrylic Rosette|
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