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Pursuit Exotic Companion Prairie Burst CE

The Pursuit Exotic Companion Prairie Burst CE is Breedlove’s small, travel ready body acoustic-electric guitar with a warm and rich sound that emanates from the solid myrtlewood top and myrtlewood back and sides. The smaller Companion body shape was engineered for a light play style with clean and powerful projection from a small body guitar that is a joy to hold and play. This guitar is ideal for the player looking for a more nuanced sound with more tonal complexity, and comfortable playing experience. Featuring the reliable and great sounding LR Baggs EAS electronic system, it can also be plugged in for amplification. You will sound better, play better, and play more on a Breedlove Pursuit Exotic Series acoustic-electric guitar.

$932.00 MSRP$699.00 Sell Price

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Pursuit Exotic Companion Prairie Burst CE

Specifications
Body Type Companion
Neck Wood Mahogany (Nato)
Solid Wood Top Solid Myrtlewood
Layered Back & Sides Myrtlewood
Top Finish Prairie burst gloss
Fretboard Indonesian Striped ebony
# 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 Indonesian Striped ebony
Binding Tortoise
Inlay Offset dots
Case N/A
Scale Length 23.5"
Sound Hole 3.54"

Pursuit Exotic Companion Prairie Burst CE

Features

Solid Exotic Tonewood Tops
Along with its body shape, a guitar’s top is the defining element of its sound, driving, through its vibration, the key aspects of volume, tone, sustain and projection. Spruce will, due in part to its famous stiffness-to-weight ratio, ring loud and clear. A solid wood top translates those vibrations with more immediacy and purity of tone, and reacts more directly with the intent of a player. If you are at an intermediate level or above, you will appreciate the instantly recognizable benefits of a solid wood top.

Pursuit Exotic Companion Prairie Burst CE

Guitar Portrait

We are pleased to present these very detailed specifications for your 2019 Breedlove acoustic guitar, which was designed in Bend, Oregon and crafted in China.

Wood and Animal Contents

Top Solid Myrtlewood/ Umbellularia californica/ USA
Back and Sides Myrtlewood | Umbellularia californica | United States
Neck Nato/ Palaquium rostrarum/ Indonesia
Fretboard African ebony | Diospyros crassiflora | Cameroon
Bridge African ebony | Diospyros crassiflora | Cameroon
Headstock overlay Basswood/ Tilia chinensis/ China
Body Binding Tortoise/Plastic
Fretboard Binding None
Headstock Binding None
Bracing Spruce/ Picea asperata/ China
Neck / Tailblock Nato/ Palaquium rostrarum/ Indonesia
Fretboard Inlay Mother of Pearl
Nut / Saddle Bone | Bubalus bubalis | China

Specifications

Body Type Companion
Layered Back & Sides Myrtlewood
Cutaway Soft
Headstock shape Asymmetrical
Scale Length 23.5"
# Frets 19
Nut Width 1.69"
Lower Bout Width 13.53"
Waist Width 7.93"
Upper Bout Width 9.93"
Body Length 17.5"
Body Depth at neck 3.11”
Body Depth at tailblock 3.85"
Sound Hole Diameter 3.54"
Tuners Chrome Closed Gear
Electronics LR Baggs EAS
String Gauge D'Addario EXP 16
Case N/A

Finish

Top Finish Prairie burst gloss

Pursuit Exotic Companion Prairie Burst CE

Light Play Style

The Breedlove Play Style system was created to help you, the player, select your sound and playing style. Finding the most appropriate guitar to fit your sound requires finding not only the correct body shape, but the proper tonewood combinations to fit your style of play. Each Breedlove guitar is designed for a specific play style and sound, the Play Style systems assign a playing style icon to each instrument.

L | Lighter Play, Fingerstyle: One of Breedlove’s specialties is crafting guitars with a more focused, individual note-for-note clarity and tonal balance.