**We purchased this guitar from a third party company that sells B-Stock and Refurbished pieces. As you can see, there is a stamp on the back of the headstock that says "Used". This was most likely B-Stock.
Maxwells House of Music knows that a guitar with high action, poor intonation, and inferior tone will quickly take its toll and derail your learning experience. Taylor applied their decades of guitar-building expertise to designing the affordable Academy 10e that sidesteps these issues to deliver a guitar that plays comfortably and effortlessly, removing the barriers to your development as a player. And it does it at a price that will astound. Even seasoned players will love the high-quality tonewoods, the tone-enhancing varnish finish, and the unique armrest that reduces fatigue.