Masterbilt DR-400MCE™

47.00€  239.00€

Acoustic/Electric Guitar Epiphone's most affordable solid-body acoustic guitar plus eSonic HD preamp system The Masterbilt DR-400MCE Acoustic/Electric Guitar is Epiphone’s most affordable solid body acoustic guitar ever made with the legendary build quality that Masterbilts are world famous for. Featuring a Solid Sitka Spruce Top, cutaway for easy access, Mahogany body and neck, bone nut, and the superb eSonic™ HD preamp system and NanoFlex-HD pickup for true acoustic sound when plugged in. Available in Natural, Faded Cherry Sunburst, and Violinburst. PRODUCT FEATURES
  • Epiphone’s most affordable solid-wood acoustic guitar
  • Solid Sitka Spruce Top with cutaway
  • Solid Mahogany body and neck
  • Superb eSonic™ HD and NanoFlex Acoustic Pickup System
  • Bone nut and Epiphone Vintage Premium Open-Back 18:1 machine heads
Top MaterialSolid Sitka Spruce
Body MaterialSolid Mahogany
Neck MaterialSolid Mahogany
Neck Shape1960's SlimTaper
Neck JointGlued-In, Dovetail
Scale Length25.5"
HeadstockAsymmetrical "Masterbilt" shape with pearloid "Epiphone" logo and Masterbilt "Stickpin" inlay
Frets20 Medium
Truss Rod2-way, adjustable
Truss Rod Cover2 ply (B/W); "Masterbilt" in White
Fingerboard MaterialFSC Certified Blackwood Tek;
Fingerboard Radius12"
Fingerboard InlayPearloid "DOT" inlays
Binding Body Top: 4-Layer (Black/Ivory/Black/Ivory)
Body Back: 2-Layer (Black/Ivory)
Fingerboard: None
Headstock: 2-Layer (Black/Ivory)
Nut Width1-11/16"
PickguardImitation Tortoise
Machine HeadsEpiphone Vintage Premium; Open-Back; 18:1 Ratio
ElectronicseSonic-HD preamp with NanoFlex-HD pickup under the saddle
ControlsMaster Volume
Master EQ with detent
Sound Hole Mounted
SaddleCompensated; Bone
BridgeTorrefied Composite "Blackwood"; FSC Certified
Output Jack1/4" with 9-volt battery compartment
ColorsNatural Satin (NAS), Faded Cherry Sunburst (FCS)
StringsCleartone 12-53
Body DimensionsLower Bout: 16"
Waist: 11.5"
Upper Bout: 11.5"
Length: 20"
Lower Depth: 4.875"
Upper Depth: 4"
OptionalHard Case (940-EDREAD)
WarrantyEpiphone Limited Lifetime
Service1-800-4GIBSON (1-800-444-2766)
Solid Sitka Spruce Top Like all Masterbilts, the DR-400MCE features a solid wood top made from Solid Sitka Spruce and available in Natural Satin or Faded Cherry Sunburst Satin finishes. The DR-400MCE has a smooth cutaway for easy upper fret access and both the body and headstock black and white binding. The body and neck are made from solid Mahogany and have a natural satin finish. The Mahogany neck has an easy-to-play 1960's SlimTaper profile and is glued to the body with a Dovetail joint. The FSC Certified Blackwood Tek fingerboard has a 25.5” scale length, bone nut, 20 medium jumbo frets, and a 12” radius along with elegant pearloid “dot” inlays. The headstock has the classic Masterbilt asymmetrical profile with a pearloid 30s era Masterbilt logo and vintage "Stickpin" inlay. The cover for the two-way adjustable truss rod has “Masterbilt” in white. The body has an imitation tortoise pickguard, a Torrefied Composite "Blackwood” bridge, and a compensated bone saddle. eSonic HD preamp system The Masterbilt DR-400MCE is powered by the superb eSonic HD preamp system and NanoFlex-HD pickup located under the saddle. The eSonic preamp system is recognized as one of the best in the world for amplifying the true acoustic tone of your guitar on any stage without the harshness most acoustic guitar pickups are known for. Designed by Shadow Germany, the eSonic HD preamp's sensitive controls are mounted in the soundhole for fast access and include Master Volume and Master EQ with center detent. The NanoFlex-HD pick up is powered by a long lasting 9-volt battery. The battery compartment is located next to the nickel ¼” output jack for easy changing. Solid Hardware All of Epiphone's Masterbilt acoustic guitars come with solid and reliable hardware. The DR-400MCE include Epiphone Vintage Premium Open-Back machine heads with a pro 18:1 tuning ratio plus a nickel ¼” output jack and nickel strap buttons. The DR-400MCE is set up at the factory with Cleartone 12-53 acoustic guitar strings. An Epiphone hard case is also available. Lifetime Guarantee All Epiphone instruments are backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty and Gibson Brands 24/7/365 customer service available to Epiphone owners anywhere in the world, anytime. Visit your Authorized Epiphone Dealer today to audition the affordable Masterbilt DR-400MCE and discover the legendary quality of Epiphone Masterbilt acoustic guitars.