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Cordoba Protege C1


The Cordoba C1 is a full sized nylon string guitar with a spruce top, mahogany back and sides and high gloss PU finish. This guitar is perfect for a beginner who is just breaking into the nylon-string world. A lightweight truss-rod is included in the neck for easy neck-angle adjustment.

Included Standard Cordoba Gig bag


  • Top Spruce
  • Back & Sides Mahogany
  • Binding/Bridge ABS Binding / Rosewood bridge
  • Rosette Mosaic Inlay
  • Finish High Gloss PU
  • Neck/Fingerboard Mahogany Neck / Rosewood Fingerboard Traditional (Classical) Style Neck
  • Truss Rod Yes, 4mm
  • Scale Length 650mm (25.6")
  • Nut Width 52mm (2.04")
  • String Spacing at Saddle 59mm
  • Fret Marker Inlays 5, 7, 9
  • Nut/Saddle Composite
  • Number of Frets 12 to body, 19 total
  • Bracing/Build Fan Bracing
  • Body Width & Length 285mm (11.2") at upper bout, 370mm (14.6") at lower bout
  • Overall Length 39.125"
  • Body Depth 98mm (3.9") at upper bout, 99mm (3.9") at lower bout
  • Tuning Machines Gold tuners with Pearl buttons
  • Strings Savarez Cristal Corum in High Tension 500CJ
  • Case Standard Cordoba gig bag