Best Ovangkol Fretboard Grand Auditorium Guitars in 2024

Here you'll find the best Ovangkol fretboard Grand Auditorium style guitars. It's a beautiful wood that's popular for acoustic guitars. Its tone sits somewhere between rosewood and mahogany, meaning it has a punchy low-end and nice mid-range.

After comparing the 2000+ guitars in our database, these are the best scoring ones with these characteristics. You can use our filters to the left to narrow down these results, or click on "Compare" to get a deep comparison between them. Our automated scoring system takes into account the ratings from ours users who own the guitar, and dozens of parameters to determine the build quality, playability, pickups quality, value for money, and more.

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1. Washburn G66SCE Spalt Maple

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Washburn G66SCE Spalt Maple
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Playability 73
Sound 85
Build quality 75
Value for money 83
Overall Score 78
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  • 1 Prices - New from $899 >
  • From Washburn's 2020 Comfort series
  • Made in Indonesia
  • 6 strings
  • 25.31"'' scale
  • 12" Fretboard Radius
  • Solid western red cedar top
  • Spalted Maple back
  • Spalted Maple sides
  • Satin Mahogany with 2 way Truss Rod neck
  • Ovangkol fretboard
  • Bridge pickup: Fishman Presys+ 501T w/tuner (Preamp/Active)
  • Mahogany Bound Ovangkol bridge
  • Acoustic Washburn Comfort Set neck
  • 20 Medium frets
  • 18:1 with Black Buttons tuners
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  • From Washburn's 2020 Comfort series
  • Made in Indonesia
  • 6 strings
  • 25.31"'' scale
  • 12" Fretboard Radius
  • Solid western red cedar top
  • Spalted Maple back
  • Spalted Maple sides
  • Satin Mahogany with 2 way Truss Rod neck
  • Ovangkol fretboard
  • Bridge pickup: Fishman Presys+ 501T w/tuner (Preamp/Active)
  • Mahogany Bound Ovangkol bridge
  • Acoustic Washburn Comfort Set neck
  • 20 Medium frets
  • 18:1 with Black Buttons tuners
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Strengths & Weaknesses
Washburn G66SCE Spalt Maple
  • Expensive Wood
  • Bone Nut
  • Top Brand Pickups
  • Electronics
  • Bone Saddle
  • Solid Top Wood
  • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
  • No Locking Tuners
  • Made in Indonesia
  • Laminated Side Wood
  • Laminated Back Wood
  • No Compound Radius Fretboard
  • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
  • No Strap Lock

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2. Cort GA-PF Bevel

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Cort GA-PF Bevel
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Playability 73
Sound 85
Build quality 75
Value for money 83
Overall Score 78
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  • From Cort's 2020 Grand Regal series
  • Made in Indonesia
  • 6 strings
  • 25.3"'' scale
  • 15.748" Fretboard Radius
  • Solid Sitka Spruce top
  • Pau Ferro(Arched back) back
  • Pau Ferro(Arched back) sides
  • Mahogany neck
  • Ovangkol fretboard
  • Bridge pickup: L.R.Baggs EAS-VTC (Preamp/Active)
  • Ovangkol w/ Ebony Pins bridge
  • Acoustic Cort Set neck
  • 20 Medium frets
  • Die-Cast Gold w/ Black Knobs tuners
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  • From Cort's 2020 Grand Regal series
  • Made in Indonesia
  • 6 strings
  • 25.3"'' scale
  • 15.748" Fretboard Radius
  • Solid Sitka Spruce top
  • Pau Ferro(Arched back) back
  • Pau Ferro(Arched back) sides
  • Mahogany neck
  • Ovangkol fretboard
  • Bridge pickup: L.R.Baggs EAS-VTC (Preamp/Active)
  • Ovangkol w/ Ebony Pins bridge
  • Acoustic Cort Set neck
  • 20 Medium frets
  • Die-Cast Gold w/ Black Knobs tuners
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Strengths & Weaknesses
Cort GA-PF Bevel
  • Expensive Wood
  • Bone Nut
  • Top Brand Pickups
  • Electronics
  • Bone Saddle
  • Solid Top Wood
  • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
  • No Locking Tuners
  • Made in Indonesia
  • Laminated Side Wood
  • Laminated Back Wood
  • No Compound Radius Fretboard
  • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
  • No Strap Lock

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3. Washburn G20SCE

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Washburn G20SCE
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Playability 77
Sound 85
Build quality 72
Value for money 83
Overall Score 78
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  • 2 Prices - New from $749 >
  • From Washburn's 2020 Comfort series
  • Made in China
  • 6 strings
  • 25.3"'' scale
  • 12" Fretboard Radius
  • Solid Sitka Spruce top
  • Mahogany/Bound Pau Ferro back
  • Pau Ferro sides
  • Satin Mahogany with 2 way Truss Rod neck
  • Ovangkol fretboard
  • Bridge pickup: Fishman Presys II 301T w/tuner (Preamp/Active)
  • Ovangkol bridge
  • Acoustic Washburn Comfort Set neck
  • 20 Medium frets
  • Chrome Diecast tuners
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  • 2 Prices - New from $749 >
  • From Washburn's 2020 Comfort series
  • Made in China
  • 6 strings
  • 25.3"'' scale
  • 12" Fretboard Radius
  • Solid Sitka Spruce top
  • Mahogany/Bound Pau Ferro back
  • Pau Ferro sides
  • Satin Mahogany with 2 way Truss Rod neck
  • Ovangkol fretboard
  • Bridge pickup: Fishman Presys II 301T w/tuner (Preamp/Active)
  • Ovangkol bridge
  • Acoustic Washburn Comfort Set neck
  • 20 Medium frets
  • Chrome Diecast tuners
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Strengths & Weaknesses
Washburn G20SCE
  • Expensive Wood
  • Bone Nut
  • Top Brand Pickups
  • Electronics
  • Bone Saddle
  • Solid Top Wood
  • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
  • No Locking Tuners
  • Made in China
  • Laminated Side Wood
  • Laminated Back Wood
  • No Compound Radius Fretboard
  • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
  • No Strap Lock

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4. Cort GA-MY Bevel

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Cort GA-MY Bevel
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Playability 73
Sound 85
Build quality 75
Value for money 83
Overall Score 78
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  • From Cort's 2020 Grand Regal series
  • Made in Indonesia
  • 6 strings
  • 25.3"'' scale
  • 15.748" Fretboard Radius
  • Solid Sitka Spruce top
  • Myrtlewood(Arched back) back
  • Myrtlewood(Arched back) sides
  • Mahogany neck
  • Ovangkol fretboard
  • Bridge pickup: L.R.Baggs EAS-VTC (Preamp/Active)
  • Ovangkol w/ Ebony Pins bridge
  • Acoustic Cort Set neck
  • 20 Medium frets
  • Die-Cast Gold w/ Black Knobs tuners
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  • From Cort's 2020 Grand Regal series
  • Made in Indonesia
  • 6 strings
  • 25.3"'' scale
  • 15.748" Fretboard Radius
  • Solid Sitka Spruce top
  • Myrtlewood(Arched back) back
  • Myrtlewood(Arched back) sides
  • Mahogany neck
  • Ovangkol fretboard
  • Bridge pickup: L.R.Baggs EAS-VTC (Preamp/Active)
  • Ovangkol w/ Ebony Pins bridge
  • Acoustic Cort Set neck
  • 20 Medium frets
  • Die-Cast Gold w/ Black Knobs tuners
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Strengths & Weaknesses
Cort GA-MY Bevel
  • Expensive Wood
  • Bone Nut
  • Top Brand Pickups
  • Electronics
  • Bone Saddle
  • Solid Top Wood
  • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
  • No Locking Tuners
  • Made in Indonesia
  • Laminated Side Wood
  • Laminated Back Wood
  • No Compound Radius Fretboard
  • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
  • No Strap Lock

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    5. Cort GA5F-BW

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    Cort GA5F-BW
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    Playability 73
    Sound 85
    Build quality 74
    Value for money 87
    Overall Score 77
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    • From Cort's 2020 Grand series
    • Made in Indonesia
    • 6 strings
    • 25.3"'' scale
    • 15.748" Fretboard Radius
    • Solid Cedar top
    • Blackwood back
    • Blackwood sides
    • Mahogany neck
    • Ovangkol fretboard
    • Bridge pickup: Fishman Presys (Preamp/Active)
    • Ovangkol w/ Ebony Pins bridge
    • Acoustic Cort Set neck
    • 20 Medium frets
    • Die-Cast w/ Black Knobs tuners
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    • From Cort's 2020 Grand series
    • Made in Indonesia
    • 6 strings
    • 25.3"'' scale
    • 15.748" Fretboard Radius
    • Solid Cedar top
    • Blackwood back
    • Blackwood sides
    • Mahogany neck
    • Ovangkol fretboard
    • Bridge pickup: Fishman Presys (Preamp/Active)
    • Ovangkol w/ Ebony Pins bridge
    • Acoustic Cort Set neck
    • 20 Medium frets
    • Die-Cast w/ Black Knobs tuners
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    Strengths & Weaknesses
    Cort GA5F-BW
    • Expensive Wood
    • Bone Nut
    • Top Brand Pickups
    • Electronics
    • Bone Saddle
    • Solid Top Wood
    • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
    • No Locking Tuners
    • Made in Indonesia
    • Laminated Side Wood
    • Laminated Back Wood
    • No Compound Radius Fretboard
    • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
    • No Strap Lock

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      6. Cort CEC7

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      Cort CEC7
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      Playability 70
      Sound 88
      Build quality 75
      Value for money 83
      Overall Score 78
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      • From Cort's 2020 Classic series
      • Made in Indonesia
      • 6 strings
      • 25.3"'' scale
      • 15.748" Fretboard Radius
      • Solid Red Cedar top
      • Pau Ferro back
      • Pau Ferro sides
      • Mahogany neck
      • Ovangkol fretboard
      • Bridge pickup: Fishman Presys (Preamp/Active)
      • Ovangkol bridge
      • Acoustic Cort Set neck
      • 22 Medium frets
      • Classical Style tuners
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      • From Cort's 2020 Classic series
      • Made in Indonesia
      • 6 strings
      • 25.3"'' scale
      • 15.748" Fretboard Radius
      • Solid Red Cedar top
      • Pau Ferro back
      • Pau Ferro sides
      • Mahogany neck
      • Ovangkol fretboard
      • Bridge pickup: Fishman Presys (Preamp/Active)
      • Ovangkol bridge
      • Acoustic Cort Set neck
      • 22 Medium frets
      • Classical Style tuners
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      Strengths & Weaknesses
      Cort CEC7
      • Expensive Wood
      • Bone Nut
      • Top Brand Pickups
      • Electronics
      • Bone Saddle
      • Solid Top Wood
      • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
      • No Locking Tuners
      • Made in Indonesia
      • Laminated Side Wood
      • Laminated Back Wood
      • No Compound Radius Fretboard
      • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
      • No Strap Lock

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        7. Washburn G25SCE

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        Washburn G25SCE
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        Playability 73
        Sound 85
        Build quality 72
        Value for money 82
        Overall Score 77
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        • From Washburn's 2021 Comfort series
        • Made in China
        • 6 strings
        • 25.31"'' scale
        • 12" Fretboard Radius
        • Solid Sitka Spruce top
        • Pau Ferro back
        • Pau Ferro sides
        • Satin Mahogany with 2-way Truss Rod neck
        • Ovangkol fretboard
        • Bridge pickup: Fishman Presys+ 501T w/tuner (Preamp/Active)
        • Mahogany Bound Ovangkol bridge
        • Acoustic Washburn Comfort Set neck
        • 20 Medium frets
        • 18:1 Black with Black Buttons tuners
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        • 1 Prices - New from $799 >
        • From Washburn's 2021 Comfort series
        • Made in China
        • 6 strings
        • 25.31"'' scale
        • 12" Fretboard Radius
        • Solid Sitka Spruce top
        • Pau Ferro back
        • Pau Ferro sides
        • Satin Mahogany with 2-way Truss Rod neck
        • Ovangkol fretboard
        • Bridge pickup: Fishman Presys+ 501T w/tuner (Preamp/Active)
        • Mahogany Bound Ovangkol bridge
        • Acoustic Washburn Comfort Set neck
        • 20 Medium frets
        • 18:1 Black with Black Buttons tuners
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        Strengths & Weaknesses
        Washburn G25SCE
        • Expensive Wood
        • Bone Nut
        • Top Brand Pickups
        • Electronics
        • Bone Saddle
        • Solid Top Wood
        • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
        • No Locking Tuners
        • Made in China
        • Laminated Side Wood
        • Laminated Back Wood
        • No Compound Radius Fretboard
        • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
        • No Strap Lock

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        8. Washburn G15SCE-12 String

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        Washburn G15SCE-12 String
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        Playability 73
        Sound 85
        Build quality 72
        Value for money 82
        Overall Score 77
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        • 1 Prices - New from $849 >
        • From Washburn's 2018 Comfort series
        • Made in China
        • 12 strings
        • 25.31"'' scale
        • 12" Fretboard Radius
        • Solid Sitka Spruce top
        • Mahogany back
        • Mahogany sides
        • Satin Mahogany with 2 way Truss Rod neck
        • Ovangkol fretboard
        • Bridge pickup: Fishman Presys+ 501T w/tuner (Preamp/Active)
        • Mahogany Bound Ovankol bridge
        • Acoustic Washburn Comfort Set neck
        • 20 Medium frets
        • 18:1 Black with Black Buttons tuners
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        • 1 Prices - New from $849 >
        • From Washburn's 2018 Comfort series
        • Made in China
        • 12 strings
        • 25.31"'' scale
        • 12" Fretboard Radius
        • Solid Sitka Spruce top
        • Mahogany back
        • Mahogany sides
        • Satin Mahogany with 2 way Truss Rod neck
        • Ovangkol fretboard
        • Bridge pickup: Fishman Presys+ 501T w/tuner (Preamp/Active)
        • Mahogany Bound Ovankol bridge
        • Acoustic Washburn Comfort Set neck
        • 20 Medium frets
        • 18:1 Black with Black Buttons tuners
        • See all specs and compare >
        Strengths & Weaknesses
        Washburn G15SCE-12 String
        • Expensive Wood
        • Bone Nut
        • Top Brand Pickups
        • Electronics
        • Bone Saddle
        • Solid Top Wood
        • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
        • No Locking Tuners
        • Made in China
        • Laminated Side Wood
        • Laminated Back Wood
        • No Compound Radius Fretboard
        • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
        • No Strap Lock

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        9. Cort CEC5

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        Cort CEC5
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        Playability 70
        Sound 88
        Build quality 74
        Value for money 87
        Overall Score 77
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        • From Cort's 2020 Classic series
        • Made in Indonesia
        • 6 strings
        • 25.3"'' scale
        • 15.748" Fretboard Radius
        • Solid Red Cedar top
        • Mahogany back
        • Mahogany sides
        • Mahogany neck
        • Ovangkol fretboard
        • Bridge pickup: Fishman Presys (Preamp/Active)
        • Ovangkol bridge
        • Acoustic Cort Set neck
        • 22 Medium frets
        • Classical Style tuners
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        • From Cort's 2020 Classic series
        • Made in Indonesia
        • 6 strings
        • 25.3"'' scale
        • 15.748" Fretboard Radius
        • Solid Red Cedar top
        • Mahogany back
        • Mahogany sides
        • Mahogany neck
        • Ovangkol fretboard
        • Bridge pickup: Fishman Presys (Preamp/Active)
        • Ovangkol bridge
        • Acoustic Cort Set neck
        • 22 Medium frets
        • Classical Style tuners
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        Strengths & Weaknesses
        Cort CEC5
        • Expensive Wood
        • Bone Nut
        • Top Brand Pickups
        • Electronics
        • Bone Saddle
        • Solid Top Wood
        • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
        • No Locking Tuners
        • Made in Indonesia
        • Laminated Side Wood
        • Laminated Back Wood
        • No Compound Radius Fretboard
        • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
        • No Strap Lock

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          10. Washburn G12S

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          Washburn G12S
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          Playability 77
          Sound 83
          Build quality 64
          Value for money 85
          Overall Score 75
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          • From Washburn's 2019 Heritage series
          • Made in China
          • 6 strings
          • 25.5"'' scale
          • 12" Fretboard Radius
          • Solid Mahogany top
          • Mahogany back
          • Mahogany sides
          • Satin Mahogany with 2 way Truss Rod neck
          • Ovangkol fretboard
          • Bridge pickup: (/)
          • Ovangkol bridge
          • Acoustic Washburn Heritage Set neck
          • 20 Medium frets
          • Chrome Diecast tuners
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          • 1 Prices - Used from $459.99 >
          • From Washburn's 2019 Heritage series
          • Made in China
          • 6 strings
          • 25.5"'' scale
          • 12" Fretboard Radius
          • Solid Mahogany top
          • Mahogany back
          • Mahogany sides
          • Satin Mahogany with 2 way Truss Rod neck
          • Ovangkol fretboard
          • Bridge pickup: (/)
          • Ovangkol bridge
          • Acoustic Washburn Heritage Set neck
          • 20 Medium frets
          • Chrome Diecast tuners
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          Strengths & Weaknesses
          Washburn G12S
          • Expensive Wood
          • NuBone Nut
          • NuBone Saddle
          • Solid Top Wood
          • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
          • No Locking Tuners
          • Made in China
          • No Top Brand Pickups
          • No Electronics
          • Laminated Side Wood
          • Laminated Back Wood
          • No Compound Radius Fretboard
          • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
          • No Strap Lock

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