Ortega RCE 138-4BK Left Handed Electro Classical Guitar, Black

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  • Cutaway Feature for Easy Access to the Highest Frets
  • On Board Preamp with Tuner and EQ Controls
  • Spruce Top Produces Bright and Projecting Tones
  • Rosewood Fretboard Produces Complex Overtones
  • Smart High Gloss Black Finish

Ortega RCE 138-4BK Left Handed Electro Classical Guitar, Black


The Ortega RCE138-4BK Classical Electro Acoustic Guitar is a diverse instrument with a stunning aesthetic. The Canadian Spruce top produces a bright tone with loud projection. The Mahogany back and sides add depth and sustain to your overall sound. The Rosewood fretboard and bridge produce complex overtones with clarity. This model comes equipped with Ortega’s MagusPro-NL electronic system with built-in EQ and tuner.

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Finance APR Deposit to Pay Payments Total Payable
Classic Credit 48 Months 14.9% 14.9% No Deposit 48 months: £6.83
Final payment: £6.83
No settlement fee
Classic Credit 36 Months 15.9% 15.9% No Deposit 36 months: £8.65
Final payment: £8.65
No settlement fee
Classic Credit 24 Months 18.9% 18.9% No Deposit 24 months: £12.41
Final payment: £12.41
No settlement fee

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As part of the Feel Series, the RCE 138-4BK is a classical guitar that combines traditional sound with modern efficiency. The cutaway feature allows easy access to the highest frets whilst only having a subtle curve on the body for a pleasant tone. The curved fretboard is a classic feature of nylon strung guitars, providing a more comfortable feel across the frets. The RCE 138-4BK also features Ortega’s intuitive 12-hole bridge system, bringing a more stable tuning and faster response to your playing.


Body & Bridge

  • Top Wood: Canadian Spruce
  • Back and Side Wood: Mahogany
  • Scale Length: 650mm
  • Body Depth: 102mm
  • Finish: High Gloss Black
  • Bridge Style: 12Hole Bridge
  • Bridge: Rosewood

Neck & Fingerboard

  • Neck: Solid Mahogany
  • Neck Style: Spanish Heel
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Nut Width: 48mm
  • Neck Finish: Gloss

Electronics & Hardware

  • Pickup: Undersaddle Piezo Pickup
  • Preamp: Ortega MagusPro-NL
  • Controls: Bass, Middle, Treble, Volume, Phase Tuner
  • Tuners: High Gloss Black
  • Binding: Maple
  • Purfling: Black and White
  • Truss Rod: 2-Way