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Sound that just keeps giving
Classic acoustic sound. And it's instantly recognisable. Welcoming a quality, all-solid spruce and mahogany construction. Now you have heaps of tonal flavour for sonic moulding, right at your fingertips. And, with an all-solid build, you have an instrument that keeps blossoming with age. Rewarding you with richness beyond belief and spine-tingling, indulgent character that'll keep your music thriving for years to come.
Tone that's driven decades of music. This is the sound that’s known among players as the most 'classic' acoustic tone on the market, which has long been cherished and sought-after by many guitarists and singer-songwriters. Not just for the combo's delicious dynamics. But for its authentic warmth and distinct punch too. Immerse yourself in versatility you'll forever appreciate. And richness that keeps your notes thriving, and your playing style - majestic. It's time to play an instrument that wants you to do nothing more than find your real persona, and ignite it...
Liquid smooth - pure playability
Your smoothest playing action yet. Players across the Epiphone community adore the Masterbilt's low action and smooth, comfortable feel. And if you're looking for a fast-paced feel to unleash bluesy rhythms and/or alternative styles, you've found everything you need in the DR-500MCE. A sleek satin finish allows you to glide up and down the neck with an effortless manner. While a slim taper neck with a D-profile not only offers ergonomic comfort but the playability to really enable your music to excel. Built for performance, this an instrument that provides playing freedom, and sensational fretting comfort.
Bold, commanding acoustic nature
Crave more ''oomph''? The Epiphone DR500MCE gives you exactly that. It has a traditional body that was born to perform. Bringing you a bold, commanding, classic dreadnought tone with a rich, full sound. And built with such a responsive nature, this Masterbilt Electro Acoustic is perfect for digging deep into your creativity.
With such a big body, there's plenty of room to give you boom, depth, and rumbles of richness. So if you're jamming with fellow musicians or practising acoustically, you've got plenty of volume with the DR-500MCE. And, if you're looking for big and bold with plenty of versatility, this is it. From first strum, this Epiphone Masterbilt delivers an addictive richness. And its wide-reaching dynamic combined with its dreadnought size makes This DR-500MCE one powerhouse of an instrument. With an exceptional response to your individuality and a smooth Venetian cutaway, you'll never be restricted with your playing. So do your next show justice with a guitar that was born to step your performance up a notch.
A guitar birthed for the stage
So, it was only right that this Epiphone DR-500MCE Masterbilt got updated with Fishman electronics. To make live performance one seamless, natural experience from the comfort of your home to the studio, and on to the stage. Explore the luscious sound of your solid top, amplified. All courtesy of a Fishman Sonicore pickup that captures all that solid-timber magic, and delivers it with silky-smooth execution. You also have complete control with a Fishman Presys preamp, allowing you to inject your live sound with your own individual flair. It's time to unleash your music.
- Product: Epiphone DR-500MCE Masterbilt Electro Acoustic, Natural
- Code: EMECNANH3
Body & Bridge
- Top Material: Solid Sitka Spruce
- Body Material: Solid Mahogany
- Body Type: Dreadnought Cutaway
- Bridge Material: Rosewood
- Body Finish: Gloss
- Colour: Natural
Neck & Fingerboard
- Neck Material: Mahogany
- Neck Shape: Slim Taper D Profile
- Neck Finish: Satin
- Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
- Fingerboard Inlay: Pearloid Split Diamond
- Number of Frets: 20
- Scale Length: 25.5’’
- Nut Material: Bone
- Nut Width: 1.68’’
Hardware & Electronics
- Hardware Colour: Nickel
- Tuning Machines: Epiphone Vintage Style 18:1
- Pickguard: Faux Tortoiseshell
- Undersaddle Pickup: Fishman Sonicore
- Preamp: Fishman Presys w/ Battery Box and End Pin Jack