The C1 is a high quality full size nylon string guitar designed to provide aspiring young musicians with a comfortable first guitar that’s easy to learn on and play. Offered in full or 3/4 sizes, the C1 features a spruce top with mahogany back and sides, a wood-inlaid mosaic rosette, and a high gloss polyurethane finish. Like all Córdoba instruments, the C1 features premium Savarez strings and an adjustable truss rod for lifetime neck stability. Comes with a standard Córdoba gig bag.


Key Features

MSRP - 287.00 USD

  • Family:
    • Traditional
  • Style:
    • Classical
  • Construction:
    • Layered
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Headstock LogoCordoba Arches Logo - Pearloid
Item NumberGUCLCOR02675
Soundboard Thickness2.4mm
Body TopSpruce
Top Bracing PatternFan
Soundhole Diameter84mm (3.3")
Does it contain shell?No
Shipper Carton Dimensions103 x 46 x 14 (cm)
Top BindingBlack ABS
Top Purfling Pattern & DimensionsN / A
Side Purfling InlayN / A
Back BindingBlack ABS
Battery PackN / A
Frets to Body12
Neck JointDovetail
Back Purfling Inlay Pattern & DimensionsN / A
Back and Sides WoodMahogany
Back Purfling InlayN / A
Neck MaterialMahogany
Scale Length650mm (25.6")
Nut Width52mm (2")
Neck Thickness 1st Fret21mm
Side Purfling Inlay Pattern & DimensionsN / A
Neck Thickness 9th Fret23mm
Truss RodDual Action
Neck ShapeC Shape
Truss Rod Wrench4mm Allen Key
Fret Dimensions2.0mm (W) x 1.1mm (H)
Fingerboard MaterialPau Ferro
Fingerboard InlaysN / A
ColorNatural (NAT)
FinishGloss Polyurethane
Bridge MaterialPau Ferro
Middle PickupN / A
Electronics Vendor & ModelN / A
Pickup TypeN / A
Tuning Machine Ratio14:1
Tuning Machine ButtonsPearl White
Master Carton Dimensions104 x 60 x 15 (cm)
Tuning Machines Vendor & ModelAlice AO-020B1
Saddle MaterialComposite
Nut String Spacing42mm
Nut MaterialComposite
Tuning MachinesCordoba Gold with Pearl Buttons
Tap PlateN / A
ElectronicsN / A
ControlsN / A
StringsSavarez Cristal Corum High Tension 500CJ
Battery Pack Installation LocationN / A
Frets Total19
Included CaseCordoba Standard Gig Bag - Full Size Classical
Number of Strings6
Target Instrument Weight3 lbs 3 oz / 1.5 kg
Waist Width241mm (9 1/2")
Upper Bout Width286mm (11 1/4")
Lower Bout Width371mm (14 5/8")
Body Depth Upper Bout95mm (3 3/4")
Body Length489mm (19 1/4")
Overall Length997mm (39 1/4")
Country of OriginChina

Due to ongoing product development efforts, specifications are subject to change without notice.

Protégé by Córdoba

The C1 is a part of the Protégé by Córdoba line, a series designed to provide aspiring young musicians with comfortable first instruments that are easy to learn on and play.