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The AEWC11 is an AEW series acoustic/ electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez for 2020. It is produced in China.

The AEWC11 features a grand concert shaped body with a soft Florentine cutaway and an arched back. The top is laminated spruce with black and white binding on sapele back and sides with a high gloss finish. The round soundhole has a black & white acrylic rosette. It has a satin-finish nyatoh neck with a 25" scale, 20-fret walnut fingerboard with offset white dot position markers. Components include a plastic saddle in a walnut bridge, a plastic nut, and chrome Ibanez die-cast tuning machines.

Electronics consist of a Fishman Sonicore pickup connected to an Ibanez AEQ-SP1 preamp with onboard tuner powered by a 9V battery and ¼" output jack.

The AEWC10 is a similar model with opaque finishes.

Specifications

Specifications for AEWC11
Name: AEWC11
Years: 2020–2021
Sold in: Asia & Africa / China / Europe / North & South America and Oceania
Made in: China
Finishes: Dark Violin Sunburst High Gloss (DVS) 2021 / Natural Browned Burst High Gloss (NNB) 2020 / Transparent Charcoal Burst (TCB)
Body
Body type:
Acoustic
Body shape:
AEWC grand concert body shape w/ soft Florentine cutaway
Dimensions:
  Length: 489mm/ 19¼"
  Width: 381mm/ 15"
  Depth: 102mm/ 4" (85mm at neck joint/ 100mm at body end)
Top:

  Material: Spruce (laminated)
  Finish: High gloss
  Binding: Black & white

Back/sides:

  Material: Sapele (laminated)
  Finish: High gloss

Soundhole shape:
Round
Soundhole rosette:
Black & white acrylic
Neck
Neck profile:
AEWC
Neck material:
1-piece nyatoh
Neck finish:
Satin
Scale length:
634mm/ 25"
Fingerboard:
Walnut
Inlays:
Offset white dot
Frets:
20 / Large
Nut:
Plastic (43mm)
Machine heads:
Ibanez die-cast w/ black buttons
Electronics/ Components
Pickup:
Fishman Sonicore
Preamp:
Ibanez AEQ-SP1 w/ onboard tuner
Output jack(s):
¼" mono
Battery:
9V
Bridge:
Walnut (11mm string spacing)
Bridge pins:
None (top-loading)
Saddle:
Plastic compensated
Hardware color:
Chrome
Strings (factory):
.012/.016/.024/.032/.042/.053 (Ibanez IACS6C coated)
Factory tuning:
1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E (E Std.)

Images

Additional finishes/ details
2020 AEWC11 NNB 5B 01.png
Natural Browned Burst High Gloss
2021 AEWC11 DVS 5B 01.png
Dark Violin Sunburst High Gloss
Ibanez AEQ-SP1 preamp diagram.jpg
AEQ-SP1 preamp diagram

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