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Gibson Chet Atkins CE/CEC
Manufactured in: Bozeman, MT

Body Style: Acoustically chambered mahogany back
Top Species: Solid Spruce or True Cedar
Back and Sides: Multi-ply brown and cream on top

Species: Mahogany
Profile: Modern classic
Neck Joint Location: 12th fret

Species: Ebony
Scale length: 25-1/2"
Nut Width: CE 1.8125" or CEC 2"
Peg Head Angle: 14°

Species: Ebony
Shape: Rosewood classical

Tuners: Gold Schaller
Pickup: Gibson Hex piezo bridge transducer

Features: Active volume, Treble and bass (boost and cut) on rim, Internal individual string volume adjustment
Case: Hardshell


Chet Atkins CE/CEC

Available Colors: Antique Natural (CE) , Antique Natural (CEC)

The Chet Atkins Series began at Gibson in 1982 with the CE and CEC then referred to as the Chet Atkins Standard. The CE's chambered body produces the most faithful reproduction of classical guitar sounds of any solidbody acoustic.


In order to continually improve the design, quality, and performance of our instruments and to make use of the best materials at all times, Gibson reserves the right to change specifications without notice. Because Gibson brand guitars are handcrafted, it is normal for some measurements to vary from those listed.