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Acoustic Guitar: Cole Clark ?

Discussion in 'The Pub' at netrider.net.au started by P J, May 1, 2010.

  1. I currently have a Maton EM225C which I am looking to upgrade in the next couple of months.

    Are Cole Clark guitars any good ? I would be looking at the FL2 with pickup & cutaway.



    Otherwise I will be sticking to another Maton
     
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  2. Maton are awesome. But cole Clark are great too.

    Best bet is to go to a big store and try them all out.

    Guitars are like bikes, you will know when you find "the one".

    Even within the same model different ones will play differently.
     
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  3. Don't know anything about Cole Clark's, but, as a Maton owner for the last 40 years, I'd vote Maton.
     
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  4. Cole Clark's are beautiful guitars, but you need to go and try one. As stu-h said, you will know when you find "the one".
     
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  5. Cole Clarks are amazing. Never had much to do with Matons, so can't offer a comparison for you. I'm still more than happy with my old Vester (company no longer exists) It's not the most expensive or exclusive, but it's definitely one of a kind and has an absolutley unique feel and sound about it, that just suits me down to the ground.

    Happy shopping!
     
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  6. The wiggles use matons, can't get a higher recommendation than that according to my daughter
     
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  7. Both my guitars are matons but I've never tried a Cole. Anyone played both who can comment?
     
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  8. Asked a friend who has experience with both - below is his reply ....

     
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  9. Cole Clarks are great.
    When comparing though make sure you're using the same strings.
    They can have a big impact on sound quality.

    I've also got a green desert speckle vester with active pickups :)
    very simiar in style with a charvel 4. Would be sweet if it sill worked.
     
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  10. I also have an EM225C. If I was ever to upgrade my acoustic, I would almost certainly get a Cole Clark Fat Lady. A mate has one and the sound is beautiful. :)
     
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