Cort G300 Pro review

Besides making guitars for a host of brands including PRS, Cort’s own boutique-inspired designs are making serious waves...

Cort G300 Pro
(Image: © Future / Neil Godwin)

Guitar World Verdict

A do-it-all electric for under a grand that is typical of Cor-Tek's exacting build quality, the G300 Pro is both a throwback to hot-rodded S-styles of yore and a grown-up build for today's player.


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    Superb feature-led build for the money.

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    Roasted maple neck, stainless-steel frets.

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    Seymour Duncan pickups.


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    Colour choice isn’t great and there’s no gigbag. But do we care?

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If you’re serious about your electric guitars, you’ll know that Cor-Tek produces instruments for numerous brands in its Indonesian super-factory. 

Not everyone wants to shout about that, of course, but plenty do, not least Manson Guitar Works here in the UK and Relish in Switzerland. PRS is also happy to praise its relationship with Cor-Tek in making its SE electric line – we recently gave the Cor-Tek-made PRS SE Custom 24-08 a five-star review. 

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Dave Burrluck
Gear Reviews Editor, Guitarist

Dave Burrluck is one of the world’s most experienced guitar journalists, who started writing back in the '80s for International Musician and Recording World, co-founded The Guitar Magazine and has been the Gear Reviews Editor of Guitarist magazine for the past two decades. Along the way, Dave has been the sole author of The PRS Guitar Book and The Player's Guide to Guitar Maintenance as well as contributing to numerous other books on the electric guitar. Dave is an active gigging and recording musician and still finds time to make, repair and mod guitars, not least for Guitarist’s The Mod Squad.