Takamine Guitars are crafted from the finest handpicked tonewoods, hand-crafted by expert luthiers, all providing players with an unmatched excellence and surprising affordability. This G-Series guitar is built with a traditional cutaway, jumbo body featuring a Solid Spruce top, and Flamed Maple Back and Sides. The rosewood fretboards are inlayed with Mother of Pearl and Abalone markers. This EG523SC also features the world famous Takamine pickup and built-in tuner, along with the performance and value that players have come to expect from Takamine's G-Series.
The Takamine EG523SC Acoustic Electric Guitar has outstanding sound by itself or plugged in. The jumbo body style provides a cool profile and comfortable playing with a huge solid spruce soundboard for big volume and titanic tone. Glowing, gorgeous flamed maple back and sides plus an abalone rosette make it flash in the stage lights. Active electronics with onboard EQ translate all that tone into the electrical world with total fidelity.
This Takamine G Series electro-acoustic guitar comes equipped with the TK-40 preamp, which has been designed to provide exceptional naturalness of amplified tone and maximum ease of use. The Takamine TK-40 features a 3-band graphic EQ and a built in chromatic tuner with digital display, to let you perform in any setting.