For more than half a century, Takamine has proudly dedicated itself to the art of fine guitar craftsmanship. Its long-standing devotion to innovation and continual improvement has placed it among the world’s premier acoustic guitar makers, with truly fine instruments that are the first choice of performing guitarists worldwide. Advancements such as the palathetic pickup have set the standards for the guitar industry and dedication and loyalty to fine luthiership and eye to detail shown in each and every Takamine acoustic guitar.
Takamine has a fantastic heritage, the guitars are designed and engineered under the shadow of Mount Takamine. Takamine is now a household name for affordable acoustic guitars. Takamine strive to marry traditional craftsmanship techniques with modern technology to produce good value mid, top range guitars. Takamine prides itself in their dedication and loyalty to fine luthiership and it is shown through each Instrument the company makes.
Takamine have various guitar bodies, each definied by the construction materials and specification which result in particular tonal qualities.
Classical Body - Takamine Classical guitars are a tradition, the fan bracing and body shape deliver a clear tone and a strong voice.
Dreadnought Body - This is the most popular body shape of the range, the dreadnought delivers a strong low end with plenty of volume.
FXC Body - The FXC is very close to the traditional Grand Concert proportions. Excellent feedback control with a true and warm acoustic tone.
NEX Body - This original Takamine body is a scaled-down Jumbo at heart. The NEX has a silky balance to the tone that supports vocals beautifully.
There are many more Takamine guitar body styles that you can browse throughout our website.