Designed and built under the supervision of Takamine’s head luthiers, G-Series guitars are created to serve all players from the hobbyist to professional. The EG530SC dreadnought features a solid spruce top for extended dynamic range and a rich harmonic content. Sapele back and sides provide enhanced resonance. Gloss finish adds durability and enduring beauty. Includes the famous Takamine under saddle pickup and TK40 preamp with 3 bands of EQ and anti-feedback filter with built in tuner.