Features

Handcrafted in our pro series facility that has been building precision quality instruments over five decades, The EF440SCGN NEX is an amazing blend of exquisite tone and playability.  The solid cedar top is supported by scalloped x bracing and voiced for superb balance across the entire playable range.  Features a fully bound body and fretboard, finished in a silky smooth antique satin stain.  The mahogany neck is joined to the body with a traditional, ultra strong dovetail joint.  Dual action adjustable tension rod keeps the guitar playing true no matter what the environment.   Includes Takamine’s Palathetic™ pickup, known in the industry as one of the most accurate and natural sounding acoustic/electric pickups.  The CT4B preamp has long been the popular choice among Takamine pro artists, providing warm natural acoustic tone at high sound pressure levels. 

Specifications

Series: Legacy Series
Color: Satin Antique
Body Finish: Satin
Body Shape: NEX Cutaway
Bracing: X Bracing
Rosette: Concentric Rings
Body Binding: Ivory
Body Back: Mahogany
Body Sides: Mahogany
Body Top: Solid Cedar
Purfling: Black/White
Neck Material: Mahogany
Neck Finish: Satin
Scale Length: 25.4" (644 mm)
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 mm)
Number of Frets: 21
String Nut: Bone
Nut Width: 1.675" (42.5 mm)
Position Inlays: Mother-of-Pearl Dot
Truss Rods: Dual-Action
Special Electronics: CT4B II Preamp System with 3-band EQ, Volume Control and Built-in Tuner
Bridge: Rosewood with Bone Saddle
Hardware Finish: Chrome
Tuning Machines: Chrome Die-Cast
Pickguard: 1-Ply Black
Strings: D'Addario® EJ30 Classical Normal Tension Nylon Strings, (.028-.043 Gauges)

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