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 EG481SCX NEX features a solid spruce top for dynamic range and rich harmonic content. Mahogany back and sides provide enhanced resonance. Motorcycle chain rosette design and gloss black finish. Includes the famous Takamine under saddle pickup and TP4T preamp with three band EQ and built in tuner.