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 EG540DLX NEX has a solid spruce top for harmonic richness and broad harmonic range. The solid sapele back enhances the resonance of the guitar. Deluxe trim features include genuine abalone rosette, purfling and fretboard inlay. Gloss natural finish adds to the enduring beauty. Stage ready with the TK40 preamp with onboard chromatic tuner.