Takamine GC5CE - Natural

Nylon-string Acoustic-electric Guitar with Solid Spruce Top, Rosewood Back and Sides, Mahogany Neck, Rosewood Fingerboard, and Onboard Electronics - Natural
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The Perfect Step-up Classical A/E!

Stepping up to an acoustic-electric classical guitar? Sweetwater has the perfect instrument! The Takamine GC5CE looks great, plays smoothly, and delivers beautiful nylon-string sound, whether you're plugged in or playing acoustically. If you're on a budget, you'll be happy to know that the GC5CE punches above its price range with a fan-braced solid spruce top and genuine rosewood back and sides for balanced, full-bodied tone. This instrument's comfortable mahogany neck and rosewood fingerboard feels just right, while the graceful Venetian cutaway gives you easy access to upper registers.

Takamine GC5CE Nylon-string Acoustic-electric Guitar Features at a Glance:
  • Fan-braced solid spruce top; rosewood back and sides
  • Graceful Venetian cutaway gives you easy access to upper registers
  • Comfortable mahogany neck with rosewood fingerboard
  • Dovetail neck joint; inlaid mosaic rosette
  • Rosewood headcap; classy gloss finish
  • Takamine TP-4T preamp with 3-band EQ and built-in tuner
  • Gold die-cast tuners with pearl buttons
First classical guitar? Check out the Takamine GC5CE!

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Tech Specs

String Type Nylon
Number of Strings 6
Body Shape Classical
Body Style Single Cutaway
Left-/Right-handed Right-handed
Finish Gloss
Top Wood Solid Spruce
Back & Sides Wood Rosewood
Body Bracing Classical Fan
Neck Wood Mahogany
Fingerboard Material Rosewood
Number of Frets 19
Scale Length 25.6"
Tuning Machines Gold die-cast tuners with pearl buttons
Bridge Material Rosewood with Compensated Saddle
Nut/Saddle Material Synthetic Bone
Nut Width 2"
Electronics Takamine TP-4T preamp with 3-band EQ and built-in tuner
Strings D'Addario EXP45 Normal Tension, (.028-.044)
Manufacturer Part Number TAKGC5CENAT

Customer Reviews

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4.5/5

Love how tis guitar plays

Plays beautifully and has a warm tone when plugged in. Should have bought this guitar years ago.
Music background: Professional musician
4.5/5

Takamine GC5CE

Great guitar for the intermediate and all others. Service was great. You can't go wrong with Sweetwater.
See also: Acoustic-Electric Guitars, Takamine, Takamine Acoustic / Electric Guitars, Takamine Classical/Nylon String Guitars