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Sloped Shoulder Dreadnought
The Tanglewood Java Exotic features a sloped shoulder dreadnought body shape, which is very similar to the classic dreadnought, with slightly curved shoulders. With its elegant curves, this dreadnought body shape offers a versatile voice that is evenly balanced across the tonal spectrum, and can be used in any mix. This popular body shape accommodates many different playing styles, making it a favourite choice amongst acoustic players and also beginners.
As well as its elegant body shape, the Tanglewood Java is equipped with a spruce top, along with a mahogany body offering a traditional appearance and a superb tone. This stunning spruce top produces a crisp, versatile tone suitable for many playing styles, along with a direct and un-muddied sound that will retain its clarity when you strum hard. The mahogany body delivers a warm and woody tone with a slightly emphasised mid range. Mahogany also offers a balanced tone that accommodates a versatile range of different playing styles, and is a great choice for those looking for one instrument that can handle many styles from fingerstyle to strumming.
Tanglewood TEQ-3BT Electronics
Tanglewood have created an EQ system that features on their low end guitars with similar properties to the electronics on their high end models. This affordable EQ system features a LCD panel with discreet control options for Low, Mid and High, as well as a built-in tuner for precise intonation.
D’Addario EXP16 Strings
Finally, this stunning guitar is equipped with a set of EXP16 strings which deliver the ideal balance of volume, projection and comfortable playability. These high-quality, coated strings are crafted from plain steel, with a hexagonal cores made of High Carbon Steel, manufactured New York. Each string is highly engineered, break-resistant, and delivers unprecedented strength and pitch stability, as well as a long-lasting tone.
- Slope shoulder dreadnought body shape accommodates a versatile range of playing styles
- Equipped with Tanglewood TEQ-3BT Electronics with 3-band EQ sidemount and built-in tuner
- Affordable price makes it ideal for beginners
- Vintage amber gloss finish
- Spruce soundboard delivers a powerful projection with a broad dynamic range
- Mahogany body produces crisp articulation, with a balanced tone
- Sonokeling fingerboard and matching bridge for added quality
- Black soft touch tuners offers precise intonation
- D’Addario EXP16 strings deliver volume, projection and comfortable playability
Body & Bridge
- Series: Java
- Body Shape: Sloped Shoulder Dreadnought
- Back/ Side Wood: Mahogany
- Top Material: Spruce
- Finish: Vintage Amber Gloss
- Bridge: Sonokeling
- Saddle: PPS, Compensating
- Binding: Mahogany
- Scale Length: 650mm
Neck & Fingerboard
- Neck Wood: Nato
- Nut Width: 43mm
- Fretboard Inlay: White Dots
- Fingerboard: Sonokeling
- Tuners: Enclosed, Black Soft Touch
- Strings: D’Addario EXP16
- Electronics:Tanglewood TEQ-3BT
The product price includes 6 years' warranty and 180 day money back guarantee.
However, the Gear4music extended warranty scheme provides an enhanced service, and is designed to offer a higher level of protection than many 'free' warranties offered by some retailers and manufacturers.
The highlights of this enhanced warranty service are:
- Warranty is extended to 6 years from the date of delivery.
- Our Money Back guarantee is extended from 30 days to 180 days (terms apply after 30 days)
- Collection and delivery costs are included for the first 2 years
- Claim 50% cash back on the cost of the policy after 6 years if it has not been used!
- Warranty is transferable if the item is re-sold
- Loan or replacement equipment will be provided if the product isn't repaired within 30 days
- If an item can not be repaired, a similar alternative product or cash discount (as defined in this policy) will be offered
- The policy can be cancelled within 30 days, and at any time after that for a pro-rata discount
Please note that this extended warranty is currently only available on products sold within the EU or EEA, and is subject to the terms and conditions as detailed on the extended warranty certificate provided.
For customers in outlying areas of the country, the price of the Extended Warranty may be marginally higher, due to the potential for higher collection and redelivery transport costs.
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