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An instantly recognisable tone. The Takamine GN11MCE NEX Acoustic features an all-mahogany construction. Mahogany produces an authentic, familiar sound. Guitarists and music enthusiasts, you will have all heard it on all your favourite old-school recordings, including Bob Dylan and many other artists. It's time to explore a rich, resonant tone with a beautiful warmth, a punchy, earthy character.
Mahogany is also known for its emphasised mid-range and bass. With a stunning sonic character, you can play almost anything you desire. Although, your GN11MCE will sing with a bluesy acoustic voice when playing rhythm, roots music, slide techniques. And, with a laminate build, your guitar can handle the demands of climate changes and life on the road.
NEX - Takamine's signature shape
Comfortable and sonically balanced. The GN11MCE features Takamine's signature body, the NEX. Similar in size and proportion to grand auditorium guitars, it truly brings versatility to your fingertips. Known as Takamine's scaled down jumbo, the NEX has a richly-commanding acoustic voice with a silky-smooth balance across the sonic spectrum. A stunning tone from its very core.
Bold, rich, distinctive. The GN11MCE NEX also brings a sonically classic jumbo vibe to your tone. Resulting in big sound with incredible versatility. You can play almost anything, from big, meaty, chords to delicate picking. The NEX has you covered. It is also superbly comfortable to play thanks to its scaled down size, nipped in waist, and Venetian cutaway. Its Venetian cutaway not only provides comfort, but encourages you to reach for new chords and melodies. With its comfort and inspiring sonic character, the NEX is truly perfect as a vocal accompaniment. Bringing you Takamine quality that's perfect for any seasoned or aspiring player.
Natural live performance
Ready for the stage? The NEX is. Equipped with Takamine's TP4T electronics, you can now take to live performance like a duck to water. Whether you're just rehearsing at home, heading to the studio, first gig, or regular weekend slot, the GN11MCE provides a natural amplified sound that stays true to your acoustic's character. You can also tweak your tone with great ease thanks to simple slider switches. Sculpt your sound to match your musical style by adjusting the bass, middle, treble, or gain. Play around and you'll find your signature sound. And, this performance-ready Takamine also features a built-in tuner, ensuring you're pitch perfect wherever you play.
Body & Bridge
- Top Material: Mahogany
- Body Material: Mahogany
- Body Type: NEX Cutaway
- Bridge Material: Ovangkol
- Body Finish: Matte
- Colour: Natural
Neck & Fingerboard
- Neck Material: Mahogany
- Fingerboard Material: Ovangkol
- Number of Frets: 20
- Nut Width: 43 mm
Hardware & Electronics
- Hardware Colour: Chrome
- Pickguard: Black
- Electronics: Takamine TP4T Pickup System
- Controls: Bass, Middle, Treble, Gain, Tuner
- Battery: 006P (9V)