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Fingerpick with every nuance of your tone ringing out in smooth clarity. Glide across those silky, intricate techniques, letting each note sing. The solid cedar top of the P3DC is perfect for fingerstyle players. Its premium quality tonal capabilities are sure to make your sound sparkle, as well as providing depth and resonance. With a focus on definition rather than dynamics, cedar produces a truly delicious sound that has warmth and articulation like no other. The ultimate acoustic tone.
You'll then have sapele back and sides providing a gorgeously full sound that complements cedar perfectly. Sapele's beautifully rich, balanced tone promises excellence across the whole frequency range.
Innovation at its finest
The P3DC is designed to make your playing experience easier than ever, and your sound more articulate than ever. Its cedar top is adorned with a rosewood bridge and split bone saddle, a clever design that produces immaculate intonation and tuning stability. You can count on complete accuracy every time you play. And you'll be able to change your strings quickly and easily too thanks to the pin-less base of the bridge. The benefits of speedy string changes are endless; not only can you spend more time doing what you love, but should your string snap mid song, you'll be able to replace it in the blink of an eye and get back to your mesmerising performance.
Huge dreadnought voice
The P3DC's body shape is one that has stood the test of time. It was there at the start of guitar history, and it is here ready and waiting for you. Of course, it can only be the dreadnought. Explore the depths of such an enormous, rich voice, you'll have resonance in the low end and a beautiful top end shimmer carrying every chord you strum. What's more, the dreadnought has a wonderfully versatile tone that promises excellence across the whole frequency range, it's the kind of versatility that thrives with a range of genres and playing styles.
Take your tone further
This gem of an acoustic is equipped with Takamine's CT4B-II preamp, an electronic system that allows you to tailor your tone to your exact preferences. Achieve pristine signal clarity thanks to the 3-band EQ and tune up quickly and easily with the built-in tuner, you'll have immaculate amplification that is sculpted your own unique way. Whether you're plugged into an amp or PA system, give your sound some extra oomph without sacrificing any natural, acoustic qualities.
Body and Bridge
- Body Shape: Dreadnought Cutaway
- Body Back: Solid Sapele
- Body Sides: Sapele
- Body Top: Solid Cedar
- Body Finish: Satin
- Bracing: Scalloped X
- Rosette: Concentric Rings
Neck and Fingerboard
- No. of Frets: 20
- Position Inlays: Wood Dot-in-Dot
- Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 mm)
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Neck Material: Mahogany
- Neck Finish: Satin
- Nut Width: 1.675" (42.5 mm)
- Scale Length: 25.3" (643 mm)
Hardware & Electronics
- Electronics: CT4B II Preamp System with 3-band EQ, Volume Control and Built-in Tuner
- Controls: Volume Control, 3-Band EQ
- Hardware Finish: Gold
- Bridge: Rosewood with Split Bone Saddle and Pin-less Base
- Tuning Machines: Gold Die-Cast with Amber Buttons
- Strings: D'Addario EXP 16 Coated Phosphor Bronze (.012-.053 Gauges)