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Versatility at your fingertips...
A bold, rich, distinctive sound. And, it's a sound that just keeps giving. Thanks to solid, hand-picked tonewoods, this is an instrument that will stay with you for a lifetime. This Takamine P4DC has a solid sitka spruce and sapele construction. These stunning pieces of timber were carefully selected for a truly exquisite sonic experience - tonewoods at the pinnacle of quality.
So be assured, your tone is rich with renowned Takamine quality. You can expect an incredibly dynamic tone with a clear, crisp character, and superb articulation. And, thanks to a solid sitka spruce top, you have an unmatched tonewood for versatility. You can play almost anything, and it responds to you, and your individuality perfectly. Married to the P4DC's solid top are sapele back and sides. Bringing the desired amount of balance to your tone while producing a familiar warmth with a subtle hint of brightness, and top-end shimmer. It's time to perform your way.
Stand out. Go big. This is tradition with a big sound. And a classic Takamine feel. The P4DC Dreadnought gives you that big, bold acoustic character. It has a loud, commanding sound that's designed to inspire and get your creativity flowing. Dynamic, rich, full. You can play with passion and not be bound to specific styles and genres, as it can handle almost anything.
It's big, curvaceous, but incredible for all different musical scenarios. And, it's perfect for adding a bigger instrument to your collection. Whether you crave more acoustic volume, a more traditional look, or simply ready to take your performance to the next level, the P4DC has you covered. It's also incredibly smooth to play, and offers a high-end feel. Made with precision, Takamine ensure this is a playing experience you won't forget. Plus, with a beautifully cut Venetian cutaway, you can reach for the highest frets with ease. Explore new sonic heights - you won't be disappointed.
Classic cool tube - acoustic style
One of a kind. This the first, and only built-in tube preamp for acoustic guitar. And, you're thinking... surely not? Acoustic guitars and that iconic tube tone have never been put hand in hand. But, this CTP-3 preamp marks a bold step in acoustic live performance. For the first time, you can take your acoustic to the stage and explore classic warmth and rumbles of sonic richness - completely out of this world.
This innovative CTP-3 CoolTube preamp uses Takamine technology that runs its dual-triode vacuum tube at extremely low voltages. It's run that low that it stays cool to the touch. Bringing you iconic tube tone with heaps on sonic flexibility. Play around with slider switches and hear your tone go from bright brilliance to thick warmth. Whatever your personal preference, you've got all the control you need to bring your own character to the stage.
Body & Bridge
- Top Material: Solid Spruce
- Body Material: Solid Sapele
- Body Type: Dreadnought Cutaway
- Bridge Material: Rosewood with Split Bone Saddle and Pin-less Base
- Body Finish: Gloss
- Colour: Natural
- Rosette: Concentric Rings
Neck & Fingerboard
- Neck Material: Mahogany
- Neck Finish: Gloss
- Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
- Fingerboard Inlay: Wooden Dot
- Number of Frets: 20
- Scale Length: 643 mm
- Nut Width: 42.5 mm
Hardware & Electronics
- Hardware Colour: Gold
- Tuning Machines: Die-Cast w/ Amber
- Pickguard: Faux Tortoiseshell
- Strings: D'Addario EXP 16 Coated Phosphor Bronze, (.012-.053 Gauges)
- Electronics: CTP-3 CoolTube Preamp System
- Includes: Case