Tanglewood TW45RE Natural Electric-Acoustic Guitar

Sundance Reserve Series, High Quality Steel-String Guitar, Super Folk Cutaway, Solid AAA Cedar Top, Solid Mahogany Body, Mahogany Neck, Rosewood Fingerboard & Bridge, Bone Nut & Saddle, LR Baggs Stage Pro Element Electronics, Onboard Tuner, Beautiful Natural Gloss Finish, Includes Hard Case, Includes Free Humidifier
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Tanglewood TW45RE is an elegant Super Folk Cutaway guitar with onboard high quality LR Baggs electronics for a natural sound on stage and in the studio. It features a hand selected premium AAA grade solid cedar top, paired with genuine solid mahogany back and sides. The TW45RE is flexible enough due to its sizing to be comfortable to both male and female players, an exceptional guitar for the professional player.

Cedar was chosen for the soundboard on this model as it has a much warmer sound, and takes less time to reach its full tonal potential. As a result cedar is a popular choice with finger style players. Cedar-topped guitars are characteristically lush, dark-toned, and bursting with flavour. The mahogany used for the back and sides density can add great ‘punch’ and projection, adding warmth, but with definition, and a ‘woody’ character. Mahogany traditionally is a solid wood, with a sombre finish, and close grain. The combination of cedar and mahogany is a popular choice as it creates a tone that is very balanced, but versatile, lending itself very well to most musical styles. 

Mahogany is used for the neck in this model as it gives the guitar excellent strength lengthwise. The neck is constructed with a traditional dove tail join. It is C-shaped in a smooth comfortable oval profile that works well for most playing styles. The chrome Grover buttons were chosen as Grover are recognised worldwide as industry leaders for high-quality machine heads.

The electronics on the Sundance Performance Pro series are Fishman Presys+. The Presys+ onboard preamp system is designed to offer maximum control, performance and quality in a small, unobtrusive format. The compact sophisticated Presys+ system features Volume, Bass, Mid and Treble controls, a Phase switch, and a built-in tuner with LED display.

The guitar has a gloss lacquer natural finish with maple bindings, tortoise pickguard and chrome hardware.

Includes a free humidifier and hard case!

Neck Thickness 1F: 19.8mm
Neck Thickness 9F: 22.5mm
Upper Bout Width: 274mm
Lower Bout Width: 377mm
Waist Width: 228mm
Body Depth (Neck): 95mm
Body Depth (End): 101mm
Body Length: 480mm
Overall Length: 1021mm
Width 14th Fret: 54mm
Saddle Width : 72mm

Shape: Super Folk Cutaway
Scale Length: 650mm
Top: AAA Solid Cedar
Sides: Solid Mahogany
Back: Solid Mahogany
Neck: Mahogany
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Saddle: Bone, Compensated
Nut: 43mm, Bone, Compensating
Machine Heads: Grover, Chrome
Bridge: Rosewood
Electronics: LR Baggs Stage Pro Element, Built-In Tuner, Controls: volume, bass, middle, treble, notch, phase
Factory Strings: 12-53
Pickguard: Tortoise
Binding: Maple
Color: Natural Gloss
Finish: Gloss Lacquer
Case: ABS Hard Case

More Information
Left/Right HandedRight-Handed
TypeSteel String
Body ShapeGrand Auditorium / 0000
Body StyleCutaway
Top MaterialCedar
Back and SidesMahogany
Neck MaterialMahogany
Fingerboard MaterialRosewood
Scale25.6" / 650mm
Nut Width43mm
FinishHigh Gloss