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Takamine / EF-381 / 1997 / Black / Guitar For Sale

In the world of acoustic guitars, there's a certain charm to the 1997 Takamine EF-381 that's hard to overlook. This 12-string dreadnought has quietly earned its place as a beloved icon among musicians, thanks to Takamine’s high standard craftsmanship and attention to detail 

Crafted with care, the EF-381 boasts a spruce top paired with maple back and sides, a combination that delivers a balanced and resonant tone. Whether you're strumming gently or digging in with gusto, this guitar responds with clarity and depth, making each note sing with its own unique voice.

The mahogany neck, topped with a rosewood fretboard, provides a comfortable playing experience. With its original frets still intact, the EF-381 retains the character and charm of a well-loved instrument, inviting players to explore new musical horizons with every chord.

When it's time to take your sound to the stage, the EF-381 is ready to shine. Takamine's CT4B II preamp system and Palathetic™ under-saddle pickup ensure that your acoustic tone translates faithfully in amplified settings, giving you the confidence to perform in any venue.

Finished in a sleek gloss black, the EF-381 exudes a timeless elegance that's sure to turn heads wherever you go. Its dreadnought body shape not only looks great but also feels comfortable to play, making it a favorite among musicians of all styles and skill levels.

But perhaps the most endearing quality of the EF-381 is its tone—a sweet and mellow sound that's as inviting as a warm embrace. Whether you're playing alone or with friends, this guitar has a way of bringing people together and making memories that last a lifetime.

In a world that's constantly changing, the 1997 Takamine EF-381 remains a steadfast companion for musicians everywhere. With its timeless appeal and undeniable charm, look no further in you research for the 12 string tone.

ATB Guitars, UK  

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Vintage Gibson, Fender and Martin from 1940's-1970's
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Hello we’re ATB Guitars.

We are one of Europes leading sellers of vintage and rare guitars. We only sell vintage Gibson and Fender electric guitars from 1950 until 1975 and have an extensive inventory to browse in our bricks and mortar store in Cheltenham, UK or in our online web store.

Payment and p/x:

All prices are in UK GBP £ Sterling. Payment can be made by Paypal, bank transfer, cash, or money order cashiers cheque etc. 

Should you not be absolutely delighted with your purchase you may return it to Cheltenham, at your own expense, within 7 days from the date of delivery for a full refund. The item must not have been altered or tampered with in any way, and it must arrive in the same condition as it left us.

Postage and shipping:

We ship within the UK by Royal Mail Recorded (small items under 2Kg), TNT or UPS and Worldwide by Royal Mail Airmail Signed For (small under 2Kg) Parcelforce, UPS or FedEx. All shipping prices include expert packing, cartons and packing materials but not insurance which is typically around 2% of items value. Currently approx shipping rates for a single guitar are as follows:

UK excluding Northern Ireland and Highlands £29
Most of mainland Europe £49
U.S.A. £129
Asia £149 - £190
Rest of World including S. America £149 - £275


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