Takamine 1987 EF255 25th Anniversary Acoustic Guitar - Used  From Takamine

Striking and gig-ready dread that defined a time and place in music history! 

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What We Think

This one will get you noticed. All white body, big full tone, and one of the best pickup systems of its age. Honestly, it still sounds terrific. Quick neck and tight focused mid-range make it an excellent strummer. 

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Manufacturer's Description from Takamine

FEATURES

25th Anniversary (1987) The EF25 came equipped with Takamine's palathetic pickup and a 3-band slider controlled parametric equalizer. The white color was contrasted by golden rings around the sound hole, a gold Takamine logo and gold tuners. White gloss finish

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About Manufacturer

Takamine Guitars have over 50 years of history dedicated to innovation and improvement to the art and craft of guitarmaking.


What first began as a small family business has evolved into one of the leading guitar manufacturers In the world, depended upon by some of the best players and biggest names in the music industry.

So what's the deal? Why are there so many Takamine players? We'd like to think that it's because we've earned your respect. Takamine has made technological advancements that have surpassed other guitar makers. Takamine prides itself in their dedication and loyalty to fine luthiership and it is shown through each Instrument the company makes.



Takamine had its early beginnings while guitar playing and music was gaining popularity in Japan during the early 60's. As their business grew they saw the need to develop their skills and attract design and manufacturing talent. One of the most important additions to the company was one Mr. Mass Hirade.

Hirade joined Takamine in 1968, and made great improvements upon design and build quality, and set forth with his staff to energize and strengthen the business. The factory began producing their world class "Classical" that to this day still carry the Hirade name. Through Hirade's dedication and commitment to Takamine, he was able to begin an overseas trading business in 1975. Takamine Guitars were able to reach out to guitar players around the world. Takamine was finally placed in the hands of musicians who had only heard about their great sound and fine craftsmanship.

Specifications

 

Body Shape: Dreadnought
Top: Sitka Spruce
Back: Nato
Sides: Nato
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Tuners: Gold
Rosette: Golden Rings
Inlays: Pearl Dots
Finish (Top): Gloss White
Electronics: TK-4