The Tanglewood Discovery Electro Acoustic Guitar with Black Walnut body is an affordable model that exudes high quality. Whether you're taking your first tentative steps into the world of guitar playing, or have many years’ experience under your fingertips, Tanglewood have ensured that you'll feel right at home with the Discovery.
The body is shaped to the Super Folk profile, which is designed to bring together a narrow waist, with a large lower bout. The profile creates a balanced tone with a subtle midrange weight that is delivered with a powerful punch. The back and sides are crafted using walnut, which offers a warm and generous low-end energy. This is coupled with a spruce top, which is favoured thanks to its light and springy sound quality. Due to spruce's energetic character, the rich timbre of the guitar is projected with effortless grace, which establishes a wide dynamic range for you to play with - great for entertaining appreciative audiences.
Neck and fingerboard
Fitted to the body is a solid and durable mahogany neck, which is shaped to a slender profile to facilitate comfort alongside stability. Married to the neck is a rosewood fingerboard, which is home 20-frets that are adorned with dot position inlays. The bound fingerboard ensures smooth transitions between frets, making it delightfully comfortable to perform on, as well as adding to the stunning overall finish.
The Tanglewood Discovery is equipped with their TEQ-3BT system, which allows you to amplify your guitar without compromising on sound quality. The electronics’ system has a three band EQ that allows you to sculpt and shape your sound to suit your playing and musical style, as well as your performance environment. The built-in tuner ensures you can always keep on top of things with regard to string tuning, and the low battery indicator allows you to keep you on top of things power-wise. The volume level control allows you to up your output so that you will always be heard.
Hardware and Finish
The body is home to a rosewood bridge, which matches elegance with stability to ensure a solid anchor point for the strings. Thanks to the superb partnership of hardware and construction across the guitar, intonation and sustain is optimised for peerless performance at this price range. Chrome die-cast tuning machines uphold tuning integrity dutifully throughout the most enthusiastic of performances.
The Tanglewood Discovery Electro Acoustic Guitar offers outstanding value for money. It is perfect for new players to hone their technique on, as well as offering a fantastic guitar for more experienced players to execute a flawless performance with.
- SHAPE: Super Folk
- TOP: Spruce
- BACK: Black Walnut
- SIDES: Black Walnut
- NECK (MATERIAL): Mahogany
- FINGERBOARD: *
- BRIDGE: *
- BINDING: Genuine Maple
- SADDLE: ABS White
- NUT (WIDTH): ABS White (43mm)
- SCALE LENGTH: 650mm
- MACHINE HEADS: Chrome Die Cast
- FINISH: Natural Open Pore Satin
- EQ: Tanglewood TEQ-3BT
- STRINGS: Bronze 12-53
- SKU: DBTSFCEBW
- RANGE: Discovery
- UPC: 810944018081