These are the Takamine guitars where Takamine is donating 100% of their profits to tsunami victims in Japan.
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Takamine has joined in the relief effort after the devastating earthquake, and subsequent tsunami and nuclear disaster in their native Japan. With the creation of the TR340S Acoustic Guitar, Takamine has pledged 100% of the profits made from the sale of this guitar to be donated to charities that have the means to put these funds to work where they are needed most.
The Takamine TR340S Tsunami Relief Acoustic Guitar is a traditional styled dreadnought acoustic with a strong connection to guitars of decades past. The TR340S boasts a solid Alaskan Sitka Spruce top along with Mahogany sides and back. The spruce soundboard produces a warm, mellow tone that artists of all genres will be well pleased with. The slim taper mahogany neck features a rosewood fingerboard, traditional dot inlays, along with a subtle Japanese flag at the 12th fret, and a satin finish that will feel comfortable in your fretting hand.. The Takamine TR340S Acoustic Guitar is an outstanding value and is perfect for home, recording or stage use, not to mention that all of the profit will go to a great cause. Case not included.
Solid Alaskin Spruce Top
Mahogany Back & Sides
Japanese Flag Inlay
"Play for you, Pray for all" written on pickguard
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The flag looks more like a red dot. It is hardly noticeable.