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Offline Fresher

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$590,90 dollar acoustic guitar
« on: October 09, 2019, 06:12:12 pm »
So as I learn more about my acoustic and see that the overall tone is not really beautiful as other guitars (it's a $85 dollar guitar), I'm planning on a upgrade, and I saw some reviews, brands and models, I found this one:

https://produto.mercadolivre.com.br/MLB-1204318216-violo-takamine-folk-eletrico-gd20-ce-ns-fosco-tampo-solido-_JM?quantity=1#position=2&type=item&tracking_id=d5cbe32b-f890-4940-9c81-83193edf60ee

It's R$2.429, about $590,90 dollars. Here in brazil is EXPENSIVE, but for U.S I think it's standard. Is this acoustic any good? Because I really like it. Is a good upgrade?
« Last Edit: October 10, 2019, 02:39:37 pm by Fresher »

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Re: $590,90 dollar acoustic guitar
« Reply #1 on: October 13, 2019, 09:30:14 pm »
Takamine are generally excellent acoustic guitars and it will definitely be a significant upgrade in tone and playability.

This model also is electro-acoustic so you can plug it in if you need to amplify it in the future.

Do you have the opportunity to try out any guitars in a shop? Pretty much any guitar in this price range should be an upgrade for you.

By the way, that does seem expensive for this guitar;  it's about 150-200 USD than you could get it from retailers in the US or UK.

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Re: $590,90 dollar acoustic guitar
« Reply #2 on: October 13, 2019, 10:15:14 pm »
Do you have the opportunity to try out any guitars in a shop? Pretty much any guitar in this price range should be an upgrade for you.

On my city there's not much instruments shop, there's one that I go when I need stuff but I don't think it has this particular guitar (I mean, I never searched for it), on the internet I can search for reviews and stuff, I'm kinda used to buy stuff on the internet. That shop doesn't have many eletric guitars, so why bother about acoustic. But maybe it has, I'll contact the shop tomorrow by WhatsApp.

By the way, that does seem expensive for this guitar;  it's about 150-200 USD than you could get it from retailers in the US or UK.

That's very expensive indeed, but it's Brazil we are talking about. I didn't get the 100-200 USD, what do you mean?

In any case, it's a future upgrade, it's expensive, I definitely cannot afford right now, "me" as in "my dad".
« Last Edit: October 13, 2019, 10:38:16 pm by Fresher »

 

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