Tanglewood’s Sundance Performance Pro Series is the culmination of decades of guitar building expertise and research.
Swedish master luthier Michael Sanden has designed Tanglewood’s new flagship models, boasting all solid wood combinations and sumptuous features on some of the most popular and iconic acoustic body shapes in guitar history.
This new Sundance series – will comprise of a select number of special handcrafted models, in all solid, premium reserve timbers.
The range will begin with the heritage inspired Dreadnought X15, two Superfolk cutaway models in the X45AVE and X45NSE, and the Super Folk cutaway all solid Mahogany X47E. Every one of these guitars will feature all solid construction and Custom Masterdesign parallel and fan tapered bracing patterns. All electro models will feature Fishman Presys Plus electronic systems.
The range and tone of two models gets turbocharged with the addition
of Torrefied tops, X70TE and X15SDTE models. Using a new kiln drying technique called Torrefaction, these two range topping Performance Pro instruments have been created with unique sound characteristics that replicate a well loved vintage instrument that has been played in for over 30 years!
- SHAPE: Sloped Shoulder Dreadnought
- TOP: Torrefied Solid Spruce
- BACK: Solid Mahogany
- SIDES: Solid Mahogany
- NECK (MATERIAL): Mahogany
- FINGERBOARD: Tech Wood
- BRIDGE: Walnut
- BINDING: ABS White
- SADDLE (WIDTH): Bone, Compensating (72mm)
- NUT (WIDTH): Bone (43mm)
- SCALE LENGTH: 650mm
- MACHINE HEADS: Chrome Grover
- FINISH: Vintage Burst Gloss
- EQ: Fishman Presys+
- STRINGS: Elixir 16052 Phosphor Bronze
- SKU: X15SDTE
- RANGE: Sundance Performance Pro