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Sonic warmth that defined an era


Instantly recognisable. The Tanglewood TW5-E delivers an indulgent dark warmth with the ability to sound even better with age. It features an all-mahogany construction with a solid top for an exceptional sound and ever-growing tone. Mahogany delivers warmth and resonance in abundance with plenty of punch, bringing you a tone you've all heard before on your favourite old-school records - it simply oozes authentic class. Known globally as an icon in itself, mahogany has been the sonic foundation of many famous artists. And it excels throughout blues, roots music, and slide. So what are you waiting for? It's time to unleash the blues master within and step your performance up a notch with the Tanglewood TW5-E.


Loud, bold, traditional


Crave more ''oomph''? The Tanglewood TW5-E gives you exactly that. It has a traditional slope shoulder dreadnought body that was born to perform. Bringing you a bold, commanding, classic dreadnought tone with a rich, full sound. And, it's built to be massively responsive, making it perfect for digging deep into creativity.


With such a big body, there's plenty of room to give you boom, depth, and rumbles of richness. So if you're jamming with fellow musicians or practising acoustically, you've got plenty of volume with the TW5-E. If you're looking for big and bold with plenty of versatility, this is it. No matter your style, the TW5-E has something to offer for everyone. Bringing you a sensational sonic attitude toward almost anything your mood feels. Plus, with a smooth Venetian cutaway, you can reach for the highest frets without restriction. There's simply nothing quite like the rumble of a Tanglewood Dreadnought...


Playability you deserve


Tanglewood know the feel of your instrument is incredibly important to you. And it needs to be comfortable, accommodating, and smooth. And this TW5-E truly meets Tanglewood's goal of utilising innovative design whilst offering unmatched value and playability. Quality that truly belies the price tag is right at your fingertips.


Built with you in mind, and to give you an extremely playable platform that's perfect for test-driving a multitude of techniques. Whether you want to tap, slap, pick, or strum with passion, the Tanglewood TW5-E can handle it all. It plays beautifully, and you'll be comfortable in each position up and down the neck thanks to Tanglewood's meticulous design and player-friendly attitude.


Take to the stage


Regular weekend slot? Honing in on your persona? Tanglewood know that you desire a natural sound for any live situation. A quality sound both acoustically, and when plugged in. So, to ensure your next performance is pure, pristine, and organic. Tanglewood created Premium Plus electronics, bringing you the quality you deserve for a multitude of live scenarios. And, you can tweak your tone to personal preference too. Ensuring that each time you step out into the limelight, you can make the most of your performance, and make your mark with an individual tone.

Tanglewood TW5 E AVB

  • Body & Bridge

    • Top Material: Solid Mahogany
    • Body Material: Mahogany
    • Body Type: Dreadnought Cutaway
    • Bridge Material: Techwood
    • Body Finish: Gloss
    • Colour: Antique Violin Burst

    Neck & Fingerboard

    • Neck Thickness 1F: 20.5 mm
    • Neck Thickness 10F: 22.5 mm
    • Neck Finish: Gloss
    • Fingerboard Material: Eboncore
    • Number of Frets: 20
    • Scale Length: 650 mm
    • Nut Width: 43 mm

    Hardware & Electronics

    • Tuning Machines: Tanglewood
    • Strings: Elixir Nanoweb 12-53
    • Electronics:Tanglewood Premium Plus
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