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Yamaha APX500III Thinline Cutaway Acoustic Electric Guitar (Black)

SKU: 834130


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The world’s best-selling acoustic electric guitar, the Yamaha APX500 series embodies the pure spirit of Yamaha guitars – the perfect balance of performance, value and dependability.. From November 1st, 2017 to December 31st, 2017 get $50 back from Yamaha when you purchase a Yamaha APX500 guitar. This is a mail-in offer to be redeemed from Yamaha – click here for more details.

The Yamaha APX500III Thinline Cutaway Acoustic-Electric Guitar (Black) is an acoustic/electric steel-string guitar that features a thinline, cutaway body designed for comfort, easy top-fret access, and a sound ideally suited to on-stage use across a variety of musical styles. It also features a piezo pickup, 3-band EQ, and a built-in chromatic tuner. The guitar's sound can be described as bright, with clear mids, balanced highs, and controlled lows.

Body Depth and Bracing Pattern

The Yamaha APX500III Thinline Cutaway Acoustic‑Electric Guitar (Black) thinline body is designed for comfort, top-fret access, and a sound ideal for on-stage use. Specially designed non-scalloped X-type bracing maximizes body resonance for full, natural tone. This build lends itself to wide dynamic range, sensitivity, and clarity

System 66 Electric System

System 66 features an under-saddle piezo pickup developed by Yamaha. Controls include a 3-band equalizer, an adjustable mid-range frequency control, and a precision chromatic tuner for optimum sound tailoring. The system is powered by AA-size batteries

Yamaha APX500III Thinline Cutaway Acoustic-Electric Guitar (Black) - Specifications:

  • Finish: Gloss
  • Top: Spruce
  • Back: Nato / Okume
  • Sides: Nato / Okume
  • Neck: Nato
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Bridge: Rosewood
  • Scale: 25.6" (650 mm)
  • Tuners: Die-cast chrome
  • Preamp: System 66
  • Body Depth: 3.2 - 3.5" (80 - 90 mm)
  • Nut Width: 1.7" (43 mm)