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Yamaha APX500III Thinline Cutaway Acoustic Electric Guitar (Natural)

SKU: 834131


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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 (Natural) 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 (Natural) 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 (Natural) - 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)