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- Thin Body and Cutaway Provide High Playability
- Spruce Top
- Cut-through Pickup Sound
APX’s thin-line body combines incredible comfort, easy top-fret access and a sound perfectly suited to on-stage use with bright, clear mids, balanced highs and controlled lows. Specially designed non-scalloped X-type bracing allows the guitar’s top to sing and maximizes the resonance of the unique body shape for a full, natural tone. With dynamics, sensitivity and clarity built into the design from day one, APX is a guitar not to be underestimated.
Colours – Black, Natural, Vintage Sunburst, Dusk Sun Red, Oriental Blue Burst
The world’s best-selling acoustic electric guitar, the 500-series embodies the pure spirit of Yamaha guitars – the perfect balance of performance, value and dependability. The new 500III models feature cut-through pickup sound, dynamic tone and upgraded cosmetics that combine on-stage attitude with refined, timeless good looks.
Body depth and Bracing pattern
The APX’s thin-line body offers incredible comfort, top-fret access, and a sound perfect for on-stage use. Specially designed non-scalloped X-type bracing maximizes body resonance for full, natural tone. Their wide dynamic range, excellent sensitivity, and outstanding clarity make them impressive performers.
APX Soundhole : Oval
The instantly recognizable APX soundhole thickens lower-mid response and gives a more strident, open low end.
Electric System : System 66
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 easy to obtain AA-size batteries that provide a stable power supply for improved sound quality.
|Body Shape||APX Shape|
|Scale Length||650mm (25 9/16”)|
|Body Length||490mm (19 5/16″)|
|Total Length||1031mm (40 9/16″)|
|Body Width||384mm (15 1/8″)|
|Body Depth||80-90mm (3 1/8″ – 3 9/16″)|
|Nut Width||43mm (1 11/16”)|
|String Spacing *||11.0mm|
|Back Material||Nato or Okume|
|Side Material||Nato or Okume|
|Neck Material||Nato or Okume|
|Fingerboard Radius||R400mm (23 5/8″)|
|Bridge Pins||Black ABS with White Dot|
|Body Binding||Cream + Black|
|Soundhole Inlay||APX Ring|
|Electronics||SYSTEM66 + SRT Piezo Pickup|
|Controls||Vol/3-band EQ/Tuner/Mid FQ|
|Strings||Yamaha FS50BT or D’Addario EXP11|
|Accessories||Hex Wrench, 2 x AA Batteries|