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Yamaha APX500III - Used


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The natural spruce Yamaha APX500III 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 APX's 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

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)


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