Yamaha CPX500III CPX Series Acoustic-Electric Guitar - Vintage Sunburst (NAMM 2017 Exhibition Stock)
The world most sold electric acoustic guitar, 500 series now reveals its upgraded version.
Cosmetically stage-aggressive attitude with refined hue is totally new to classic rock generation as well as live fanatic new comers. This is an excitement generator with Yamaha’s own upgraded electric system and excellent playability.
With an exclusive Medium-jumbo body, CPX guitars boast powerful, rich bass combined with smooth, delicate highs and sweet mid-range for an open, modern voice. Non-scalloped X-type bracing ensures a powerful yet controlled tone that allows the guitar to deliver strong, rich acoustic sounds while still remaining clear and usable on-stage.
Body Depth and Bracing Pattern
The medium-jumbo body CPX delivers an open, modern tone with powerful, rich low-end, smooth, delicate highs, and sweet mids. Non-scalloped X-type bracing ensures a strong, rich acoustic tone that remains clear and usable on stage.
CPX Soundhole: Round
CPX’s conventional round soundhole focuses the midrange, while controlling bass, for a direct, powerful sound.
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.
- Top Spruce
- Back Nato / Okume
- Side Nato / Okume
- Neck Nato
- Fingerboard Rosewood
- Body Depth 95-115mm (3 3/4" - 4 1/4")
- Nut Width 43mm (1 11/16")
- String Length 650mm (25 9/16")
- Tuners Die-Cast Chrome
- Preamp System 66
- Bridge Rosewood
- Case : NO