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Yamaha FG800 FG Series Dreadnought-Style Acoustic Guitar (Natural)

BH #YAFG800 • MFR #FG800
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Yamaha FG800 FG Series Dreadnought-Style Acoustic Guitar (Natural)
Key Features
  • Solid Spruce Top
  • Nato/Okume Back and Sides
  • Nato Neck
  • Rosewood Fingerboard and Bridge
The FG Series FG800 from Yamaha is a full-sized traditional dreadnought-style acoustic guitar made with a solid spruce top, and nato/okume back and sides with a natural finish. Well suited for solo performance or playing with a full band, the FG800 utilizes a newly developed scalloped bracing design, which results in a powerful and balanced acoustic sound with stronger lows and mids than its predecessors.
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Yamaha FG800 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2General Features
  • 3Neck Dimensions
  • 4Body Dimensions

The FG Series FG800 from Yamaha is a full-sized traditional dreadnought-style acoustic guitar made with a solid spruce top, and nato/okume back and sides with a natural finish. Well suited for solo performance or playing with a full band, the FG800 utilizes a newly developed scalloped bracing design, which results in a powerful and balanced acoustic sound with stronger lows and mids than its predecessors.

The FG800 features a nato neck with a smooth matte finish for ease in playing and is equipped with a set of chrome die-cast tuners on the headstock. The fingerboard and bridge are both made of rosewood, while the nut and saddle are made from urea. Additional features include black ABS bridge pins to secure the strings, black body binding, white and black soundhole inlay, and a tortoise-patterned pickguard. The FG800 ships with a Hex wrench.

General Features

  • Body Shape: Dreadnought
  • Top: Solid Spruce
  • Back and Sides: Nato/Okume
  • Neck: Nato
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Bridge: Rosewood
  • Body Binding: Black
  • Tuning Machines: Chrome die-cast tuners
  • Number of Frets: 20
  • Bridge Pins: Black ABS with White Dot
  • Body Finish: Gloss
  • Neck Finish: Matte
  • Accessories: Hex wrench

Neck Dimensions

  • Scale: 25.6" / 650.0mm
  • Width at Nut: 1.7" / 43.0mm
  • Radius: 15.7" / 400.0mm

Body Dimensions

  • Scale Length: 25.6" / 650.0mm
  • Body Length: 19.9" / 505.0mm
  • Total Length: 40.9" / 1,038.0mm
  • Body Width: 16.2" / 412.0mm
  • Body Depth: 3.9 - 4.6" / 100.0 - 118.0mm

Yamaha FG800 Specs

Right/Left HandedRight-Handed
Number of Strings6
Body TypeDreadnought
CutawayNon-Cutaway
Body WoodTop: Spruce
Back: Nato, Okume
Sides: Nato, Okume
Neck TypeSet Neck
Neck WoodNato
FingerboardRosewood
Number of Frets20
Scale Length25.6" /
Radius15.7" OR
Nut Width43 mm
Bridge TypeFixed
PickguardYes
Packaging Info
Package Weight7 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)42.2 x 20.6 x 6"

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