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Yamaha FGX800C FGX Series Dreadnought-Style Acoustic/Electric Guitar (Natural)

BH #YAFGX800C • MFR #FGX800C
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Yamaha FGX800C FGX Series Dreadnought-Style Acoustic/Electric Guitar (Natural)
Key Features
  • Solid Spruce Top
  • Nato/Okume Back and Sides
  • Nato Neck
  • Rosewood Fingerboard and Bridge
The FGX Series FGX800C from Yamaha is a full-sized acoustic/electric guitar with a single-cutaway dreadnought-style body 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 FGX800C utilizes a newly developed scalloped bracing design, which results in a powerful and balanced acoustic sound with strong lows and mids when used unplugged. For amplified performances, the FGX800C also includes a proprietary undersaddle piezo pickup and System 66 analog preamp, which features a volume control, 3-band EQ, mid-freq Q control, and onboard chromatic tuner.
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Yamaha FGX800C Overview

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

The FGX Series FGX800C from Yamaha is a full-sized acoustic/electric guitar with a single-cutaway dreadnought-style body 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 FGX800C utilizes a newly developed scalloped bracing design, which results in a powerful and balanced acoustic sound with strong lows and mids when used unplugged. For amplified performances, the FGX800C also includes a proprietary undersaddle piezo pickup and System 66 analog preamp, which features a volume control, 3-band EQ, mid-freq Q control, and onboard chromatic tuner.

The FGX800C has 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.

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
  • Electronics: System66 plus SRT pickup
  • Controls: Volume, 3-band EQ, tuner, mid-frequency Q
  • Connections: Line out
  • Body Finish: Gloss
  • Neck Finish: Matte
  • Accessories: Hex wrench, 2x AA batteries

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 FGX800C Specs

Right/Left HandedRight-Handed
Number of Strings6
Body TypeDreadnought
CutawaySingle-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
PickupsBridge: Undersaddle
ControlsTone Control: x 3
Volume Control: x 1
Packaging Info
Package Weight6 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)42.6 x 20.5 x 6.2"

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