Yamaha A5M A-Series Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar

  • Item # 1328108
  • Model # A5M VN

The A5M A-series Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar features all-solid mahogany back and sides with hand-selected sitka spruce top with Yamaha's original A.R.E. wood-torrefaction technology. The ASM… Learn More

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Simple and traditional with top-quality woods and electronics.

The A5M A-series Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar features all-solid mahogany back and sides with hand-selected sitka spruce top with Yamaha's original A.R.E. wood-torrefaction technology. The ASM Dreadnought features natural, dynamic plugged-in tone from its onboard SRT2 pickup system to perfectly suit your performance on the stage and its made-in-Japan premium build quality will gratify advanced players' desire.Comfortable Neck ProfileExtensive research with players, luthiers and guitar techs has given A-Series models, like the A5M, the feel and playability that today’s acoustic-electric players want, whether switching from electric to acoustic on stage, recording a session with intricate open tunings, or practicing at home. These superb guitars feature a straighter neck taper for easier high-fret playing, and hand-rolled fingerboard edges to achieve a played-in feel. Yamaha's A5M guitar comes equipped with Elixir NANOWEB 80/20 Bronze Light strings to deliver a lively tone together with extended tone life that players have come to expect from Elixir Strings.Simple and Distinctive LooksThe A5M's simple, organic design features wood binding and other techniques that capture the warmth of wood.The distinctive shape of the pickguard, which stands out when performing, is a revival of the N1000 guitar that Yamaha released in 1975.Premium GradeMade in Japan, the A5M is a flagship model in Yamaha A-series featuring Gotoh's renowned open-gear tuners, high-quality binding on the head, tusq nut and saddle, etc. An extraordinary acoustic with all of Yamaha's latest guitar building innovations. Order today.

Features

  • Redwood and mahogany, black and white soundhole inlay
  • Tortoise pattern pickguard 
  • Mahogany and cream body binding
  • Elixir NANOWEB 80/20 Bronze Light strings

Technical Specification

Yamaha A5M A-Series Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar

Body

  • Body type: Dreadnought
  • Cutaway: Single cutaway
  • Top wood: Solid Sitka spruce A.R.E.
  • Back & sides: Mahogany
  • Bracing pattern: Scalloped
  • Body finish: Gloss
  • Orientation: Right handed

Neck

  • Neck shape:
  • Nut width: 1.69 in. (43 mm)
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Neck wood: 3-ply African mahogany
  • Scale length: 25.6 in.
  • Number of frets: 20
  • Neck finish: Matte 

Electronics

  • Pickup/preamp: Yes
  • Brand: Yamaha
  • Configuration: Behind-the-saddle piezo
  • Preamp EQ: 3-band
  • Feedback filter: Auto Feedback Reduction
  • Tuner: No

Other

  • Headstock overlay: Not specified
  • Tuning machines: Chrome open geared chrome
  • Bridge: Ebony
  • Saddle & nut: TUSQQ 
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Special features:
  • Case: Hardshell case
  • Accessories: Soundhole cover, Hex wrench
  • Country of origin: Japan