Yamaha A5M ARE


Here’s our review of a Yamaha A5M ARE courtesy of sister site Acoustic Review featuring…

Body Shape: Traditional Western Body Cutaway

Scale Length: 650mm (25 9/16”)

Body Length: 505mm (19 7/8″)

Total Length: 1046mm (41 3/16″)

Body Width: 412mm (16 1/4″)

Body Depth: 100-118mm (3 15/16”- 4 5/8″)

Nut Width: 43mm (1 11/16”)

String Spacing: 11.0mm

Top Material:  Solid Sitka Spruce A.R.E. w/Scalloped Bracing

Back Material: Solid Mahogany

Side Material: Solid Mahogany

Neck Material: African Mahogany 3ply

Fingerboard Material: Ebony

Fingerboard Radius: R400mm (15 3/4″)

Bridge Material: Ebony

Nut Material: TUSQ

Saddle Material: TUSQ

Bridge Pins: Black ABS with White Dot

Tuners: Open Gear Chrome(Gotoh)

Body Binding: Mahogany + Cream

Soundhole Inlay: Rosewood + Mahogany + Black + White

Pickguard: Tortoise Pattern

Body Finish: Gloss

Neck Finish: Matt

Electronics: SYSTEM71(SRT2 System) + SRT Piezo Pickup

Controls: Vol/Mic Select(2 types)/Treble/Bass/SRT-Piezo Blend/AFR

Connections: LINE OUT

Strings: Elixir NANOWEB 80/20 Bronze Light

Accessories: Soundhole Cover, Hex Wrench

Case: Hardshell Case