Yamaha SBV 500 Samurai
Yamaha SBV-500 With Hard Case
Made in Taiwan, 2000. Japan and export.
The original model of SBV series. Sound features Innovation Gori while single coil.
- Pickup – Single coil (R101, R100) x2
- Pickguard – White
- Finger board – Rosewood
- Yamaha mark – Print
- Hardware – chrome
- Colour – Vintage yellow
Nostalgia rules in this bass version of Yamaha’s ’60s-revisited SGV guitar. Enjoy the clear-voiced single-coil powering and a retro styling that’s guaranteed to get you noticed. Contemporary retro in the bass field has rarely been as elegant or practical as on Yamaha’s SBV500. The sculpted, reverse-cutaway solid alder body balances a treat on the strap, while the slim 34″-scale neck offers great handling, a fast action and a full, well-tensioned tone. The two single-coil pickups evoke the ’60s vibe, yet the bright and cutting sounds are entirely relevant to many of today’s musical styles and interpretations. All you have to do now is choose your color – and if you pick yellow, wear shades!
Neck: Bolt-on maple
Fingerboard: Rosewood, 250mm (10 in.) radius
Scale length: 864mm (34 in.)
Pickups: Two single coil
Controls: Two volumes, master tone
Bridge: Chrome vintage style with four individual saddles
Feel free to get in touch with any questions or come and pop in at our Fremantle store and check it out today!
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