Yamaha Pacifica 521

Yamaha Pacifica 521
Yamaha Pacifica 521
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General
Manufacturer: 
Made in: 
Taiwan, Province of China
Series: 
Yamaha Pacifica
Signature Guitar: 
No
Strings: 
6
Construction: 
Bolt-On
Orientation: 
Right handed
Years: 
1989 to 1990
Body
Body Style: 
Strat
Body Material: 
Alder
Body color: 
Black
Dark Metallic Blue
Metallic Red
White
Body finish: 
Gloss
Top: 
No
Carved top: 
Not carved
Body binding: 
No binding
Pickguard: 
Pickguard
Pickguard color: 
White
Electronics
Neck Pickup Brand: 
Yamaha
Middle Pickup Brand: 
Yamaha
Bridge Pickup Brand: 
Yamaha
Piezo: 
No
Pickup Configuration: 
HSH
Tone knob: 
1
Volume knob: 
1
5 way switch: 
1
Control color: 
Cream
Miscellaneous
Description: 

The Yamaha Pacifica 521 is a superstrat made in Taiwan and is similar to the Yamaha Pacifica 721 but doesn't feature a double locking tremolo. Like the Pacifica 721 the Yamaha Pacifica 521 features a Total Access Neck joint and a compound radius neck. It is one of the few Yamaha Pacificas with an HSH configuration. 

 


Neck
Nut Width: 
43 mm (1-11/16 inch)
Locking nut: 
No locking nut
Neck Material: 
Maple
Neck pieces: 
1 Piece
Neck color: 
Natural
Neck finish: 
Gloss
Neck binding: 
Binding
Fretboard: 
Rosewood
Fretboard radius: 
240 mm (9.5 inch)
400 mm (15.75 inch)
Scale Length: 
25.5 inch (648 mm)
Frets: 
22
Inlays: 
Dot
Inlay color: 
pearl
Scalloped Fretboard: 
Not Scalloped
Headstock
Tuning Key Arrangement: 
6-in-line
Locking tuners: 
No Locking Tuners
Headstock color: 
Natural
Headstock finish: 
Gloss
Headstock angle: 
straight
Matching headstock: 
Not matching headstock
Tuning Machines: 
Yamaha
Reversed: 
Not reversed
Hardware
Bridge brand: 
Yamaha
Bridge type: 
Standard type
Hardware color: 
Chrome