Yamaha Pacifica USA 2

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General
Manufacturer: 
Yamaha
Made in: 
United States
Series: 
Yamaha
Pacifica
Signature Guitar: 
No
Strings: 
6
Construction: 
Bolt-On
Orientation: 
Right handed
Years: 
1995 to 1999
Body
Body Style: 
Strat
Body Material: 
Basswood
Body color: 
Natural
Translucent Blue
Violin Sunburst
Body finish: 
Gloss
Top: 
Yes
Top color: 
Natural
Translucent Blue
Violin Sunburst
Top Material: 
Maple
Carved top: 
Not carved
Body binding: 
Binding
Pickguard: 
Pickguard
Pickguard color: 
White pearloid
Electronics
Neck Pickup Brand: 
Seymour Duncan
Middle Pickup Brand: 
Seymour Duncan
Bridge Pickup Brand: 
Seymour Duncan
Bridge Pickup: 
Piezo: 
No
Pickup Configuration: 
HSS
Tone knob: 
1
Volume knob: 
1
5 way switch: 
1
Coil split: 
Yes
Control color: 
Gold
Miscellaneous
Description: 

The Yamaha Pacifica USA 2 is a strat-like guitar made and developed in the United States at the Yamaha Guitar Development facility led by Luthier Rich Lasner, formerly Ibanez, in North Hollywood, California. The Yamaha Pacifica USA 2 featured a one piece flamed maple top, a birdseye maple Warmoth neck, a rosewood fingerboard with a 250mm-400mm compound radius and Seymour Duncan pickups. Other features are:

  • Sperzel trimlok tuners
  • Wilkinson VS100G tremolo (by Gotoh)
  • Push/push tone knob with Bi-sound system (coil tap)

Neck
Nut Width: 
41 mm (1-5/8 inch)
12th fret width: 
52 mm
Locking nut: 
No locking nut
Thickness at nut: 
21.70mm
Thickness at 12th fret: 
23.60mm
Neck Material: 
Maple
Neck pieces: 
1 Piece
Neck color: 
Natural
Neck finish: 
Gloss
Neck binding: 
No binding
Fretboard: 
Rosewood
Fretboard radius: 
250 mm (9.8 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: 
Locking Tuners
Headstock color: 
Natural
Headstock finish: 
Gloss
Headstock angle: 
straight
Matching headstock: 
Not matching headstock
Tuning Machines: 
Sperzel
Tuning Ratio: 
12:1 Ratio
Reversed: 
Not reversed
Hardware
Bridge brand: 
Wilkinson
Bridge type: 
Standard type
Hardware color: 
Gold
Dimensions
Length: 
980mm
Width: 
322mm
Depth: 
44mm
Weight: 
3800g