Yamaha CX40 II

Classical Guitar

  • Top: Spruce
  • Bottom and sides: Meranti
  • Neck: Nato
  • Fretboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia)
  • Bridge: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia)
  • Nut width: 52 mm
  • Body depth: 43 - 100 mm
  • Scale: 650 mm (25.59")
  • Built-in pickup with passive preamp with volume and tone knobs
  • Colour: Natural, high gloss
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  • Bossa Pickup
  • Classical Pickup
  • Pop Pickup
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Further Information

Cutaway No
Top Spruce
Back and Sides Meranti
Pickups Yes
Fretboard Rosewood
Nut width in mm 52,00 mm
Scale 650 mm
Colour Natural
Case No
Incl. Gigbag No

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Good guitar for the price range
Torpedoswap, 12.05.2020
This guitar definitely gives you more than what you pay for. It is has a full & voluminous tone however on the other hand, the sound is high bass where tone differentiation suffers a bit. I found it easier to play Spanish style finger picking & manoeuvring the fret board as compared to my nicer guitar but again, there was too much bass for my liking and it would not differentiate notes as good as my other guitar. For a beginner, this is definitely more than a starter guitar & great value for money.
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Bill B, 15.05.2013
An excellent step up from a beginners instrument. My grandsons teacher was very impressed with the sound quality and volume of the instrument. Good finish and good quality materials.
We found the instrument sounded very good through my AER amplifier.
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I am no expert...
Lokey, 22.06.2020
...but this guitar seems to be quite good.
Good price/quality balance.
Nice sound over all.
ok sound through the element. I am gonna use an pre-amp/EQ to make it sound a bit fuller.
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Yamaha CX40 II
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Yamaha CX40 II

Classical Guitar Top: Spruce, Bottom and sides: Meranti, Neck: Nato, Fretboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), Bridge: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), Nut width: 52 mm, Body depth: 43 - 100 mm,...

  • Cutaway: No
  • Top: Spruce
  • Back and Sides: Meranti
  • Pickups: Yes
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Nut width in mm: 52,00 mm
  • Scale: 650 mm
  • Colour: Natural
  • Case: No
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
Yamaha C40
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Yamaha C40

Classical Guitar Top: Spruce, Back & Sides: Meranti (Shorea macrophylla), Neck: Nato, Fretboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), Bridge: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), Nut width: 52 mm, Body...

  • Cutaway: No
  • Top: Spruce
  • Back and Sides: Meranti
  • Pickups: No
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Nut width in mm: 52,00 mm
  • Scale: 650 mm
  • Colour: Natural
  • Case: No
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
Yamaha C40 BL
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Yamaha C40 BL

Classical Guitar Top: Spruce, Back and sides: Meranti, Neck: Nato, Fretboard: Rosewood, Nut width: 52 mm (2.1"), Scale: 650 mm (25.9"), 19 Frets, Colour: Black

  • Cutaway: No
  • Top: Spruce
  • Back and Sides: Meranti
  • Pickups: No
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Nut width in mm: 52,00 mm
  • Scale: 650 mm
  • Colour: Black
  • Case: No
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
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