Yamaha FG800 Specifications
traditional Western body
solid spruce top
nato/okume back & sides
newly developed scalloped bracing
traditional looks & outstanding quality
nut & saddle material: urea
glossy body finish
Yamaha FG800 Dimensions
Scale Length – 25 9/16 in
Body Length – 19 7/8 in
Total Length – 40 7/8 in
Body Width – 16 1/4 in
Body Depth – 3 15/16-4 5/8 in
Nut Width – 1 11/16 in
Fingerboard Radius – 15 3/4 in
String Spacing – 11 mm
*This is a list of the three top choices we made based upon other reviews. We did not test these products personally, and reviews never placed them at the same exact spot in the best guitars for beginners category.
Let’s wrap it up on a positive note with some guitar Fun Facts
Did You Know…
1.The most Valuable guitar ever made is worth
$2.0 million dollars, it’s called “Eden of Coronet”
and was created by Aaron Shum in Hong Kong, China.
Its worth comes from all the
White Gold and Diamonds it’s covered in.
2.Strings used to be made from
animal intestines before modern nylon technology.
3.Parts of the guitar are described like the human body:
neck, head, body.
4.The most influential guitarist of all time is Jimi Hendrix ,
according to the Rolling Stone Magazine.
5.The longest guitar playing marathon
by an individual was 114 hours, 6 minutes and 30 seconds.
It was achieved by David Browne of Dublin, Ireland, in June 2011.
6.The English word ‘guitar’,
the German ‘gitarre’, and the French ‘guitare’
were adopted from the Spanish ‘guitarra’.
7.Renaissance and Baroque guitars
are usually used as rhythm instruments.
8.Electric guitars are introduced in the 1930s’.
9.Epiphone was the only banjo company
to successfully switch to guitar production.
10.Electric guitars rely on an amplifier
that can electronically manipulate tone.
If You play music for no other reason than actually just because you love it,
the skills just kinda creep up on you .