Yamaha Yamaha Revstar RS620 Electric Guitar Snake Eye Green

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Yamaha Revstar RS620 Electric Guitar Snake Eye Green

The Yamaha Revstar RS620 in Snake Eye Green takes its inspiration from the Cafe-Racer motorcycles that dominated the London-scene in the 1960s. With smooth lines and a vintage-inspired outline, the Revstar RS620 exudes an undeniable cool-factor yet still manages to stand out as an original design, ready to help you make your mark on stage. The RS620's body is made from mahogany for a fantastic warmth and resonance, crafted with a smooth forearm cut and deep tummy contours for a thoroughly-comfortable playing experience during long playing sessions. The maple top enhances the guitar's bright overtones, giving you a complex sound that will really bring out the nuances of your playing. The set-neck design and dual cutaway body gives effortless access to the top frets, while the fast-playing neck with 13-3/4'' radius fingerboard ensures you'll be riffing and soloing with no limits. A pair of custom-wound VH5+ pickups create a bright and powerful blend of vintage and modern sounds, letting you span the genres and create multiple sounds. An additional Dry Switch also allows you to create single-coil tones without the inherent hum. The Revstar range of guitars give a nod towards vintage instruments yet really hold their own as a brand-new design. They sound as good as they look, so this is one guitar that you really won't want to put down.

Stand-Out Revstar Design

The Revstar range of guitars takes inspiration from Café-Racer motorcycles of the London scene in the '60s. The stylish outline, specially-chosen colour combinations, and elegantly understated design features create a guitar with the visual appeal of a classic instrument, yet with a modern edge that will really stand out on stage. The double cutaway design, minimalist headstock, flamed maple laminate, and distinct scratch-plate come together to create a guitar with a quiet-confidence and mature aesthetic that wouldn't look out of place with classic guitars from 50 years ago.

Comfortable Body Contours

Despite the vintage-inspiration, the Revstar RS620 is super-comfortable to play, courtesy of its body contours. A tummy-cut and deep forearm contour means you'll be able to play long into the night without any discomfort, whether stood up or sat down. The set-neck design with uniquely ergonomic neck joint also creates a smooth playing-feel when you're reaching the top frets for those high-range solo moments.

Fast-Playing Neck Specification

The RS620's neck has a thoroughly modern playing feel to enable easy soloing and rhythm work. The rosewood fingerboard creates a smooth playing surface for the left hand and the 22 jumbo frets provide incredible control over the strings for bending and vibrato techniques. The RS620's double cutaway body and smooth set-neck joint provide no barriers to the top frets, while the fingerboard has a very modern 13-3/4'' radius which is only slightly rounded to enable easy string bends and excellent balance across the strings.

Resonant Mahogany Body and Neck

The body and neck are crafted from mahogany for a warm and resonant sound with great sustain. This tonewood is often chosen for classic rock and blues guitars due to its warmth and mid-focus, yet it performs equally well in blues, country, jazz, and many more styles. A maple top enhances the guitar's bright overtones, bringing out the top-end of your sound and helping harmonics ring with clarity.

Versatile VH5+ Pickups

The Revstar RS620 is mounted with two VH5+ pickups. These units use alnico 5 magnets and heavy formvar wire for a bright and powerful sound that balances the best of vintage and modern sounds. A 3-way switch gives access to powerful bridge-position sounds, mellow neck-position tones, and the bright combined-coil sound. This combination is ideal for multiple genres of music and will let you explore many different sounds.

Dry Switch

An additional Dry Switch is accessed via the Push/Pull tone control and provides the sound of a split-humbucker for a delicate single-coil tone. It achieves this using a passive filter which is designed to give the perfect frequency response. By filtering out the low frequencies, this switch gives the punch and clarity of a single-coil minus the associated hum and often "hollow"-sounding tone from splitting a humbucker. This gives you a far more balanced and usable single coil tone, radically expanding the tonal potential of this guitar.

Features

  • Café-racer motorcycle-inspired aesthetic
  • Comfortable double cutaway body with smooth set-in neck joint
  • Mahogany body with maple top
  • Flamed maple laminate over maple top
  • 22 medium frets on fast-playing 13-3/4'' radius
  • Slinky-feeling 24-3/4'' scale length neck
  • 2x VH5+ alnico V humbucker pickups with 3-position level switch
  • Dry switch (push/pull) for single-coil tone with a passive filter circuit
  • Tune-O-Matic bridge and die-cast tuners

Specs

Body

  • Body Material: Mahogany
  • Top Material: Maple with Flamed Maple Laminate
  • Body Finish: Snake Eye Green (Hand Brushed Satin (Steel wool)/Polyurethane)
  • Construction: Set Neck

Neck & Fingerboard

  • Neck Materials: Mahogany 3-Piece
  • Scale Length: 24-3/4'' (628.6mm)
  • Neck Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
  • Fingerboard Materials: Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Radius: 13-3/4'' (350mm)
  • Fret wire: Jumbo
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Nut materials: Urea
  • Neck Width @ 0 Fret / 12th Fret: 43 .0 / 52.5 mm
  • Thickness @1st Fret / 12th Fret: 20 .0 / 22.6 mm

Electronics & Hardware

  • Neck Pickup: VH5n+: Humbucker/Alnico V
  • Bridge Pickup: VH5b+: Humbucker/Alnico V
  • Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone (Push-Pull "Dry Switch")
  • Pickup Switch: 3-Position Lever Switch
  • Bridge: Adjustable Wraparound
  • String spacing: 10 .5mm
  • Tailpiece: Original Aluminum Tailpiece
  • Tuning Machines: Die-Cast
  • Pickguard: 3-Ply Black

Extras

  • Strings: Elixir Electric Nickel-Plated Steel with Nanoweb Coating / 0.010-0.046
  • Case: Gig Bag Included

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