The Yamaha Pacifica 212VFM delivers high class elegance at an entry level price point. A simply exquisite flame maple top will turn heads at gigs making you the focus of attention. Big sound in one package. Dance your fingers over the gorgeous rosewood fingerboard and give your lead playing some flair with the tremolo arm.
Explore your sound. Sporting a humbucker-single-single configuration of Alnico V pickups and with a coil tap you have a wide arsenal of tones to draw from with the 212VFM. The humbucker offers biting rock overdrive, great for dazzling solos or crunch. The single coils flow with a deep bluesy twang that shines in both clean and distorted channels. With a vast repertoire of tones offer, the Pacifica 212VFM is ideal for any level of player.
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To generate this wicked set of tones Yamaha have loaded the 212VFM with a set of Alnico V pickups in a H-S-S configuration. Get warm articulated tones with superb resonance thanks to the recessed in body humbucker, enhancing the sustain produced. To add more dynamism to your playing, you can transform the humbucker with the in-built coil tap, switching to a vintage single-coil style that helps cut though the ensemble.Delve into the thick textures of the neck pickup to voice chords and blues riffs with clarity, while selecting the middle pickup provides a balanced sound perfect for rhythm sections. You'll have endless fun experimenting with the bounty of tones you can create.
A blend of superb materials can give you confidence this guitar belongs to a higher calibre. The rosewood fingerboard ensures smooth playability and ages well. In addition, it provides superior resonance thanks to the wood natural qualities. Lightweight maple is joined to an alder body, ensuring the guitar is easy to wield for beginners and producing a bright, chiming tone.
You will be delighted by the sustain made possible by this combination of materials, and the comfort and ease of playing the neck provides.
As part of the Pacifica series, the 120H aims to give you a stage-ready piece of equipment at affordable costs with no compromise of craftsmanship. Features like Alnico V pickups with multiple voicings and the maple neck with satin finish provide the kind of finesse you might expect on a more expensive guitar.
This is a capable instrument and will gift any player with strong humbucking tones. While it is an ideal guitar for beginners seeking to develop their skills further, its versatile tone generation will reward more experienced musicians too.