Thank you for choosing a Y
amaha electric-acoustic guitar .
or der to make the most of the advanced featur es and performance pr ovided by your
, please r ead this manual car efully befor e using the instrument.
that this manua l covers only the electr onic parts of t his pr od uct . For informa tio n on
oth er n on-e lec tr on ic p arts , r efer t o t he s epar ate A cous tic Guit ar Owne r’ s Man ual.
PLEASE READ CAREFULL
Y BEFORE PROCEEDING
Please keep this manual in a saf
e and handy place f or future r efer ence.
Always follow the basic precautions listed below to avoid the possibility of serious injury
or even death from electrical shock, short-circuiting, damages, ﬁre or other hazards. These
precautions include, but are not limited to, the following:
Do not open
This ins trume nt c onta ins no u ser -s ervi ceabl e pa rts. Do not o pen the inst rume nt or att empt to
ssem ble or modi fy t he inte rnal com pone nts in any way . If it s houl d ap pea r to be malf unct ion -
dis conti nue use imme diat ely a nd h ave it i nspec ted by q uali ﬁed Y am aha s ervi ce p erso nnel.
ot e xpose the ins trum ent to ra in, use it n ear w ater or in d amp or we t co ndit ions , pla ce i t on any
aine rs (s uch as v ases , bo ttles , or gla sses ) con tain ing liqu ids t hat migh t sp ill into any open ings . If
liqu id s uch as w ate r se eps into the ins trum ent, tur n of f th e po wer imm edia tely and hav e th e in stru -
ins pecte d by qua liﬁe d Y amaha servi ce p erso nnel .
If you notice any abnormality
one of t he f ollo wing pro blems occ ur , imme diat ely turn off the powe r an d re move all batt erie s
the inst rume nt, then hav e the ins trum ent inspe cted by Y am aha serv ice p erso nnel .
- It emits unusual smells or smoke.
- Some object has been dropped into the instrument.
- There is a sudden loss of sound during use of the instrument.
Always follow the basic precautions listed below to avoid the possibility of physical injury to
you or others, or damage to the inst
rument or other property . These precautions inclu de, but are
not limited to, the following:
re c onnec ting the ins trum ent t o ot her elec troni c co mpon ents , tur n of f th e po wer for a ll c ompo nent s.
re t urnin g th e po wer on o r off for all com ponen ts, set all volu me le vels to mini mum.
Be sure to set the volumes of all components at their minimum levels and gradually raise the
volume controls while playing the instrument to set the desired listening level.
Do not place the instrument in an unstable position where it might accidentally fall over .
Do not rest your weight on, or place heavy objects on the instrument, and do not use exces-
sive force on the buttons, switches or connectors.
Do not use the instrument/device or headphones for a long period of time at a high or uncom-
fortable volume level, since this can cause permanent hearing loss. If you experience any
hearing loss or ringing in the ears, consult a physician.
Y amaha cannot be held responsible for damage caused by improper use or modiﬁcations
to the instrument, or data that is lost or destroyed.
Information on the battery can be found in the section at the end of this sheet.
Please read the instruction manual for the external audio device such as a guitar ampli-
, etc., prior to use.
(with power switch function)
buil t-i n pre ampl iﬁe r is a utom ati cal ly tu rne d ON wh en a g uita r cab le is
nect ed to the out put ja ck. The tun er c an be turn ed on or off anyt ime .
Controls the volume. T urning the knob fully counterclockwise sets the volume to zero.
TT . (Battery Check) Indicator
indicator will light when the batter y needs to be replaced. Please replace the bat-
tery as soon as possible when the BA
TT . indicator lights.
battery check indicator may light momentarily when the TUNER switch is
knob positions in the ﬁgure show the ﬂat level setting. T urn clockwise to boost, or
counter clockwise to cut.
Boosts or cuts the level of the low frequencies.
: Boosts or cuts the level of the middle frequencies. The AMF control
the center frequency of the band affected by this control.
Boosts or cuts the level of the high frequencies.
AMF (Adjustable Mid Frequency) Control
the center fre quency of the band of frequenc ies affecte d by the MID equalizer
The range is from 80 Hz to 5 kHz.
Displays tuner information.
Switches the tuner ON/OFF
y s t e m :
s t e m 7 3
i c k u p :
r S e n s o r ( P i ez o t y p e )
r e a m p l i f i e r C o n t ro l s :
l . , 3- B a n d E Q ( H I G H, M I D , L O W ) , AM F c o n t r o l , TU N E R
u t p u t J a c k :
m b i n a t i o n e n d
n / p o w e r s w it c h
u t p u t I m p e d a n c e :
a t t e r i e s :
i z e A A a l k a l i n e b a t t e r y ( L R 6 )
a t t e r y Li f e:
p p r ox . 1 8 0 h o u r s ( W i t h o u t t u n er a n d u s i n g a lk a l i n e b a t t e r i e s . M a y d i f f e r
e t o o p e r a t i n g co n d i t i o n s . )
un er :
r o m a t i c t y p e ( 1 2 s e m i - t o n e s ) , A4 = 4 4 0 H z , A c cu r a c y
n g e + / – 3 c e nt s
c c e s s o r i e s :
c k a d j u s t m e n t h e x - w r e n c h x1
USING THE TUNER
e s s a n d h o l d t h e TU N ER s w i t ch u nt i l t h e
is p l a y l i g h t s t o s w i t c h t h e t u ne r
une the guitar string until the note name of the desired pitch appears in the display .
string is in tune when onl y the
lamp ligh ts in the cen ter of the displa y .
the TUNER switch again to switch the tuner power OFF . Also, if the note name is not
w n in t he d isp la y fo r mo re t han 1 m in ut e, the po w er w il l aut om a tic al ly s w itc h OF F .
display goes off)
ayt ake afe wse cond sbe fore the tun erc and ete ctp itch esa fter bei ngs witc hed ON.
note name and
displays may have difculty keeping up with irregular
tune rma yno tbe abl eto de tect not esr ich with ove rton eso rwi thv ery shor tsu stai n.
In T une
Pitch is high
ttery power becomes lo w, the batter y check indicator will light. Replace the batteries
as soon as possible.
s the re lea se lev er on th e ba tter y c ase in t he di-
indicated by the arrow
in the illustration in
to unlock it, and then slide out the battery holder .
Remove the old
batteries from the battery holder , and
s e rt t h e t wo n e w s iz e AA al k a li n e b a tt e r ie s . Mak e
sure that the poles on
the batteries are properly posi-
as shown in the diagram inside of the holder .
the ba ttery holder back into the battery case and
ﬁrmly so that the batter y holder locks in place.