Yamaha SG-1000 (Tobacco Sunburst, 1976)

Here a rare 1976 Yamaha SG-1000 in Tobacco Sunburst finish, in good condition. Serial number 1077. Generally we still see a few SG-1000 guitars kicking about, but the clean examples are becoming hard. This one is 40+ years old and for its age it’s in very good condition with some minor patina of the brass hardware. The SG-1000 is one of the great guitars and the weapon of choice of many renowned players now and then. The guitar is quality built, set neck and ebony fret-board with mother of pearl, split-wing markers. Like most Yamaha SGs, this is a heavy one, Weight of guitar approx. 4.2 Kgs, neck width at nut approx. 4.4 cm.