Alvarez Yairi FYM66HD Masterworks OM Honduran Mahogany Acoustic Guitar - Natural
Alvarez Yairi FYM66HD Masterworks OM Honduran Mahogany Acoustic Guitar - Natural
Alvarez Yairi FYM66HD Masterworks OM Honduran Mahogany Acoustic Guitar - Natural
Alvarez Yairi FYM66HD Masterworks OM Honduran Mahogany Acoustic Guitar - Natural
Alvarez Yairi FYM66HD Masterworks OM Honduran Mahogany Acoustic Guitar - Natural
Alvarez Yairi FYM66HD Masterworks OM Honduran Mahogany Acoustic Guitar - Natural
Alvarez Yairi FYM66HD Masterworks OM Honduran Mahogany Acoustic Guitar - Natural
Alvarez Yairi FYM66HD Masterworks OM Honduran Mahogany Acoustic Guitar - Natural
Alvarez Yairi FYM66HD Masterworks OM Honduran Mahogany Acoustic Guitar - Natural
Alvarez Yairi FYM66HD Masterworks OM Honduran Mahogany Acoustic Guitar - Natural

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Alvarez Yairi FYM66HD Masterworks OM Honduran Mahogany Acoustic Guitar - Natural

Sale price$2,999.00 Regular price$4,499.00
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OVERVIEW

Crafted from seasoned Honduran mahogany (at least 40 years) for a lightweight instrument with an open, warm voice.

This Yairi FYM66HD Masterworks OM Honduran Mahogany acoustic is a stunning little guitar made from old-growth Honduran mahogany which has been naturally seasoning for 50 years in the perfect climate of Kani, Japan. The Yairi FYM66HD Masterworks OM Honduran Mahogany is rich and warm sounding with wonderful strong mids and round, bell like trebles.

The guitar itself is very light in weight due to the quality of the wood and thin finish; you feel it resonating as it instantly responds to your requests. Its projection is open and its volume for an OM body size is loud. Being a Yairi its intonation is incredible and the all-around spec of the guitar is of the highest level with the amazing Gotoh 510 tuners and ebony bridge, fingerboard and headstock veneer.

How They Came To Be
This magical line of Yairi Masterworks guitars came about, almost by accident, as Alvarez-Yairi designers were detailing the specs of a guitar for a wonderful player named Jack Pearson. It was thought that Adirondack spruce paired with Honduran mahogany would be the best combination needed for Jack’s tonal requests.

Mr. Yairi amassed an incredible amount of tonewood throughout his life and although most is in or around the factory, some was stored on a piece of land he owned some miles away. The Alvarez team would go and see the wood on every trip to Kani, it became a ritual after lunch, but because most of the supply had darkened due to the elements making them unsure what all of it was. Looking back now, Mr. Yairi may have been thinking, "One day they will realize what is in here."

Well that day came. Suspecting that Mr. Yairi had a supply of Honduran mahogany on his piece of land they travelled there again, and what they found in terms of tonewood was pure gold; perfectly conditioned billets of old growth Honduran mahogany that had been naturally seasoning for around 50 years…unbelievable.

Had Alvarez's team not discussed Honduran mahogany for Jack’s guitar they may have never discovered such a treasure. This series celebrates this amazing wood, arguably the best tonewood of all, and it also celebrates Mr. Yairi’s lifelong (and beyond) commitment to his art.

Honduran Series are some of the best guitars Alvarez-Yairi have ever made and offer incredible value for such highly specified, inspiring handmade instruments.

Honduran Series are some of the best guitars Alvarez-Yairi have ever made and offer incredible value for such highly specified, inspiring handmade instruments.

FEATURES
  • One-piece mahogany neck
  • Dovetail neck joint: Dovetail
  • Direct coupled ebony bridge
  • Paua abalone and mother-of-pearl inlays
  • Ivoroid binding
  • Ebony bridge pins
  • D’Addario EXP16 strings

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SPECIFICATIONS Body
  • Body type: OM
  • Cutaway: No
  • Top wood: Solid Honduran mahogany
  • Back and sides: Solid Honduran mahogany
  • Bracing pattern: Hand-carved FST2, scalloped forward shifted X with assymetrical tone bars
  • Body finish: Gloss Natural
  • Orientation: Right handed
Neck
  • Neck shape: Not specified
  • Nut width: 1.73" (44 mm)
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Neck wood: Mahogany
  • Scale length: 25"
  • Number of frets: 20
  • Neck finish: Gloss Natural
Electronics
  • Pickup/preamp: No
  • Brand: Not applicable
  • Configuration: Not applicable
  • Preamp EQ: Not applicable
  • Feedback filter: Not applicable
  • Tuner: Not applicable
Other
  • Headstock overlay: Ebony
  • Tuning machines: Gotoh 510s, gold with ebony buttons
  • Bridge: Ebony
  • Saddle and nut: Real bone
  • Number of strings: 6
  • Special features:
  • Case: Hardshell case
  • Accessories: None
  • Country of origin: Japan 
YAIRI HONDURAN SERIES FOLK, NATURAL GLOSS FINISH KEY FEATURES Series Alvarez-Yairi Honduran
Top Wood Solid Honduran Mahogany - Seasoned for Min' 40 Years
Back & Sides Wood Solid Honduran Mahogany - Seasoned for Min' 40 Years
Shape Folk/OM
Neck One piece mahogany, 50/50 Semi gloss finish
Bracing System Handcarved FST2 - Forward Shifted, Scalloped X
Bridge Ebony Direct Coupled
Inlays Ebony/12th Fret Inlay
Fingerboard Ebony / 12th Fret Inlay
Headstock Plate Ebony
Nut & Saddle Real Bone
Tuner Gotoh 510's Gold with Ebony Buttons
Binding Ivoroid
Bridge Pins Ebony
Strings D'Addario EXP16
Accessory Alvarez Hardshell Wood Case



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MSRP $3,799.00

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To start a return, you can contact us at info@irvineartandmusic.com. If your return is accepted, we’ll send you a return shipping label, as well as instructions on how and where to send your package. Items approved for return may be subject to return shipping costs. Shipping costs will be deducted from the refund balance. Items sent back to us without first requesting a return will not be accepted.

You can always contact us for any return questions at info@irvineartandmusic.com.

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Certain types of items cannot be returned, including:

  • Used Instruments.
  • Books, Tubes, Stylus Needles, Harmonicas, Ear Worn Items, Wood or Plastic Recorders, Mouthpieces, Opened Strings, Reeds or Fog Fluid.
  • Special and Custom Order merchandise (items that are not shown on irvineartandmusic.com or regularly stocked by Irvine Art and Music) may be paid in full on order and cannot be cancelled unless cancellable at the manufacturer and cannot be returned unless defective
  • We reserve the right to deny return privileges to abusers of our policy, including those making excessive returns or returning abused and altered items.

SPECIAL ORDER POLICY

We will gladly special order your item should we not have it as a regularly stocked product, subject to the following policies.

  • All special orders are subject to at least a minimum of a 25% Deposit at the time of order. 
  • NO RETURNS will be accepted on special order or non-stock merchandise.
  • Special order items and deposits are NON-REFUNDABLE.
  • Special orders CANNOT BE CANCELLED once placed with our suppliers.
  • We are not responsible for production delays or other unforeseen circumstances that delay delivery of any special order.  We will provide an estimate of the lead time required for your item to come in to best of our ability, however we cannot guarantee a lead time in any case.

Customers will be asked to sign a form acknowledging our special order policies and that they have reviewed the order for accuracy.

Please get in touch if you have questions or concerns about your specific item.

Unfortunately, we cannot accept returns on sale items or gift cards.

Exchanges
The fastest way to ensure you get what you want is to return the item you have, and once the return is accepted, make a separate purchase for the new item.

Refunds
We will notify you once we’ve received and inspected your return, and let you know if the refund was approved or not. If approved, you’ll be automatically refunded on your original payment method. Please remember it can take some time for your bank or credit card company to process and post the refund too. Refunded items are subject to a 5% restocking fee.

Shipping & Returns

We have a 14-day return policy, which means you have 14 days after receiving your item to request a return. Items must be returned in the condition they were received, including all accessories, documentation, and packaging materials. Remember that if your order was shipped for free under our free shipping promo, the cost of outbound shipping will be deducted from your return credit. You’ll also need the receipt or proof of purchase to finalize a return.

To start a return, you can contact us at info@irvineartandmusic.com. If your return is accepted, we’ll send you a return shipping label, as well as instructions on how and where to send your package. Items approved for return may be subject to return shipping costs. Shipping costs will be deducted from the refund balance. Items sent back to us without first requesting a return will not be accepted.

You can always contact us for any return questions at info@irvineartandmusic.com.

Damages and issues
Please inspect your order upon reception and contact us immediately if the item is defective, damaged or if you receive the wrong item so that we can evaluate the issue and make it right. You have 5 days to report any defects, wrong order, or damage to the shipped order. 

Exceptions / non-returnable items
Certain types of items cannot be returned, including:

  • Used Instruments.
  • Books, Tubes, Stylus Needles, Harmonicas, Ear Worn Items, Wood or Plastic Recorders, Mouthpieces, Opened Strings, Reeds or Fog Fluid.
  • Special and Custom Order merchandise (items that are not shown on irvineartandmusic.com or regularly stocked by Irvine Art and Music) may be paid in full on order and cannot be cancelled unless cancellable at the manufacturer and cannot be returned unless defective
  • We reserve the right to deny return privileges to abusers of our policy, including those making excessive returns or returning abused and altered items.

SPECIAL ORDER POLICY

We will gladly special order your item should we not have it as a regularly stocked product, subject to the following policies.

  • All special orders are subject to at least a minimum of a 25% Deposit at the time of order. 
  • NO RETURNS will be accepted on special order or non-stock merchandise.
  • Special order items and deposits are NON-REFUNDABLE.
  • Special orders CANNOT BE CANCELLED once placed with our suppliers.
  • We are not responsible for production delays or other unforeseen circumstances that delay delivery of any special order.  We will provide an estimate of the lead time required for your item to come in to best of our ability, however we cannot guarantee a lead time in any case.

Customers will be asked to sign a form acknowledging our special order policies and that they have reviewed the order for accuracy.

Please get in touch if you have questions or concerns about your specific item.

Unfortunately, we cannot accept returns on sale items or gift cards.

Exchanges
The fastest way to ensure you get what you want is to return the item you have, and once the return is accepted, make a separate purchase for the new item.

Refunds
We will notify you once we’ve received and inspected your return, and let you know if the refund was approved or not. If approved, you’ll be automatically refunded on your original payment method. Please remember it can take some time for your bank or credit card company to process and post the refund too. Refunded items are subject to a 5% restocking fee.

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