Perfect for a big, bold acoustic sound, and perfectly suited to the wide tonal range of a 12-string, the LL16-12’s use of solid Englemann spruce and solid rosewood makes for excellent projection and a superbly balanced, powerful sound.
Original Jumbo Type Body Solid Engelmann Spruce Top Treated with A.R.E. Solid Rosewood Back & Side High Comfort Traditional Neck Profile 5ply neck SRT Zero Impact Pickup 12-strings
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A.R.E. (Acoustic Resonance Enhancement)
A.R.E. (Acoustic Resonance Enhancement) is an original wood reforming technology developed by Yamaha.
Through precise controll of temperature, humidity, and atmospheric pressure, the molecular properties of the wood can be manipulated into a more acoustically ideal condition, similar to the molecular characteristics of woods in instruments that have been played for years.
New Designed Bracing Pattern
A modified non-scalloped bracing design retains the L series’ characteristic bright tone while enhancing low-end tone.
High Comfortable Traditional Neck Profile
A reevaluation of string spacing, string height, fingerboard binding, and neck taper led to a new neck shape that better fits today’s raditional players. The new design offers stable grip and smooth playability over the full length of the neck.
New 5-ply neck designs are constructed of rosewood and mahogany plies. The design integrates the neck, head, and body into a single unit creating a powerful, rich sound. This approach also creates a strong, stable neck that resists twisting and warping.
This traditional Yamaha body style is known for its rich volume, a wide dynamic range, and excellent tonal balance. Beautiful, transparent tone is the result of a design that has been refined by artists around the globe.
Beautiful Abalone Binding
Based on the LL16, the new LL16D features intricate abalone inlay work around the body and sound hole. The inlays look particularly nice on stage where they beautifully reflect the stage lights. In addition to the natural finish, black is also available.
Top Solid Engelmann Spruce A.R.E. Back Solid Rosewood Side Solid Rosewood Neck Mahogany & Rosewood 5ply Fingerboard Ebony Body Depth 100-125 mm (3 15/16"-4 15/16") Nut Width 46 mm (1 13/16") String Length 634 mm (25") Body Original Jumbo Type Tuners Die-cast Gold (TMW-28G) Color Natural Finish Urethan Standard Accessary Hard Bag Bridge Ebony Pickups SRT Zero Impact Pickup
Covered by CITES Yes CITES Scientific Name of Wood or Woods Used Dalbergia latifolia(Indonesia) CITES Country or Countries of Wood Origin Indonesia
Product ID GLL1612ARE
Questions & Answers
Question: What material are the nut at the neck and the saddle string rest at the bridge made from? Thanks, Gerry
Hi Gerry, thanks for getting in touch. The nut and saddle are made from urea (a bone substitute).