Anyone had experience with Yamaha Pacifica 510's? They seem to be the higher-end ones but I've never played one.

There's a massive price drop ****************YamahaGuitarOffer and I'm deciding whether to take the plunge and buy online without trying.

Any insight would be extremely helpful.
I have experience with the low-end pacificas, and they're outstanding in the price range. The 510 also has a lot of favorable reviews on it's side, so I'd say that it's a good guitar. Haven't tried one, but I think it's safe to say that it's worth the money if it's on sale.
I haven't played one, but since I have yet to hear anybody say anything bad about the Pacificas, I think that it would be a pretty safe investment, especially if it's on sale.

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I have a 10-year old Pacifica and it still works as good as ever. They're also extremely durable; I've dropped it a few times and the only damage was that some of the paint got scratched off.
Yeah the ones at Dolphin music have over 50% off ATM so it's a good deal. There's also a few acoustics in the sale but I don't need an acoustic right now. Hearing good feedback about the pacifica, I might have to go for it. I do love the one pickup design of it - makes it a bit more interesting than regular ones!
yeah i saw that price drop, pretty tempting.

I haven't tried the 510. They might have a pretty narrow nut width, so that'd be worth bearing in mind. Also I asked over at the fretboard forum and someone said he thought it wasn't routed for a neck pickup, so that would also be worth bearing in mind. for those two reasons I'll pass, but that doesn't necessarily mean that you have to.
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