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Can someone identify what model this electric violin is?
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cutcakemaster
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August 27, 2016 - 3:50 pm
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It's look weird, and I have no idea what model it is. 1dcf42d2f8826a50f2fee226b84a1d3c.jpegImage Enlarger2ef3269a694152b613b136a7c031ba31.jpegImage Enlarger

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August 27, 2016 - 11:55 pm
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Are you sure its a Yamaha?

except for being a 5 string, it looks identical in every way like this one from Shar.

http://morethandecent.blogspot.com/

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 It could also be a Caraya violin. 

http://picclick.co.uk/4-4-Cara.....99153.html

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August 28, 2016 - 7:45 pm
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LOL, yes, looks like a Caraya violin that someone put a Yamaha sticker on. LOL

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Thanks lol XD
The owner claimed that it was Yamaha, and I really doubt it. We had a really rage out argument that seems to be never ending. Thanks to you guys that just unmask a scammer.

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Fiddlerman
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August 29, 2016 - 8:50 am
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I can't be sure but it doesn't seem like it is a Yamaha. I'll ask our Yamaha rep to confirm our suspicion. 🙂

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August 29, 2016 - 2:26 pm
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After confirming with the Yamaha guys I received this reply:

From: Ken Dattmore
Sent: Monday, August 29, 2016 11:36 AM

"Not even close. That’s a Yamaha Motors Logo, btw."

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I guess we should have noticed that as well. LOL

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August 29, 2016 - 3:32 pm
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So I asked them what the difference was between the music logo and the motors logo. Apparently the M and the tuning forks are slightly different.

The M has a raised middle part and the tuning forks are within the inner ring instead of the outside ring for the music logo.

1st motors then music.

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