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I recently purchased this guitar is original? The model is Yamaha SG510.

How can I determine if my newly purchased guitar is original?

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I don’t know squat about guitars, but as far as I know, the Y from the Yamaha logo never look like that. I’d say “fake”. –  Édouard Jul 18 at 18:36
    
The tuners seem to be misaligned too, not a good sign. –  Meaningful Username Jul 18 at 19:47

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I grabbed a dozen or so Google Images and none look even close. All the SG510 heads have a big logo and different font as Edouard pointed out. Unless your axe was heavily, and badly, refinished, you're stuck.

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