The Martin GPCPA5 acoustic-electric guitar will make you a believer. Everyone's definition of perfection varies, but 10 minutes with this beautiful Grand Performance instrument in your hands will convince you. Martin instruments are insightfully designed and crafted, as this guitar masterfully demonstrates. An affordable Performing Artist Model, this Grand Performance Cutaway is great for gigging or practicing at home. It features a Black HPL top, back and sides, and Fishman F1 Analog electronics to help it sing onstage. This axe is a head-turner; from the unique dot markers to the shape of the pickguard, understated good taste is evident throughout. The GPCPA5 is designed for performing, but it's also an instrument you'll want to treasure in your family for generations.
Construction: Mortise/Tenon Neck Joint
Body Size: Grand Performance 14 Fret Cutaway
Top: Solid Sitka spruce
Rosette: Two Ring
Top Bracing Pattern: Hybrid ''X'' Scalloped
Top Braces: Solid Sitka Spruce 5/16''
Back Material: Mahogany Pattern HPL Textured Finish
Back Purfling: none
Side Material: Mahogany Pattern HPL Textured Finish
Endpiece Inlay: none
Top Inlay Style: none
Side Inlay: none
Back Inlay: none
Neck Material: Rust Stratabond
Neck Shape: Performing Artist Profile
Nut Material: White Corian
Headstock: Solid/Square Taper
Headplate: Mahogany Pattern HPL
Fingerboard Material: Black Richlite
Scale Length: 25.4''
Number Of Frets Clear: 14
Number Of Frets Total: 20
Fingerboard Width At Nut: 1-3/4''
Fingerboard Width At 12th Fret: 2-1/8''
Fingerboard Position Inlays: Offset Dots - White ABS
Fingerboard Binding: none
Finish Back & Sides: none
Finish Top: Hand Rubbed Finish
Finish Neck: none
Bridge Material: Black Richlite
Bridge Style: Performing Artist Belly
Bridge String Spacing: 2-3/16''
Saddle: 16'' Radius/Compensated/White Tusq
Tuning Machines: Chrome Enclosed w/Small Buttons
Recommended Strings: Martin Studio Performance Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Light Gauge (MSP7100)