The Martin 000-17 Acoustic Guitar has a satin black smoke finish offset with grained ivoroid binding and pickguard show off the understated beauty of this guitar. It is crafted with a solid Sitka spruce top and mahogany back and sides for a comforting, warm tone. The Guatemalan rosewood fingerboard and bridge pop against the rich, black satin finish. The comfortable body size and modified low oval neck with a Performing Artist taper make this guitar easy to play.
Serial Number: 2367096
Solid Sitka Spruce top
Mahogany back and sides
Guatemalan fingerboard and bridge
Hard case included
Construction: Simple Dovetail Neck Joint
Body Size: 000-14 Fret
Top: Solid Sitka Spruce
Rosette: Single Ring
Top Bracing Pattern: Standard "X" Scalloped
Top Braces: Solid Sitka Spruce 5/16"
Back Material: Solid Mahogany
Back Purfling: none
Side Material: Solid Mahogany
Binding: Grained Ivoroid
Top Inlay Style: Black Boltaron
Side Inlay: Black Boltaron
Neck Material: Select Hardwood
Neck Shape: Modified Low Oval Profile w/ Performing Artist Taper
Nut Material: Bone
Headstock: Solid/Square Taper
Headplate: Solid Black Ebony w/ Authentic Style (1933) Logo
Fingerboard Material: Solid Guatemalan Rosewood
Scale Length: 24.9"
Number of Frets: 20
Fingerboard Width at Nut: 1-3/4"
Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 2-1/8"
Fingerboard Position Inlays: Style 18 (1955) - MOP Dots
Finish Back and Sides: Satin - Black Smoke
Finish Top: Satin - Black Smoke
Finish Neck: Satin - Black Smoke
Bridge Material: Solid Guatemalan Rosewood
Bridge Style: Modern Straightline w/ Drop-In Saddle
Bridge String Spacing: 2-5/32"
Saddle: 16" Radius/Compensated/Bone
Tuning Machines: Golden Age Relic Nickel w/ Cream Buttons
Recommended Strings: Martin SP Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Light Gauge (MSP7100)