Martin 000-42 Authentic 1939 Guitar & Case with VTS Torrefied Top

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About This Listing

Thanks to Martin breakthrough Vintage Tone system, the wood inside this guitar is virtually aged, giving it the vintage look and sound of its 1939 namesake.
  • Model:000-42 Authentic 1939
  • Construction:Dovetail Neck Joint - Hide Glue Construction
  • Body Size:000-14 Fret
  • Top Material:Adirondack Spruce with VTS
  • Top Detail:N/A
  • Rosette:Abalone with Multi-Stripe
  • Bracing Pattern:Authentic 1939 Rearward Shifted X Brace
  • Brace Shape:Scalloped
  • Brace Material:Adirondack Spruce with VTS
  • Brace Size:5/16"
  • Back Material:Madagascar Rosewood
  • Back Detail:N/A
  • Back Purfling/Strip:Style 45 Golden Era
  • Side Material:Madagascar Rosewood
  • Side Detail:N/A
  • Endpiece:Grained Ivoroid
  • Endpiece Inlay:Boxed Multi-Stripe
  • Binding:Grained Ivoroid
  • Top Inlay Material:Abalone with Multi-Stripe
  • Side Inlay Material:N/A
  • Back Inlay Material:Multi-Stripe
  • Neck Material:Genuine Mahogany
  • Neck Shape:Authentic 1939
  • Neck Taper:Standard Taper
  • Nut Material:Bone
  • Headstock Shape:Solid with 1939 Taper
  • Headplate Material:Madagascar Rosewood
  • Headplate Detail:N/A
  • Headplate Logo Style:Script Old Style Overlay
  • Headplate Binding Material:N/A
  • Heelcap:Grained Ivoroid
  • Fingerboard Material:Ebony
  • Scale Length:24.9"
  • Neck Joins Body At:14th Fret
  • Number of Frets Total:20
  • Fingerboard Width at Nut:1 11/16''
  • Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret:2 1/8''
  • Fingerboard Inlay Material:Abalone
  • Fingerboard Inlay Style:Authentic 1939 Style 42 Snowflake
  • Fingerboard Binding Material:Grained Ivoroid
  • Side Dots:Faux Tortoise
  • Back and Side Finish:Gloss
  • Back and Sides Color:N/A
  • Finish Top:Gloss
  • Top Color:Clear
  • Finish Neck:Gloss
  • Neck Color:Dark Mahogany
  • Bridge Material:Ebony
  • Bridge Style:Authentic Belly - Glue in Long Saddle
  • Bridge String Spacing:2 1/8''
  • Saddle:Bone
  • Saddle Radius:16"
  • Tuning Machines:Nickel Enclosed Gear
  • Knob:Butterbean
  • Recommended Strings:SP Lifespan 92/8 Phosphor Bronze Light (MSP7100)
  • Bridge Pin Material:Faux Ivory
  • Bridge Pin Dots:Black Plastic
  • Pickguard:Faux Tortoise
  • Pickguard Inlay:N/A
  • Case:Ply Hardshell

Product Specs

ConditionBrand New (New)
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Right / Left Handed
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