The Martin 000-17SM acoustic is subtle in appearance but surprisingly big and bold on tone, with a sleek Shaded Gloss body finish that gives it the true essence of a vintage acoustic guitar.
Classic tone and a distinctive feel
The classic smaller 12-fret neck makes it extremely fast and playable for both fingerpicking and strumming styles, with accessible frets and superb intonation. The 000-sized body, with Solid Sitka spruce top with solid mahogany back and sides, offer a naturally lighter, woody character that sits easily on studio recordings with minimal EQ and processing required as a result.
- Model: 000-17SM
- Construction: Ply Blocks/Simple Dovetail Neck Joint
- Body Size: 000-12 Fret
- Top: Solid Sitka Spruce
- Rosette: Single Ring
- Top Bracing Pattern: A-Frame
- Top Braces: Solid Sitka Spruce 5/16"
- Back Material: Solid Genuine Mahogany
- Side Material: Solid Genuine Mahogany
- Binding: Tortoise Color - Brown
- Neck Material: Select Hardwood
- Neck Shape: Modified Low Oval
- Nut Material: Bone
- Headstock: Slotted/Square Taper
- Headplate: Solid East Indian Rosewood
- Fingerboard Material: Solid Morado
- Scale Length: 25.4"
- Number Of Frets Clear: 12
- Number Of Frets Total: 20
- Fingerboard Width At Nut: 1-3/4"
- Fingerboard Width At 12th Fret: 2-1/4"
- Fingerboard Position Inlays: Diamonds & Squares - Short Pattern
- Finish Back & Sides: Satin
- Finish Top: 17 Style Shaded Gloss Top
- Finish Neck: Satin
- Bridge Material: Solid Morado
- Bridge Style: Belly
- Bridge String Spacing: 2-1/4"
- Saddle: 16" Radius/Compensated/Bone
- Tuning Machines: Golden Age Nickel Side Mount w/ Ivoroid Button
- Recommended Strings: Martin SP Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Light Gauge (MSP7100)
- Bridge & End Pins: Solid Black Ebony
- Pickguard: Tortoise Color
- Case: 331 Hardshell
- Electronics: optional
|Case Included||hard case|
|Neck Wood||select hardwood|
|Number Of Strings||6 string|
|Right / Left Handed||right handed|
|Body Size||Three quarter size|
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