The DCPA4 is one of the most affordable Performing Artist Series guitars yet, with Martin adding more tonal colour and variety to the range with the DCPA4.
Performing Artist Series Dreadnought
Built to be suitable for long playing sessions, this all-solid dreadnought features a 14-fret Venetian cutaway design, and offers a highly playable neck with fast, comfortable action.
In place of mahogany, the satin-finished back and sides is constructed from African sapele, a wood very similar in appearance and tone to mahogany but is far cheaper to manufacture and better for the environment. This great alternative helps to significantly bring the performance-to-cost ratio down on the DCPA4.
A Solid Sitka Spruce top is beautifully finished in a polished natural wood gloss that offers great sustain and warmth which carries through for stage players thanks to Fishman's analogue A1 electronics system.
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Martin DCPA4 Technical Specifications
- Body Size: D-14 Fret Cutaway
- Finish Top: Gloss
- Construction: Simple Dovetail Neck Joint
- Back & Side Finish: Satin
- Bracing Pattern: X Brace
- Scale Length: 25.4"
- Brace Shape: Scalloped
- Fingerboard Width At Nut: 1-3/4"
- Top Material: Sitka Spruce
- Neck Shape: Performing Artist
- Back Material: Sapele
- Neck Taper: High Performance Taper
- Side Material: Sapele
- Electronics: Fishman Matrix VT Enhance NT2
- Top Color: Clear
- Bridge Style: Modern Belly - Drop in Saddle
- Binding: Black
- Bridge String Spacing: 2-5/32"
- Bridge Material: FSC Certified Richlite
- Bridge Pin Material: White Plastic
- Pickguard: Faux Tortoise
- Bridge Pin Dots: Black Plastic
- Saddle: Compensated White Tusq
- Rosette: Multi-Stripe
- Saddle Radius: 16"
- Brace Material: Sitka Spruce
- Back & Sides Color: Cherry
- Brace Size: 5/16" with 1/4" Tone Bars
- Heelcap: Granadillo
- Neck Material: Select Hardwood
- Fingerboard Material: FSC Certified Richlite
- Finish Neck: Satin
- Fingerboard Width At 12th Fret: 2-1/8"
- Neck Color: Cherry
- Fingerboard Inlay Style: Off-set Dots
- Number Of Frets Total: 20
- Fingerboard Inlay Material: White Plastic
- Neck Joins Body At: 14th Fret
- Side Dots: White
- Recommended Strings: SP Acoustic 92/8 Phosphor Bronze Light (MSP4100)
- Headstock Shape: Solid with Square Taper and Square Corners
- Tuning Machines: Chrome Enclosed Gear
- Headplate Material: Granadillo
- Knob: Large
- Headplate Logo Style: Script Overlay
- Nut Material: White Corian
- Case: Ply Hardshell
- Pleked: Yes
|Case Included||hard case|
|Neck Wood||select hard wood neck|
|Pickup Config||1 x fishman f1|
|Number Of Strings||6 string|
|Right / Left-Handed||right handed|
|Body Size||full size|
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