Martin B1 Acoustic Bass Guitar

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And now about the Martin B1 Acoustic Bass:

Our hands make the Martin B1 Acoustic Bass, magic for your hands. A Martin b1 guitar, because it is crafted with the best raw materials, and made by world-renowned skilled craftspeople, becomes a magical sensual experience-to completely satisfy your personal aesthetics.

Our dedicated workers set out to make sure that your martin b1 jumbo acoustic bass guitar will look, feel and sound great from the moment you pick it up. Even more satisfying for you, you will sense that your Martin sounds, plays and feels even better with each passing day-and year.

All of Martin’s quality and playability in an acoustic bass that makes its presence felt!

The Martin B1 combines the legendary volume of the jumbo shape and size with the affordability of Martin’s popular 1 Series — all in a full-scale, 4-string bass. Constructed using mahogany for the back, sides, and neck, solid Sitka spruce for the beautiful top, and East Indian rosewood for the fretboard. Includes Martin hardshell case.

Features:

Solid spruce top
Black-and-white rosette
Tortoise color pickguard and binding
A-frame X-bracing
Laminated mahogany sides
Solid mahogany back
Ebony fingerboard and bridge
Neck width at nut 1 37/64″
34″ scale length
23 frets
Includes:
hardshell case.

Model Specifications
MODEL B-1
CONSTRUCTION:
Mortoise/Tenon Neck Joint
BODY SIZE: J-14 Fret
TOP:
Solid Sitka Spruce
ROSETTE: Style 28
TOP BRACING PATTERN:
Bass (A-Frame)
TOP BRACES: 1
Style/Non-Scalloped
BACK MATERIAL:
Solid Genuine Mahogany
BACK PURFLING:
Style 18
SIDE MATERIAL:
Laminated Mahogany
ENDPIECE: Black Boltaron®
ENDPIECE INLAY:
none
BINDING: Tortoise Color
TOP INLAY STYLE:
none
SIDE INLAY:
none
BACK INLAY:
none
NECK MATERIAL:
Genuine Mahogany
NECK SHAPE:
Bass
NUT MATERIAL: White Corian®
HEADSTOCK:
Solid/4 String No Diamond/Standard Taper
HEADPLATE: Solid East Indian
Rosewood/ Raised Gold Foil Logo
HEELCAP:
Solid East Indian Rosewood
FINGERBOARD
MATERIAL:
Solid East Indian
Rosewood
SCALE LENGTH:
34.15”
# OF FRETS
CLEAR:
17
# OF FRETS TOTAL:
23
FINGERBOARD
WIDTH AT NUT:
1.58”
FINGERBOARD WIDTH 12TH FRET:
2.18”
FINGERBOARD
POSITION INLAYS:
none
FINGERBOARD BINDING:
none
FINISH BACK &
SIDES:
Semi Gloss/
Mahogany Stain/ Dark Filler
FINISH TOP:
Semi Gloss/ Clear
FINISH NECK: Semi Gloss/ Dark
Mahogany Stain/ Dark Filler
BRIDGE MATERIAL:
Solid East Indian Rosewood
BRIDGE STYLE: Belly- Bass 4
String
BRIDGE STRING SPACING:
2 1/8”
SADDLE: 16” Radius/White
Micarta®
TUNING MACHINES:
Gotoh Chrome Bass w/ Large Knobs
RECOMMENDED
STRINGS:
Martin M-580
Phosphor Light Bass
BRIDGE & END PINS:
White w/ Black Dots
PICKGUARD: I-01 Tortoise
Color
CASE:
360 Hard Shell
INTERIOR
LABEL:
none
ELECTRONICS:
optional
OTHER OPTIONS: Available
left-handed at no additional charge
OTHER COMMENTS:
All prices & specifications are subject to change without notice.