MARTIN GPC 16 E

GPC-16E

Martin has expanded their popular 16 series with the addition of the GPC-16E. Each model in the 16 series is designed with the tone wood that best compliments the body size and shape of that particular model. With the new GPC-16E, which is a Grand Performance size with the depth of a 000, Martin selected solid koa back and sides to enhance the easy, natural resonance of this guitar, making it great for recording.


SPECIFICATIONS OVERVIEW


BODY SIZE:

Grand Performance 14-Fret (000 Depth)

FINISH TOP:

Gloss

CONSTRUCTION:

Simple Dovetail Neck Joint

BACK & SIDE FINISH:

Satin

BRACING PATTERN:

Forward Shifted X Brace

SCALE LENGTH:

25.4″

BRACE SHAPE:

Scalloped

FINGERBOARD WIDTH AT NUT:

1 3/4”

TOP MATERIAL:

Sitka Spruce

NECK SHAPE:

Modified Low Oval

BACK MATERIAL:

Koa

NECK TAPER:

High Performance Taper

SIDE MATERIAL:

Koa

ELECTRONICS:

Fishman Matrix VT Enhance NT2

 

TOP


TOP COLOR:

Clear

BRIDGE STYLE:

Modern Belly – Drop in Saddle

BINDING:

Silver

BRIDGE STRING SPACING:

2 5/32″

TOP INLAY MATERIAL:

Multi-Stripe

BRIDGE MATERIAL:

Ebony

TOP DETAIL:

None

BRIDGE PIN MATERIAL:

Black Tusq

PICKGUARD:

Faux Tortoise

BRIDGE PIN DOTS:

Mother of Pearl

PICKGUARD INLAY:

None

SADDLE:

Compensated White Tusq

ROSETTE:

Multi-Stripe

SADDLE RADIUS:

16″

BODY


BRACE MATERIAL:

Sitka Spruce

BACK & SIDES COLOR:

None

BRACE SIZE:

5/16″

BACK DETAIL:

Low Flamed

BACK PURFLING/STRIP:

Style 18

BACK INLAY MATERIAL:

Black Stripe

HEELCAP:

Silver

SIDE DETAIL:

Low Flamed

ENDPIECE:

None

SIDE INLAY MATERIAL:

None

ENDPIECE INLAY:

None

NECK


NECK MATERIAL:

Select Hardwood

FINGERBOARD MATERIAL:

Ebony

FINISH NECK:

Satin

FINGERBOARD WIDTH AT 12TH FRET:

2 1/8”

NECK COLOR:

None

FINGERBOARD INLAY STYLE:

Diamonds and Squares Long Pattern

NUMBER OF FRETS TOTAL:

20

FINGERBOARD INLAY MATERIAL:

Mother of Pearl

NECK JOINS BODY AT:

14th Fret

FINGERBOARD BINDING MATERIAL:

Silver

SIDE DOTS:

Black

RECOMMENDED STRINGS:

SP ACOUSTIC 92/8 PHOSPHOR BRONZE LIGHT (MSP4100)

HEADSTOCK


HEADSTOCK SHAPE:

Solid with Square Taper

TUNING MACHINES:

Satin Pearl Open Gear

HEADPLATE MATERIAL:

Ebony

KNOB:

Butterbean

HEADPLATE LOGO STYLE:

Script Old Style Overlay

NUT MATERIAL:

Bone

HEADPLATE BINDING MATERIAL:

None

MISC


CASE:

Ply Hardshell

LEFT HANDED AVAILABILITY:

Yes

LABEL:

None

PLEKED:

Yes