MARTIN GPCPA 1

The Basics

The GPCPA1 Plus acoustic-electric cutaway model has solid East Indian rosewood back and sides. This instrument integrates state-of-the art electronics with striking aesthetic features, player comfort and enhanced bass. Available with a sunburst or ambertone shaded top for an additional $250.

Guitar of choice for Martin Ambassador James Valentine of Maroon 5.

Model:GPCPA1 Plus


Construction:Ply Blocks/Simple Dovetail Neck Joint


Body Size:Grand Performance 14 Fret Cutaway


Top:Solid Sitka Spruce


Rosette:Two Ring – Pearl


Top Bracing Pattern:Hybrid ”X” Scalloped


Top Braces:Solid Sitka Spruce 5/16”


Back Material:Solid East Indian Rosewood


Back Purfling:Solid Ovangkol


Side Material:Solid East Indian Rosewood


Endpiece:none


Endpiece Inlay:none


Binding:Solid Ovangkol


Top Inlay Style:Multiple Black/White Fiber


Side Inlay:none


Back Inlay:none


Neck Material:Select Hardwood


Neck Shape:Performing Artist Profile


Nut Material:Bone


Headstock:Solid/Square Taper


Headplate:Black Acrylic


Heelcap:Solid Black Ebony


Fingerboard Material:Black Richlite


Scale Length:25.4”


Number Of Frets Clear:14


Number Of Frets Total:20


Fingerboard Width At Nut:1-3/4”


Fingerboard Width At 12th Fret:2-1/8”


Fingerboard Position Inlays:Arrows & Squares


Fingerboard Binding:Solid Ovangkol


Finish Back & Sides:Polished Gloss


Finish Top:Polished Gloss ; Sunburst available at additional cost.


Finish Neck:Satin


Bridge Material:Black Richlite


Bridge Style:Performing Artist Belly


Bridge String Spacing:2-3/16”


Saddle:16” Radius/Compensated/White Tusq


Tuning Machines:Gold Enclosed w/ Large Buttons


Recommended Strings:Martin SP Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Light Gauge (MSP7100)


Bridge & End Pins:Bone w/ Pearl Dots


Pickguard:Performing Artist Style – Delmar Tortoise Color


Case:375PA Hardshell – Brown


Interior Label:none


Electronics:Fishman F1 Aura


Other Options:Available left-handed at no additional charge


Other Comments:All prices & specifications are subject to change without notice.