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Martin BC-16GTE Jumbo Cutaway Acoustic-Electric Bass Guitar  

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The BC-16GTE acoustic bass with Jumbo body combines strong, clear bass and warm acoustic overtones, making it ideal for a variety of musical styles. The body, crafted of solid mahogany back and sides,... Click To Read More About This Product

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Overview

The BC-16GTE acoustic bass with Jumbo body combines strong, clear bass and warm acoustic overtones, making it ideal for a variety of musical styles. The body, crafted of solid mahogany back and sides, is fitted with a book-matched polished lacquer top of Sitka spruce. The graceful cutaway allows full access throughout the long scale 34" neck. A Fishman Prefix Plus T Bass onboard electronics system makes this Martin acoustic bass a powerful and versatile stage instrument.

Features
  • Jumbo solid mahogany body
  • Book-matched solid Sitka spruce top
  • 34" scale neck
  • Spanish cedar neck
  • East Indian rosewood fingerboard
  • Fishman Prefix Plus T Bass System
Specifications
    • Model: BC-16GTE
    • Label: Paper Label With Model Name
    • Construction: 1 Style, Ply Blocks, Mortise/Tenon Neck Joint
    • Body Size: J-14 Fret Cutaway
    • Top: Sitka Spruce
    • Top Braces: Sitka, 1 Style, Non-Scalloped
    • Pattern: Bass A-Frame
    • Bridge Plate: Maple
    • Top Binding: 6/32'' Black Boltaron
    • Rosette: Bold Herringbone
    • Additional Rosette Inlay: Single 18-Style Ring On Each Side Of Herringbone
    • Pickguard: PG, I-03, Self-Adhesive, Pattern 1
    • Back: Solid Genuine Mahogany
    • Back Binding: 6/32'' Black Boltaron
    • Sides: Solid Genuine Mahogany
    • Endpiece: Black Boltaron
    • Neck: Solid Spanish Cedar- 12/4 Or 10/4
    • Neck Shape: Special Bass
    • Headstock: Solid, 4-String (No Diamond), Bass Profile
    • Truss Rod: 2-Way Adjustable
    • Heelcap: Solid East Indian Rosewood
    • Nut: White Corian
    • Headplate: Solid East Indian Rosewood
    • Headplate Decal: Raised Gold Foil
    • Tuning Machines: Gotoh Cosmo Black Bass GB350/LRCK With CFM Logo
    • Fingerboard: Solid East Indian Rosewood
    • Radius: 16''
    • Actual Scale Length: 34''
    • Width At Nut: 1.58''
    • Width At 12th Fret: 2.18''
    • Frets Clear: 17
    • Total Frets: 23
    • Side Dots: White Boltaron
    • Side Dot Position: One At 3rd, 5th, 7th, 9th, Two At 12th, One At 15th, 17th, 19th & 21st Frets
    • Finish Body Package: Satin
    • Finish Top: Gloss
    • Finish Neck Package: Satin
    • Bridge: Solid East Indian Rosewood, Belly-Bass 4-String With Notches
    • String Spacing: 2-1/8''
    • Saddle: 16'' Radius, Compensated, White Tusq
    • Electronics: Fishman Prefix Plus T Bass System
    • Strap Button: Cosmo Black (EP-B2-CK)
    • Strings: MSP 4800 Phosphor Light Bass
    • Bridge Pins: White With Black Dots
    • End Pin: End-Pin Jack With Chrome Cap
Warranty
MANUFACTURER'S WARRANTY
One year warranty on Martin Backpackers, Little Martins and Ukuleles. Limited lifetime on other Martin guitars.


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