Constructed with a tight waist and jumbo body, the Martin J-40 will give you everything and more. Well-versed in the arts of deep resonance and strong projection, this timeless balance between Sitka Spruce and East Indian Rosewood is furthered by an extended body size. Detailed in the tradition of the Style 45s, it comes with a matching Style 45 abalone pearl inlaid rosette, CF Martin headstock, and dot bridge pins. This guitar boasts powerful sound ideal for singer/songwriters on stage and in studio. This is a brand new guitar that comes with a 580 Geib Style hard shell case and limited lifetime warranty. Please feel free to give us a call toll free or live chat with us if you have any questions about this exceptional instrument.
About the Standard Series:
The Standard Series is really the foundation of the entire line of Martin guitars. Historically, every instrument that is built today has evolved, in some degree, from these classic Martin designs. Standard Series guitars feature solid wood top, back and sides, polished gloss finish and hand-fit dovetail neck attachment.
Top: Solid Sitka Spruce
Back: Solid East Indian Rosewood
Sides: Solid East Indian Rosewood
Body Size: J-14 Fret
Construction: Mahogany Blocks/Dovetail Neck Joint
Rosette: Style 45
Top Bracing: Standard ''X'' Scalloped, Forward Shifted Solid Sitka Spruce 5/16''
Binding: White Boltaron
Neck Material: Mahogany
Neck Shape: Low Profile
Nut Material: Bone
Nut Width: 1-11/16''
Fingerboard: Solid Black Ebony
Scale Length: 25.4''
Finish Back & Sides: Polished Gloss
Finish Top: Polished Gloss
Finish Neck: Satin
Bridge Material: Solid Black Ebony
Saddle: 16'' Radius/Compensated/Bone
Bridge & End Pins: White w/ Abalone Pearl Dots
Case: 580 Geib Style Hard Shell
Why We Love Martin
Every Martin Guitar is a piece of music history. Inventors of the dreadnought guitar style, the Martin Guitar Company has built a legacy developing the world’s most coveted acoustic instruments for over 180 years. When you buy a Martin, you are buying an heirloom. That’s why we at Cream City Music love this iconic brand.