Martin CEO-8 Acoustic Guitar, Sycamore Sides/Back, Spruce Top, Cherry Burst Finish

Item # GTSCEO8
| Mfg # CEO8
| UPC # 729789471367
Our Price: $5,529.00
Retail: $6,999.00 | You Save: 21%
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This big bodied acoustic features a solid Sitka spruce top and sycamore back and sides with a striking polished gloss custom cherry burst finish complemented by a Faux red tortoise pickguard with purple Martin design that is sure to garner attention. Other aesthetic touches include a black dorian headplate with MOP (The Martin) with Crown inlay, MOP Backslash fingerboard inlays, gold tuners with pearled keystone buttons and bone bridge and end pins with paua pearl dots.

  • Model: CEO-8
  • Construction: Solid Mahogany Blocks/Dovetail Neck Joint
  • Body Size: 17" Grand J-14 Fret
  • Top: Solid Sitka Spruce
  • Rosette: Two Ring - Multiple B/W Fiber with Select Abalone
  • Top Bracing Pattern: Standard "X", Progressively Scalloped Tone Bars
  • Top Braces: Solid Sitka Spruce 5/16"
  • Back Material: Solid Sycamore
  • Back Purfling: Style 45
  • Side Material: Solid Sycamore
  • Endpiece: Black Boltaron
  • Endpiece Inlay: Black/White Boltaron
  • Binding: Black Boltaron
  • Top Inlay Style: Multiple Black/White Boltaron
  • Side Inlay: Multiple Black/White Boltaron
  • Back Inlay: Black/White Boltaron
  • Neck Material: Solid Sycamore
  • Neck Shape: Modified Low Oval with PA Taper
  • Nut Material: Bone
  • Headstock: Solid/Archtop Shape
  • Headplate: Black Corian with mother of pearl (The Martin) with Crown Inlay
  • Heelcap: Black Boltaron with Multiple B/W Inlay
  • Fingerboard Material: Solid Black Ebony
  • Scale Length: 25.4"
  • # of Frets Clear: 14
  • # of Frets Total: 20
  • Fingerboard width at nut: 1-3/4"
  • Fingerboard width at 12th Fret: 2-1/8"
  • Fingerboard Position Inlays: Mother-of-Pearl Backslash Design
  • Fingerboard Binding: none
  • Finish Back and Sides: Polished Gloss with Custom Cherry Burst
  • Finish Top: Polished Gloss with Custom Cherry Burst
  • Finish Neck: Polished Gloss with Custom Cherry Burst
  • Bridge Material: Solid Black Ebony
  • Bridge Style: Modified 30's Style with Drop-In Saddle
  • Bridge String Spacing: 2-3/16"
  • Saddle: 16" Radius/Compensated/White Tusq
  • Tuning Machines: Gold with Pearloid Keystone Buttons
  • Recommended Strings: Martin SP Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Medium Gauge (MSP7200)
  • Bridge and End Pins: Bone with Paua Pearl Dots
  • Pickguard: Faux Red Tortoise with Purple Martin Design
  • Case: 593 Geib Style

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