Eric Clapton is indisputably a legend. Writing and performing some of the best songs in the history of Rock 'n Roll, Clapton has had no problems showcasing his skills on various guitars. The Martin 000-28EC pays homage to this man and his skill on the guitar. As it is a collaboration between Martin and Clapton, the Martin 000-28EC delivers a dynamic range of balanced, warm tones. It features a shorter 24.9" scale, a solid Sitka spruce top and East Indian rosewood sides and back. The 000-28EC is as impressive in sound as it is in beauty.
Other specifications include:
Construction: Dovetail Neck Joint Body Size: 000-14 Fret Top Material: Sitka Spruce Top Detail: N/A Rosette: Fine Herringbone with Multi-Stripe Bracing Pattern: X Brace Brace Shape: Scalloped Brace Material: Sitka Spruce Brace Size: 5/16" Back Material: East Indian Rosewood Back Detail: N/A Back Purfling/Strip: Zig-Zag Side Material: East Indian Rosewood Side Detail: N/A Endpiece: Grained Ivoroid Endpiece Inlay: Multi-Stripe Binding: Grained Ivoroid Top Inlay Material: Fine Herringbone Side Inlay Material: N/A Back Inlay Material: Multi-Stripe Neck Material: Genuine Mahogany Neck Shape: Modified V Neck Taper: Standard Taper Plek: Yes Nut Material: Bone Headstock Shape: Solid with Square Taper and Diamond Headplate Material: East Indian Rosewood Headplate Detail: N/A Headplate Logo Style: Script Old Style Overlay Headplate Binding Material: N/A Heelcap: Grained Ivoroid Fingerboard Material: Ebony Scale Length: 24.9" Neck Joins Body At: 14th Fret Number of Frets Total: 20 Fingerboard Width at Nut: 1 3/4'' Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 2 1/4'' Fingerboard Inlay Material: Abalone with Awabi Clapton Signature Fingerboard Inlay Style: Diamonds and Squares Long Pattern with Eric Clapton Signature Fingerboard Binding Material: None Side Dots: White Back and Side Finish: Gloss Back and Sides Color: N/A Finish Top: Gloss Top Color: Antique Toner Finish Neck: Gloss Neck Color: Dark Mahogany Bridge Material: Ebony Bridge Style: Modern Belly - Drop in Saddle Bridge String Spacing: 2 1/4'' Saddle: Compensated Bone Saddle Radius: 16" Tuning Machines: Nickel Open Gear Recommended Strings: Clapton's Choice 9/28 Phosphor Bronze Light (MEC12) Knob: Butterbean Bridge Pin Material: White Plastic Bridge Pin Dots: Black Plastic Pickguard: Faux Tortoise Pickguard Inlay: N/A Case: Ply Hardshell Label: CFM IV & Eric Clapton Pre-printed Signatures 2160299
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