Classic styling with a tight-waisted jumbo body shape, the J-40 has solid East Indian rosewood back and sides, Sitka spruce top, polished gloss finish and a hand-fit dovetail neck joint. It produces a tone that is beautifully balanced with powerful response and volume, enhancing the art of the singer-songwriter.
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Other specifications include:
Construction: Mahogany Blocks/Dovetail Neck Joint Body Size: J-14 Fret Top: Solid Sitka Spruce Rosette: Style 45 Top Bracing Pattern: Standard ''X'' Scalloped, Forward Shifted Top Braces: Solid Sitka Spruce 5/16'' Back Material: Solid East Indian Rosewood Back Purfling: Style 45 Side Material: Solid East Indian Rosewood Endpiece: White Boltaron Endpiece Inlay: Black/White Boltaron Binding: White Boltaron Top Inlay Style: Multiple Black/White Boltaron Side Inlay: Black/White Boltaron Back Inlay: Multiple Black/White Boltaron Neck Material: Select Hardwood Neck Shape: Low Profile Nut Material: Bone Headstock: Solid/Diamond/SquareTaper Headplate: Solid East Indian Rosewood /C.F. Martin Block- Select Abalone Pearl Heelcap: White Boltaron with Black/White Boltaron Inlay Fingerboard Material: Solid Black Ebony Scale Length: 25.4'' Number of Frets Clear: 14 Number of Frets Total: 20 Fingerboard Width at Nut: 1-11/16'' Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 2-1/8'' Fingerboard Position Inlays: Reduced Hexagon Fingerboard Binding: White Boltaron Finish Back & Sides: Polished Gloss Finish Top: Polished Gloss Finish Neck: Satin Bridge Material: Solid Black Ebony Bridge Style: Belly Bridge String Spacing: 2-1/8'' Saddle: 16'' Radius/Compensated/Bone Tuning Machines: Gold Enclosed w/ Large Buttons Recommended Strings: Martin SP Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Medium Gauge (MSP7200) Bridge & End Pins: White w/ Abalone Pearl Dots Pickguard: Tortoise Color - Beveled & Polished Case: 580 Geib style Interior Label: none #1897342
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