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All of our Martin Steel String Backpackers are brand new, factory-fresh, come with a Martin padded gig bag and Martin Warranty.
Introduced in 1991, the Backpacker was made for travel! Whether you are on the road or just want to strum around, this Martin Guitar is a nice alternative to a full-size acoustic guitar... take your Martin Backpacker where ever you go. This guitar is perfect for hiking, camping, or just any place you want to play guitar but were afraid to bring your most prized instruments. Extremely durable to temperature and humidity changes. Comes with carrying strap and gig bag. The Martin Backpacker is also available in Nylon String.
Maury's Music personally inspects your backpacker during his 10 point inspection.
This Martin Guitar can only be shipped to a US address. Please contact Martin for a retailer in your country.
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BODY SIZE: Backpacker
TOP MATERIAL: Sitka Spruce
TOP BRACING PATTERN: Non-Scalloped, Backpacker Bracing
BACK/SIDE MATERIAL: Tonewoods
NECK SHAPE: Backpacker w/ Backpacker Taper
NUT MATERIAL: White Corian
SCALE LENGTH: 24"
FINGERBOARD WIDTH AT NUT: 1-11/16"
FINGERBOARD WIDTH AT 12TH FRET: 2-1/8"
BRIDGE STRING SPACING: 2.187"
SADDLE: 16" Radius/ Compensated White Tusq
RECOMMENDED STRINGS: Martin 80/20 Bronze Extra Light (M170)
BRIDGE & END PINS: White Plastic with Black Plastic Dots
CASE: Martin Backpacker Gig Bag