Steel String Backpacker Guitar

$279.00
no. 11GBPC
4.3 out of 5 Customer Rating
The sky’s the limit for portability! The steel-string Backpacker travel guitar is lightweight, durable, easy to play (and tune) and is shaped to fit into the smallest places. Constructed of solid tonewoods. This model includes sustainable wood certified parts. See specifications for details.
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MARTIN AUTHENTIC ACOUSTIC LIFESPAN® 2.0 GUITAR STRINGS - Extra Light

Next generation Martin® Authentic Acoustic® Lifespan® 2.0 strings are engineered using a new, patented anti-corrosion treatment only available from Martin. It protects the core and wrap wire to prevent corrosion without compromising tone or feel. Our impeccable standards for acoustic guitar tone are embedded in our string design and precision manufacturing process. That’s why we make our own.

One Year Limited Warranty

Martin Guitar’s One Year Limited Warranty is valid only for the original owner of the instrument purchased from the authorized Martin Guitar dealer located within the United States or Canada, to which the instrument was originally shipped. Owner must maintain proof of purchase to be eligible for warranty.

 

The warranty is not transferrable to another owner. Instruments purchased outside of the US or Canada are eligible for coverage provided by the authorized Martin Guitar distributor in the country where it was purchased. The dealer where you purchased your instrument will provide warranty details.

Specifications - Overview

  • Body Size: Backpacker
  • Finish Top: Hand-Rubbed
  • Construction: Backpacker
  • Back and Side Finish: Hand Rubbed
  • Bracing Pattern: Backpacker
  • Scale Length: 24''
  • Brace Shape: Non-Scalloped
  • Fingerboard Width at Nut: 1 11/16''
  • Top Material: Sapele
  • Neck Shape: Backpacker
  • Back Material: Sapele
  • Neck Taper: Backpacker Taper
  • Side Material: Sapele
  • Electronics: No

Specifications - Top

  • Top Color: None
  • Bridge Style: Backpacker Steel String
  • Binding: None
  • Bridge String Spacing: 2.187''
  • Top Inlay Material: None
  • Bridge Material: FSC® Certified Richlite®
  • Top Detail: None
  • Bridge Pin Material: Black Plastic
  • Pickguard: None
  • Bridge Pin Dots: White Plastic
  • Pickguard Inlay: None
  • Saddle: Compensated Black Tusq
  • Rosette: None
  • Saddle Radius: 16"

Specifications - Body

  • Brace Material: Sitka Spruce
  • Back and Sides Color: None
  • Brace Size: 5/16"
  • Back Detail: None
  • Back Purfling/Strip: None
  • Back Inlay Material: None
  • Heelcap: None
  • Side Detail: None
  • Endpiece: None
  • Side Inlay Material: None
  • Endpiece Inlay: None

Specifications - Neck

  • Neck Material: Select Hardwood
  • Fingerboard Material: FSC® Certified Richlite®
  • Finish Neck: Hand-Rubbed
  • Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 2 1/8''
  • Neck Color: None
  • Fingerboard Inlay Style: 1 at 5th & 2 at 12th
  • Number of Frets Total: 15
  • Fingerboard Inlay Material: White Plastic
  • Neck Joins Body At: 15th Fret
  • Fingerboard Binding Material: None
  • Side Dots: White

Specifications - Headstock

  • Headstock Shape: Solid
  • Tuning Machines: Black Enclosed Gear
  • Headplate Material: None
  • Knob: Small
  • Headplate Logo Style: Script Overlay
  • Nut Material: Black Corian
  • Headplate Binding Material: None
  • Headplate Detail: None

Specifications - Misc

  • Case: Soft Gig Bag
  • Left Handed Availability: true
  • Label: Special 25th Anniversary Label