Martin SC-13E Special

The Martin SC-13E Special Electro-Acoustic is dreamy in playability and heavenly in sound. Afterall, it is a Martin, so you can count on premium quality. Crafted from ziricote and adorned with a spruce top, the body resonates with richness, dynamics, and clarity. Every chord you play will be magnificent. Plus, thanks to an exquisite ebony fretboard, you'll have a silky-smooth surface to fret upon, as well as luscious sustain carrying each note.

Whether you're practising at home or captivating your awestruck audience, pristine playability is a must. The sleek Sure Align neck system and handy cutaway allow you to waltz effortless across the frets, sliding right to the top of the scale with ease. It's a seamless playing experience you won't be able to get enough of. And when you're ready to plug in and amp up, utilise the LR Baggs Element electronic system - it is expertly designed to enhance your dazzling acoustic sound.

Sublime sound projection
Prepare for an exceptional performance. It's all possible when you have a guitar body crafted from ziricote back and sides. This rare tonewood delivers a truly premium tone that falls between the qualities of rosewood and ebony. Expect superbly rich sound and a hint of glistening brightness. You'll then have the beauty of a stunning spruce top. It delivers a crystal-clear, balanced tone that offers the versatility needed for a range of playing styles. Whether you're strumming with vigour or practicing intricate fingerpicking techniques, the spruce top will ensure crisp articulation is woven tightly into your playing.

An exquisite playing experience
...it's what you can expect when you pick up this guitar. As well as the patented Sure Align neck construction, you'll also have the convenience of a cutaway body. Say goodbye to the days of uncomfortable playing - with the SC-13E, sliding right to the top frets is easy. No stress. No strain. Just silky-smooth playability.

Take to the stage
Expertly installed on the SC-13E is the LR Baggs Element pickup system, a product of sublime innovation. Designed to respond to every tiny sonic detail, these electronics capture and mirror the movement of the spruce top, promising sparkling amplification that stays true to the natural acoustic qualities.

Body Size: S-13 Fret Cutaway
Top: Spruce
Back & Sides Material: Ziricote Fine Veneer
Rosette: Aperture Design With Multi-Stripe
Bracing Pattern: Tone Tension X Brace
Brace Shape: Treble Side Scalloped X With Non-Scalloped Tone Bars
Finish: Gloss
Binding: White

Neck and Fingerboard
Construction: Sure Align Linear Dovetail Neck Joint
Neck Material: Select Hardwood
Neck Finish: Satin
Fingerboard Material: Ebony
Scale Length: 25.4''
Number Of Frets: 20
Inlays: SC-13 Special Style
Side Dots: White
Fingerboard Width At Nut: 1 3/4''
Headstock Shape: Solid With Square Taper
Headplate Material: Ebony
Headplate Logo Style: Silver Script Overlay

Hardware & Electronics
Bridge Material: Ebony
Bridge Style: Sloped Modern Belly - Drop In Saddle
Saddle: Compensated White Tusq
Nut: White Corian
Tuning Machines: Black Open Gear
Pickguard: Tortoise Pattern
Electronics: LR Baggs Element
Included Case: Soft-Shell Case