The Martin's J-40 acoustic guitar provides for elegance and tone in a classic package. Its tight-waisted jumbo body shape delivers deep tones and great projection you'd expect from a Martin jumbo. This beautiful instrument exemplifies the bold clarity of a real solid East Indian rosewood back and sides with the exquisite tonal balance of a Sitka spruce top.
The J-40's big sound is perfect for live singer/songwriter gigs and studio work with aesthetics appointments that stands out gorgeously on stage.
Martin J-40 jumbo with luxurious appointments.
White binding and herringbone purfling over a sitka spruce top with Indian rosewood back and sides.
Hexagon pearl inlays etched into a black ebony fingerboard.
Intricate pearl abalone rosette with black and white lines.
Black ebony bridge slotted with a bone saddle and bridge pins decorated with pearl dots.
Indian rosewood back and sides with white binding and Style 45 backstrip.
An intricate Style 45 backstrip adds a touch of simple elegance.
Martin headstock with classic martin logo etched in mother of pearl.
Gold tuners with matching pegheads.
Martin hardcase with plush red interior.
Front view of Martin J-40 jumbo.
Back view of Martin J-40 jumbo.
String Type : Steel
Number of Strings : 6
Body Shape : Jumbo 14-Fret
Body Style : No Cutaway
Left-/Right-handed : Right-handed
Color : Natural
Finish : Gloss
Top Wood : Solid Sitka spruce
Back & Sides Wood : East Indian Rosewood
Body Bracing : Standard X scalloped, Forward shifted
Binding : White/black/white
Neck Wood : Select Hardwood
Neck Shape : Low profile
Fingerboard Material : Solid Black Ebony
Fingerboard Inlay : Reduced hexagon
Number of Frets : 20
Scale Length : 25.4"
Tuning Machines : Gold with large buttons
Bridge Material : Solid Ebony
Nut/Saddle Material : Bone
Nut Width : 1.6875"
Body Length : 20.125"
Body Width : 16"
Body Depth : 4.875"
Overall Length : 40.625"
Strings : Martin SP Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Medium Gauge
Case Included : Hardshell
Manufacturer Part Number : 10J40