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Born for life on the road
Dynamic, rich, distinctive. And, it's a sound that just keeps giving. Thanks to a solid, hand-picked sapele spruce top and a HPL body, this is an instrument that will stay with you for a lifetime. A solid top brings you a sound that just keeps getting richer with age. While HPL (high pressure laminate) macassar back and sides bring the durability and strength for life on the road.
Truly perfect for any left handed passionate performer. This GPC-X2E Left Handed offers a timeless tone with a focused, warm edge. Explore a multitude of sonic avenues, and listen to the GPC-X2E excel with your individuality. Plus, with a durable, climate-resilient mahogany HPL body, this Martin GPC-X2E is ready for any environment. A true contender in the modern world of instruments, it's time to take your music - anywhere.
The grandest of performances - GPC
Versatile and unique. Martin's GPC (grand performance cutaway) is aptly named, and truly perfect for performance. It's the ultimate instrument for combining comfort with that richly renowned Martin sound. Made for passionate performers and singer songwriters, it was born to be under the stage light. With playability you won't forget, and a sound you won't find elsewhere - it can only be the GPC.
GPC guitars are renowned for their versatility, and the GPC-X2E is no exception. Explore a big, rich, acoustic voice with the dynamics and balance needed to play through almost anything you desire. Superbly responsive, it reacts to you and your individual style beautifully. You can strum, or delicately pick, play with freedom, and find your persona with the GPC-X2E. It won't let you down. And, with a smooth Venetian cutaway, you're never have to worry about restriction. Roam the fingerboard with complete freedom, comfort, and ease.
Style, and tone that's ready for the stage
Step up your performance. With iconic Martin quality and fantastic Fishman electronics. Enter, the Fishman MX. Known for making live performance everything it should be. Fishman hold a world-renowned rep for their responsive, natural-sounding electronics. The MX is subtle, and perfect for any live performance opportunity. Located just within the soundhole, Fishman and Martin bring you electronics specifically voiced for the GPC-X2E. Plug-in, and whether you're practising at home, heading to the studio, or unleashing your true potential upon stage - this Fishman MX system ensures you'll always have a pure, natural, and full sound for live performance. Faithfully capturing all your acoustic's magic, there's simply nothing to stop you releasing your true persona. So go on, head to the spotlight...
Unmistakable Martin feel
For 183 years, Martin have been at the forefront of guitar innovation, and premier craftsmanship. Bringing you some of the best acoustic guitars possible. Martin's iconic tone is world renowned, and their playability has become an important characteristic that puts Martin guitars in a league of their own. And, with their revolutionary Plek process, Martin guitars truly maintain their undeniably majestic tone.
Precision for the ultimate feel and tone. This special Plek process involves a computer controlled device that scans and dresses the guitar under actual playing conditions. It's strung, and tuned to pitch for precise string tension emulation. An incredible process that's been a major breakthrough over the last decade. This is because the machine's meticulous attention to detail identifies exactly what needs to be done to bring you perfect fretwork. It's an innovative machine that brings you flawless results. Experience premium quality with an unmistakable tone and feel.
Body & Bridge
- Top Material: Solid Sapele
- Body Material: Macassar HPL Back and Sides
- Body Type: Grand Performance
- Bridge Material: Select Hardwoods
- Body Finish: Hand Rubbed
- Colour: Natural
- Rosette: Select Hardwood
- Bracing Pattern: X-Brace
- Brace Shape: Scalloped
Neck & Fingerboard
- Neck Material: Select Hardwood
- Neck Shape: Performing Artist
- Neck Finish: None
- Fingerboard Material: Select Hardwood
- Width at Nut: 1 3/4''
- Fingerboard Inlay: Dot
- Number of Frets: 20
- Scale Length: 25.4''
Hardware & Electronics
- Tuning Machines: Chrome
- Pickguard: Tortoise Shell
- Electronics: Fishman MX