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Elegant, compact, and ready for the road
The LX1EL Little Martin is built for impromptu jamming sessions, travelling, and magical gigs. It makes life on the road so much easier by alleviating the stress that larger instruments bring, allowing you to travel from gig to gig without wasting time lugging heavy gear around. Or even if you're just meeting up with friends, this guitar will ensure you're the life of the party.
Built for wonderful sound
If you want a guitar that is portable without sacrificing any gorgeous tonal qualities, the LX1EL Little Martin is perfect. Made from high pressure laminate, or 'HPL', the body of this guitar is superbly durable. It is climate resilient and can endure excessive playing and gigging whilst delivering exceptional tone that is balanced and clear. The Sitka spruce top then promises fantastic clarity that makes every note shine.
The rust birch laminate neck is sturdy and durable, perfect for constant playing, whilst the FSC Certified Richlite fretboard is smooth and brilliant for effortless fretting. Its tonal attributes are similar to that of ebony, meaning you will have a versatile sound that is enhanced with brightness and gloriously crisp attack. Let every note ring out with power behind it, the wonderful clarity and sustain produced by this guitar is exactly what acoustic players look for.
Take to the stage
This electro acoustic guitar is equipped with a Fishman Sonitone preamp. It enhances every natural sonic quality and amplifies your sound with gorgeous clarity so you can project all that acoustic goodness even in the largest of venues. Not a touch of tonal beauty will be compromised when you’re playing with incredible volume.
Living up to their reputation of innovation and superior craftmanship, the LX1EL Little Martin Guitar has been expertly handmade. You can be sure that you'll be performing with an instrument that has been designed with exceptional attention to detail. From the Richlite bridge to the white corian nut, from the modified low oval neck to the compensated white tusq saddle, every single component is of the highest quality, ensuring you are granted a lifetime of thrilling, glorious, and simply perfect playing.
Body & Bridge
- Top Material: Sitka Spruce
- Back and Side Material:High Pressure Laminate
- Profile: Short Scale
- Scale Length: 23’’
- Construction: Mortoise & Tenon Neck Joint
- Bracing Pattern: X Brace
- Bridge: FSC Certified Richlite
- Bridge Style: 1 Style Belly
- Finish: Natural, Hand Rubbed
Neck & Fingerboard
- Neck Material: Rust Birch Laminate
- Neck Shape: Modified Low Oval
- Fingerboard: FSC Certified Richlite
- Frets: 20
- Neck Joint: 14th Fret
- Width at Nut: 1 11/16’’
- Width at 12th Fret: 2 1/16’’
Electronics & Hardware
- Preamp: Fishman Sonitone
- Controls: Volume/Tone
- Saddle: Compensated White Tusq
- Headplate Logo: Script Ink
- Nut Material: White Corian
- Tuners: Chrome Enclosed Gear
Please note: Martin do not ship their guitars with the strap button installed on the bottom of the guitar. They do this to avoid any impact cracks that may occur during shipping. You can find your strap button inside the case compartment.