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Thread #43628   Message #642761
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05-Feb-02 - 02:48 AM
Thread Name: Martin Guitars - Too 'Boomy' ??
Subject: RE: Martin Guitars - Too 'Boomy' ??

It is called the "BG808" (don't ask me why!). This one is solid wood and has a high quality spruce soundboard. The rest is of Australian woods.

There is a cheaper one of the same dimensions called the "BG808L", which has laminated sides and back and one grade lower spruce soundboard.

Maton has a website>

I didn't think of bridge placement, Murray, but it does make sense.