A COUPLE OF 'WORK IN PROGRESS' PICTURES OF THE NEW MARTIN TAYLOR JOYA ARCHTOP
We are very proud to continue working with Martin Taylor on his new signature model named the JOYA.
The JOYA is completely hand carved and due for release in September 2017 but you can pre-order one by contacting us here or by contacting Martin through his own web site.
Specifications are as follows:
Body Style-‐ Arched back and top, Venetian Cut-‐away Body Width at Lower Bout-‐ 375mm Body Length-‐ 495mm Body Depth-‐ 76mm Top Wood-‐ Carved AAA American Spruce Back & Sides-‐ Carved American Flame Maple Body Nut-‐Bone Neck Profile-‐ 44mm at Nut, 59mm at End Fret Neck Construction-‐One piece American Maple Finger Board-‐ Indian Ebony No Inlay Neck Scaling-‐ 625mm, Frets-‐ 22 Floating Bridge-‐ Indian Ebony Pickguard-‐ Indian Ebony Floating Tailpiece-‐ Indian Ebony Tuners-‐ Gotoh SG510Z Pickups-‐ Kent Armstrong Floating 'Slimbucker' Pots-‐ Pots - CTS 500k, African Blackwood Knobs Output Jack-‐ Switchcraft Finish-‐ Antique Honey Nitrocellulose Case - Hiscox