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Martin Backpacker Steel String Acoustic Travel Guitar - Natural

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Martin Backpacker Steel String Acoustic Travel Guitar - Natural

The sky’s the limit for portability! The steel-string Backpacker travel guitar is lightweight, durable, easy to play (and tune) and is shaped to fit into the smallest places. Constructed of solid tonewoods. This model includes sustainable wood certified parts. See specifications for details.

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Palen Music Center has a wide range of unique guitars to enhance the sound of your music! We have been trusted by musicians across the country since 1963 and are constantly working to provide the best value for our customers. With the addition of our new PLEK machine and our longtime veteran luthiers, we are pleased to provide top-quality guitar repair.


  • The Martin Backpacker is a small, lightweight steel string acoustic guitar designed for travel and portability.
  • It has a solid spruce top and mahogany back and sides, which provide a rich, full sound despite its small size.
  • The guitar has a compact 23-inch scale length, which makes it easy to play and comfortable to hold, even for players with smaller hands.
  • The Martin Backpacker comes with a durable, padded carrying bag that can be worn like a backpack, making it easy to take on the go.
  • It is an affordable option for players looking for a high-quality, portable guitar that is perfect for practice, travel, or playing on the go. Overall, the Martin Backpacker Steel String Acoustic Travel Guitar is a great choice for players of all levels who need a convenient, easy-to-carry instrument that can go anywhere.


  • String Type:Steel
  • Number of Strings:6
  • Body Shape:Backpacker, 15-fret
  • Left-/Right-handed:Right-handed
  • Color:Natural
  • Finish:Matte
  • Top Wood:Solid Spruce
  • Back & Sides Wood:Solid Tonewoods
  • Body Bracing:Backpacker
  • Neck Wood:Select Hardwood
  • Neck Shape:Backpacker
  • Fingerboard Material:Select Hardwood
  • Fingerboard Inlay:Dots (5th and 12th fret only)
  • Number of Frets:15
  • Scale Length:24"
  • Tuning Machines:Chrome with Small Knobs
  • Bridge Material:Select Hardwood
  • Nut/Saddle Material:Corian/Micarta
  • Nut Width:1.6875''
  • Strings:Authentic Acoustic 80/20 Bronze, .010-.047
  • Case Included:Gig Bag
  • Manufacturer Part Number:11GBPC

Condition: Brand New

The instrument pictured is the exact instrument you’ll receive. All fretted instruments receive a free complimentary professional setup.

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