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Please note the above price is a dollar price due to site restrictions had to be shown in sterling

                                  Actual price is Dlrs 4999 + Carraige


Two years to develop, we are thrilled to let you know about the new Martin Taylor JOYA.

A stylish hand carved archtop that can provide all the characteristics demanded upon it by a world class guitar player, this compact beauty comes in at 15" x 76 mm. The JOYA is produced with a premium hand carved, 35mm, AAA solid select American spruce sound-board and hand carved solid flame maple back & sides. Fitted with a flame maple neck the fingerboard, finger-rest, floating bridge & tailpiece are all in Indian ebony.


Completely hand wired in shielded, steel braided cable for increased performance and stability.

Fitted with a floating, Slimbucker Kent Armstrong humbucker with birdseye maple cover compliments 

the JOYA perfectly. This contemporary looking archtop produces wonderful warm, crisp tones and is

finished in antique honey or bister nitrocellulose lacquer


Specification as follows


  • Body Style- Arched back and top, Venetian Cut-away

  • Body Width at Lower Bout- 375mm

  • Body Length- 490mm

  • Body Depth- 76mm

  • Top Wood- Hand Carved AAA American Spruce

  • Back & Sides- Hand Carved American Flame Maple

  • Body Binding- Solid Flame Maple

  • F Hole Binding- N/A

  • Nut- Bone

  • Neck Profile- 44mm at Nut, 59mm at End Fret

  • Neck Construction- Flame Maple

  • Neck Binding- Solid Flame Maple

  • Finger Board- Indian Ebony Fingerboard, No Inlay

  • Neck Scaling- 625mm, Dove Tail Joint at 14 F

  • Frets- 20 Jescar EVO Gold 

  • Bridge- Indian Ebony Floating

  • Finger Rest- Indian Ebony Floating

  • Tailpiece- Indian Ebony Floating

  • Tuners- Gotoh SGS510Z Ebony Knobs

  • Pickups- Kent Armstrong 'Slimbucker' Humbucker with Birds Eye Maple Cover

  • Pots- Premium CTS 500K Audio Sweep Volume with Ebony Knobs

  • Output Jack- Switchcraft

  • Wiring- Shielded Braided Steel

  • Finish- Antique Honey / Bister Natural Nitrocellulose 

  • Strings- Elixir Nanoweb Nickel Heavy ( 12-52 ) E12152

  • Case- Hiscox Insulated Flight Case

Fibonacci Joya

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