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Epiphone Masterbilt Frontier Acoustic-Electric Guitar

Push the limits of your acoustic performances with the Masterbilt Frontier. Its solid Sitka spruce top with maple back and sides offer a crisp, clear sound. (2) Read 2 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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Epiphone Masterbilt Frontier Ice Tea Age Gloss
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Features: What it does for you:
Solid Sitka spruce top Projects rich, crisp and responsive tone
Maple back and sides Bright, focused tone with enhanced sustain
Pau Ferro fretboard Delivers strong midrange presence and punch
Fishman Sonicore pickup Delivers a warm, rich tone with great response

Epiphone Masterbilt Frontier Acoustic

The Frontier recreates the rare Epiphone classic and features a Solid Sitka Spruce top with a "Rope and Cactus" pickguard, bone nut, and the state-of-the-art Fishman Sonitone Onboard Preamp System for true acoustic tone when plugged in.

The Masterbilt Story:

First released in June 1931, the original Epiphone Masterbilt guitars were overseen by founder Epi Stathopoulo who was quoted in the Epiphone catalog: "The possessor of an EPIPHONE instrument has the assurance that every possible precaution has been taken to build instruments for lifetime performance and pleasure."

Masterbilt Frontier FT-110:

The Masterbilt Frontier is built with all solid wood construction to the same dimensions as the original, which was inspired by the Gibson Dove. The top is made from Solid Sitka Spruce with Solid Maple back and sides and 7-layer white and black binding on the top and 5-layer black and white binding on the back. The Mahogany neck has white binding and is set with a dovetail joint at the 14th fret. The neck has a traditional 1960s SlimTaper C-profile, a Pau Ferro fingerboard with Mother of Pearl Split Block Rectangle inlays, a 25.5" scale, 20 medium jumbo frets, a 12" radius, and a 1.69" bone nut. The sloped dovewing headstock design was in use throughout the 1960s and features a script Epiphone logo in mother of pearl.

Fishman Sonitone Onboard Preamp System:

The Masterbilt Frontier comes with the state-of-the-art Fishman Sonitone Onboard Preamp System for true acoustic tone when plugged into an acoustic amp or PA system. The preamp is soundhole-mounted and includes easy-access rotary controls for volume and tone. The system is powered by a standard 9-volt battery.

Tough Epiphone Hardware:

The Masterbilt Frontier has gold hardware and a traditional reverse belly Pau Ferro bridge with a bone saddle. Tuning is fast and accurate with gold Epiphone vintage-styled machine heads with pearloid keystone buttons and an 18:1 tuning ratio.

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Top: Solid Sitka Spruce
Back: Solid Maple
Sides: Solid Maple
Top Binding: White/Black 7-ply
Back Binding: White/Black 5-ply
Fingerboard: 1-ply white
Pickguard: 60's style Frontier/Rope & Cactus graphics
Neck: Mahogany
Neck Joint: Dovetail set at 14th fret
Neck Profile: Traditional 1960s SlimTaper C-profile
Truss Rod Cover: 2-ply bullet with E logo
Fingerboard: Pau Ferro
Fingerboard Inlay: Split Block Rectangles, Mother of Pearl
Frets: 20
Nut: 1.69" Bone
Scale: 25.5"
Radius: 12"
Headstock: Sloped Dovewing, Epiphone in Mother of Pearl
Pickup: Fishman Sonicore
Electronics: Fishman Sonitone
Battery: 9-Volt
Bridge: Pau Ferro Reverse Belly
Hardware: Gold (Nickel)
Soundhole Label: 60s vintage "Blue Rectangle"
Machine Heads: Gold vintage style with pearloid keystone buttons
Colors: Ice Tea Sunburst Aged

In order to continually improve the design, quality, and performance of their products and instruments, Epiphone reserves the right to change specifications without notice.
Weight, Dimensions, and Manufacturer Part Numbers
Shipping Weight: 9 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 44 x 19 x 6 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): EMTFITAGH1
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Phone: 800-4GIBSON
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Overall: I ordered this from Sweetwater back on May 4th and was supposed to get delivery mid-June to only find out (after trying to contact them for weeks) at best it may be August when I get this guitar. I cancel my order last night and reordered at 5 pm from zZounds and it was on my doorstep the next morning at 11am. Truly amazing. This this is an absolutely beautiful looking guitar with amazing tones with the maple construction. This is a steal at this price.
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Overall: First off, I have to say I am extremely pleased with the quick and efficient service at zZounds. After researching that the Masterbilt Frontier model is still waitlisted from another well-known music store for an unspecified amount of time, I saw that this was in stock and quickly ordered it. I received it in two days, which is amazing. Out of the box, the action is slightly higher than I would like but still playable. It came with Gibson strings. Overall, the tone is superb, with good clarity, and the fit and finish of the guitar is great. This guitar is definitely in keeping with the notion that Masterbilt guitars punch above their price range in terms of value. Looking forward to the music of this guitar and doing business with zZounds again in the future.
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