Eastwood Guitars announce the introduction of the new Eastwood Marksman 5 guitar, a tribute replica to the ultra-rare 1957 Magnatone® Mark V designed by Paul Bigsby. The Eastwood Marksman 5 replicates the vintage original in almost every detail, but as with all Eastwood models there have been some solid improvements. A major upgrade over the original Magnatone is a modern adjustable roller bridge to vastly improve the setup and intonation. Features a comfortable lightweight tone chambered mahogany body, 24 ¾” scale, 22 fret set mahogany neck, rosewood finger board and a pair of custom designed EW Alnico SCP90s pickups.

Eastwood Marksman 5

“The ’57 Magnatone® is one of my personal favorites in today’s vintage market, but unaffordable to most. Therefore I wanted to make a replica that did it justice and the Marksman 5 nails it” (Mike Robinson, President and founder of Eastwood Guitars,)

Eastwood Marksman 5 features:
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  • Body: Tone Chambered Mahogany
  • Pickups: EW Alnico SC90
  • Switching: 3-Way
  • Controls: 1 Volume, 1 Tone
  • Bridge: Roller Bridge, Bigsby Tremolo
  • Neck: Set Mahogany, 22 frets
  • Finger Board: Rosewood, Dot Markers
  • Scale Length: 24 3/4″ (628mm) 21 frets
  • Width at the Nut: 1 5/8″
  • Hardware: Nickel/Chrome
  • Strings: D’Addario #10
  • Unique Features: Detailed replica of 1960’s model
  • Finish: Vintage Sunburst
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