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I reckon the next model – the , with its lam Walnut back and sides is the pick of the matons myself. Thoughts on Maton M The time now is Last edited by Brucebubs; at Last edited by pgilmor; at It was a disaster. Very interesting replies here – it seems that most people seem to think they excel when amplified using maton pickup rather than via a micd up sound.

For that I think you need to go with an M? Ornamentation is kept to the bare minimum, which accounts for it’s very cheap price for such a quality instrument. Call Vince on or alternatively you can contact him on vinniehughes7 hotmail. Find all posts by Analog Kid. Originally Posted by GibbyPrague. I saw that Maton made a jumbo bodied 6 string. Just listened to one here, truly awful in my opinion http:

Acoustically, Maton or Cole Clarks is not my cup of tea. This auction has ended. If I ssries the time I may record a sound sample of my guitar sometime over the weekend, and post a link to it here. I have an old M Natural Series, which is very similar in appearance to the guitar pictured above.

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I saw that Maton made a jumbo bodied 6 string. Find all posts by Bamboofrog.

Their AP5 pickup system is also really great and can produce some fine tones when recording. Page 1 of 2. I must say though that at the time I purchased mine there was a deal of difference between the two that I choose between, and at the various stages over the years when I’ve seen a lefty in a shop I’ve played some great ones and occasionally ones that did nothing for me.


It does have a very narrow, almost electric feeling neck. Considering what they were going for new back in 98 when she bought it, she certainly got an amazing guitar for the money.

Pat Last edited by pgilmor; at If I ever get back into recording or playing live with acoustic guitars again I am definitely going to have to flip m2255c for naturall nicer sounding If possible get the store owner or salesman seriws play them across to you with your eyes shut so you can conduct your own blindfold test.

All times are GMT The Maton also works really sries with down tuned ‘Open C’ tunings.

Just listened to one here, truly awful in my opinion http: How I interpretted GibbyPrague’s response was, he has played Matons, but non of them appealed to him acoustically, meaning not plugged in.

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Gibson maple back and side guitars are notorious for this as well I think, they sound weak unplugged, but plugged in, they do quite well. Last edited by pandaroo; at It can get low nautral getting too boomy.

Go To Bed Jessica! Value for the money? Twice I went up and down the maton the range of new guiatrs and twice came to the conclusion that the was the best bang for buck.

It is structurally “perfect” in every way. View your entire shopping cart. GST is included in the buyers premium. Please register and log-in to see an overview of items you are bidding on. Find all posts by cerealplayer. Bids maron this lot cannot be placed without a valid Australian shipping address.


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Find all posts by CyberFerret. It put my M to shame when they were matin side by side. For that I think you need to go with an M? Maybe I should experiment with different gauges to see if I can find one that makes it come alive Maybe on the higher end of those guitars.

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People bash Maton’s acoustic sound on this forum, but my M sounded absolutely fantastic, if a little bright. Originally Posted by GibbyPrague.

Many thanks to all of you that have owned one for your replies and thoughts, really helpful. The singer in my old band had a stunning M, that like Guitar Jim’s was as light as a feather.

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Thoughts on Maton M I should have bought a Guild F or Which was a nuisance because I had a at the time. The time now is