This is a prototype guitar which was developed for Martin Taylor MBE one of the finest Jazz guitarists on the International music scene today. 

He has a CV as long as both arms accompanying and recording with some of the worlds most famous musicians singers and writers, not to mention Stephan Grappelli.

He is also a in demand educator working with many students and professionals developing thier skills and playing ability.

Needless to say this man knows his guitars and thats why Fibonacci are so  proud of the partnership with such a true great that not only Fibonacci coloborate with but also the Fibonacci Joya is Martins go to guitar.

The Ruby is a prototype that was a work in progress in developing a new guitar for Martin and three of the remaining models are being offered for sale on this site.



MARTIN TAYLOR Front of headstock

Black Binding Solid Flame Maple

BlackTruss Rod Cover

Black Machine Heads Gotoh SGS510Z 1:18

Neck Neck Wood Maple Profile 'C'

Radius 14"

Thickness '21.5mm @ 1st Fret, 23.5mm @ 9th Fret

Fingerboard Ebony Scale 625 mm

Width at Nut 44.68 mm (1.76")

Width at the end fret 59.11 mm (2.33")

Neck Joint Set in Neck,

15 F Number of frets 22 Medium

Binding Solid Flame Maple

Black with black dot markers

Fingerboard Inlays No

Nut Bone

 Body shape Arched back & Arched Top

Single Sharp Cut-Away Block/ Bracing Parallel Bracing

Top 3 ply Laminated Flame Maple

Back 3 ply Laminated Flame Maple Sides 3 ply

Laminated Flame Maple Body depth 56mm Body width 350mm (14") Body length 465mm F Hole Binding

No Binding Top Body binding

Solid Flame Maple/

Black Bottom Body binding Solid Flame Maple

Black Bridge Floating

Ebony Pickguard Floating 

Tailpiece Floating Trapeze Style  

Electronics Pickups 2 x Kent Armstrong '57 Vintage

Controls 2 x CTS Volume/Tone Pots

Switch 1 x 3-way Switchcraft

Strings Elixer Nanoweb 12-52

Output Jack Switchracft

Mono Knobs Ebony

Case Soft Standard

Finish Ruby Nitrocellulose


Fibonacci Ruby