Boden Standard 8 Maple

A standard Boden Guitar at a fantastic price.

The Boden Standard 8 Boden Maple stays true to the general Boden aesthetic build. It has smart material selections as well as Stranderg’s high-spec pick-ups. We can now purchase an increased selection of Boden at a reasonable price, and it’s clear that a lot of thought has gone into how to do so while maintaining the high standard Strandberg is known for.


What makes this guitar stand out?

The Standard 8 includes a carved upper Maple veneer, robust body design, and in-house constructed passive pickups widely recognised as absolutely incredible.ย 

All of this adds up to lower expenses and an 8 String Boden that provides excellent value and top-flight performance.


An attractive Body

The Boden Standard 8 has a chambered body made from Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene. This guitar.

Also, the underside of the Boden Standard 8 stays smoothly on your lap to increase ease of play.

It has an attractive Ash top which provides a warm feeling. The birch wood neck allows easy access to the fretboard.


Letโ€™s look at the Boden Standard 8 Maple’s fretboard

The fretboard material of Boden Standard 8 fretboard is Brownwood. Also, it has 17 frets and 6 strings running across the fretboard.

The specialized neck carve adapts your hands to more readily reach those tougher to reach notes both low down and high up the neck, based on how we play varies at different sections of the fingerboard.ย 

Because of the fretboard design, the guitarโ€™s performance feels quite natural. Furthermore, it improves tone clarity without making chords difficult to play.


How does it sound?

The Strandberg Boden series is beyond anything you’ve ever played before, and they have managed to improve their sounds in virtually every way. They have achieved this by honing the way the guitars resonate, the weight has been reduced without sacrificing an ounce of tone.


Conclusion – What do we think about Boden Standard 8 Maple?

This is an excellent alternative for those heading into 6 string area because of the ease of access. Also, the company has imbibed the ability to keep the build quality requirements that more advanced players demand.

Use our demo to compare the guitar sounds with more expensive versions in the range. There is little to shun with this eight string beast.


Boden Standard 8 Maple technical specifications

Manufacturer Strandberg
Series Boden
Made In Indonesia
GTIN 14 00819052021211
Manufacturer Part Number BD8CT-18S-M-FV-BL
Serial Number C1807324
Colour Black
Left/Right Handed Left Handed, Right Handed
Body Type Chambered
Body Shape Family Other
Top Material Family Ash
Body Material Family Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene
Fretboard Material Family Brownwood
Neck Material Family Birch
String Number 6
Number of Frets 17
Pickup Configuration H
Pickup Brand Aguilar
Pickup Active/Passive Active, Passive
Tremolo Yes, No
Tremolo Brand Aria
Left-Friendly? Yes, No

Boden Standard 8 Maple reviews & comparison videos

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