MS500/50th Anniversary

The 50th Anniversary Mastersound is a celebration of the original MS500, introduced in 1958. Not just another re-issue this guitar is a tribute to a timeless classic, reflecting the style and feel of the original but designed to fulfil the needs of today’s guitarists.

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From the MS500’s up to the 60th Anniversary Starline on to Maton's newest T-Byrd. Each Maton electric guitar carries with it more than 60 years of Rock & Roll history and the memory of a million riffs. So if you’re serious about tone and have been searching for that special guitar... you’ve found it.


In keeping with the spirit of the guitar the MS500/50th come with a vintage Maton Tweed Case.


To try this instrument please go to our Dealer Section of the website and find a dealer closest to you!


Product Specifications

  • Timber:


    • Binding:


      • Neck:

        Set QLD Maple

        • Fingerboard:


          • Fingerboard Radius:

            12 inches

            • Fret Markers:

              M.O.P. Dots

              • Scale:


                • Fret Wire:

                  Jim Dunlop 6130

                  • Bridge:

                    Chrome Tailpiece & Bridge

                    • Finish:


                      • Machines:

                        Grover Pearl Buttons

                        • Bridge Pick Up:

                          MVHB (Coil Tapped)
                          Magnets - Ceramic 850G
                          Coils - 2 x 7.5k

                          • Neck Pick Up:

                            Magnet - Ceramic 750G
                            Coil - 7.5k

                            • Controls:

                              2 Volumes
                              Master Tone
                              Coil tap bridge pick up
                              3 way rotary selector switch

                              • Standard Colour:

                                Vintage Maton Burst

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