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Used Acoustic Guitars


Martin, C.F.: CS D-18GESB

(Item ID: CS D-18GESB    Serial#: 1583707)

Martin, C.F. CS D-18GESB 2012 Custom Shop Golden Era Dreadnought with Sinker Mahogany and Adirondack Spruce with 1934 Replica Sunburst Finish

This guitar is from a limited run of 20 instruments made for Guitar Center. In addition to the 300 year old "Sinker" mahogany used for the back and sides, this guitar's other custom features include a gloss 1935 Replica sunburst top finish, a mammoth ivory nut and 16" radius mammoth ivory long saddle, a Delmar faux tortoise pickguard, and open nickel Waverly tuning machines.


Other features from the Martin Custom Shop Spec sheet:

Top - Adirondack Spruce
Top Braces - 5/16" Adirondack Spruce/Scalloped/Golden Era DOMLE #3a Pattern
Bridgeplate - Maple
Sides - Sinker Mahogany with Cloth Strips and Spanish Cedar Ribbons
Neck - Genuine Mahogany with Modified V Shape and Black Ebony Heel Cap
Headplate - Brazilian Rosewood with Golden Era Decal
Fingerboard - Black Ebony with 16" Radius and 25.4" Scale
Fingerboard Inlay - Old Style 18 (Abalone)
Side Dots - Grained Ivoroid
Nut Width - 1 3/4"
Bridge - 1930 Style Belly-Long Saddle - Black Ebony
Saddle String Spacing - 2 5/16"

This 2012 Custom Shop D-18GESB is in excellent condition and it plays great. And, as one might anticipate, it produces a sound that captures the characteristic qualities for which the pre-war "Golden Era" Martin dreadnought guitar's are prized - generous, earthy, bold, full-bodied, and direct.

This guitar includes a deluxe TKL archtop hardshell case. (used)

Our Price: $3295.00

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