This 2012 Martin D-18 Golden Era replicates one of the classic American guitars. Features Martin's dreadnaught design with Solid Genuine Mahogany back and sides along with Solid Adirondack Spruce top. Forward Shifted Scalloped X Bracing. Dovetail Mahogany neck with Modified V shape. Ebony fingerboard and bridge. Signed by Chris Martin on inside label.
This instrument is in EXCELLENT CONDITION with a couple of small dings top and back but no serious cosmetic or physical issues. Two tiny finish checks on upper side of top near fingerboard. No fret wear. Strap button installed on heel. Action is great and the guitar sounds just like a Martin dreadnaught should. If you're looking for THE Martin sound--here it is! Comes with vintage style Martin case.
Model: D-18GE Construction: Dovetail Neck Joint Body Size: D-14 Fret Top Material: Adirondack Spruce Rosette: Multi-Stripe Bracing Pattern: Forward Shifted X Brace Brace Shape: Scalloped Brace Material: Adirondack Spruce Brace Size: 5/16" Back Material: Genuine Mahogany Back Purfling/Strip: Style 18 Side Material: Genuine Mahogany Endpiece: Faux Tortoise Binding: Black Top Inlay Material: Multi-Stripe Neck Material: Select Hardwood Neck Shape: Modified V Neck Taper: Standard Taper Plek: Yes Nut Material: Bone Headstock Shape: Solid with Square Taper Headplate Material: Brazilian Rosewood Headplate Logo Style: Script Golden Era Overlay Heelcap: Ebony Fingerboard Material: Ebony Scale Length: 25.4" Neck Joins Body At: 14th Fret Number of Frets Total: 20 Fingerboard Width at Nut: 1 3/4'' Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 2 1/4'' Fingerboard Inlay Material: Abalone Fingerboard Inlay Style: Old Style 18 Side Dots: Yellow Back and Side Finish: Gloss Back and Sides Color: Dark Mahogany Finish Top: Gloss Top Color: Aging Toner Finish Neck: Satin Neck Color: Dark Mahogany Bridge Material: Ebony Bridge Style: 1930 Style Belly - Glue in Long Saddle Bridge String Spacing: 2 5/16'' Saddle: Bone Saddle Radius: 16" Tuning Machines: Nickel Open Gear Recommended Strings: SP Lifespan 92/8 Phosphor Bronze Medium (MSP7200) Knob: Butterbean Bridge Pin Material: Black Plastic Pickguard: Faux Tortoise Case: Ply Hardshell Label: Signed by CFM IV