Martin D18

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A Classic Martin Tone

The D-18 is the obvious choice for serious bluegrass musicians for many reasons, primarily because this fine specimen showcases Martin Guitar’s classic rich tone that rests in the balance, carrying through with its rich sound and standing up to the competition while being the ideal addition to any bluegrass jam, or thriving as an amazing stand-alone instrument perfect for any intermediate to advanced musician.

Versatile, it’s The First Pick for Many

The D-18 fits in effortlessly anywhere whether it is in your home studio, or front and center on stage in your bluegrass jam band for not only does it have the looks but the D-18 also has the versatility to fit to anyone’s musical needs with minimal adjustments necessary. This reason alone makes your D-18 stand apart from the rest. Just pick up your piece of premium Martin craftsmanship and feel what so many others have, and listen to that classic Martin sound that we’ve all loved for decades.

A Part of Music History

Don’t just take our word for it, celebrity musicians have sworn by the Martin-D18 for decades as well! From the King Elvis Presley, who owned not one but two D-18’s through his revolutionary career, to Clarence White who used his D-18 for lead picking in the 1960s including on Appalachian Swing, blended with appointments from various instruments he played during his career, among many other Bluegrass legends through the ages both on and off stage. It provides just another reason for why the martin D-18 has held as a staple guitar in so many homes for so many years.

Martin D-18 Features:

» The Martin D-18 features that classic Martin rich tone, that is versatile enough to fit well in a wide variety of styles and instruments.

» Great-looking with its polished gloss solid Sitka Spruce top, and solid Mahogany back and sides allow for a classy appearance, while allowing for a well-balanced tone range, stunning projecting and note definition that never sounds boomy.

» Traditional bone nut

» Solid black ebony fingerboard

» Protecting your baby is a high priority so a quality Martin hard-shell case is included with your purchase.

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Additional Information

Brand

Martin

Body Style

Dreadnought

Wood

Solid Mahogany Back & Sides, Solid Sitka Spruce Top

Strings

6-String

Scale Length

25.4″

Neck Width

1-3/4″

Neck Shape

Modified Low Oval Profile w/ Performing Artist Taper

Bracing

Standard ”X” Scalloped, Forward Shifted

Fretboard Inlay

Old Style 18

Binding

Tortoise Color

Bridge Pins

Black

Top Finish

Gloss

Back / Side Finish

Gloss

Neck Finish

Satin

Pick Guard

Delmar Tortoise Color

Number Of Frets

20

Back Configuration

2-piece No Wedge

Heel Cap Binding

Tortoise Color

Peghead Type

Standard

Rosette Size

Style 18

Electronics

None

Cutaway

None

Nut & Saddle

Bone

Neck/Heel

Select Hardwood

Fretboard Wood

Ebony

Tuning Machines

Nickel Open-Geared w/ Butterbean Knobs

Case

Deluxe Hardshell

Stain / Sunburst

None

Recommended String Gauge

Martin SP Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Medium Gauge (MSP7200)

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