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      Martin D-45 Authentic 1942 Dreadnought Left-Handed Acoustic Guitar (H71001)
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Replicates the feel, sound, look, and essence of a pre-war Martin D-45.

The Martin D-45 Authentic is made exactly as the company manufactured the original pre-war D-45 Dreadnoughts. This reproduction features an ebony non-adjustable neck rod, solid pearl inlays, premium bookmatched Brazilian rosewood back, sides and headplate, and Brazilian inlays in the top, rosette, side and back.

Perhaps one of the most important authentic features of the 1942 D-45 is the 100% hot hide glue construction. Other authentic features include a beveled faux tortoise pickguard, ivoriod binding on the body, soundhole rosette, fingerboard, headstock, heel cap and end piece, gold tuners and a fossilized ivory bridge pins, long saddle and nut, and finished with the thin nitrocellulose polished lacquer, just like the original.

This historically-accurate design replicates the feel, sound, look, and essence of a pre-war Martin D-45.

Martin D-45 Authentic 1942 Dreadnought Left-Handed Acoustic Guitar Features:

  • Model: D-45 authentic 1942 left-handed
    Construction: dovetail neck joint
    Body size: D-14 fret
    Top: solid adirondack spruce
    Rosette: style 45
    Back material: solid brazilian rosewood
    Side material: solid brazilian rosewood
    Binding: grained ivoroid
    Neck shape: authentic 1942 barrel and heel
    Headstock: solid/authentic 1942 diamond/sq. Taper
    Scale length: 25.4''
    Fingerboard width at nut: 1-11/16''
    Fingerboard position inlays: hexagons - authentic
    Bridge material: solid black ebony
    Bridge style: 1930s style belly
    Tuning machines: waverly gold open geared w/ butterbean knobs
    Pickguard: delmar tortoise color
    Case: 545v harptone
    Interior label: none




Martin D-45 Authentic 1942 Dreadnought Left-Handed Acoustic Guitar

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