Here to remind you why you fell in love with Martin guitars in the first place, the new Authentics, like this Authentic Series 1936 D-45S VTS Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar, are constructed the old way -... Click To Read More About This Product
Here to remind you why you fell in love with Martin guitars in the first place, the new Authentics, like this Authentic Series 1936 D-45S VTS Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar, are constructed the old way - with hide glue, throughout, and historically-accurate detailing confirmed by using a CAT scan machine located at the Smithsonian Institution. The Authentic Series 1936 D-45S VTS Dreadnought Acoustic Guitaris based on a large body D-45 located in their museum, and features Brazilian rosewood back and sides, an Adirondack spruce top, period-correct "45" Authentic style appointments, and includes gold tuners with hand-engraved butterbean knobs. Martins new Vintage Tone System (VTS) is employed for the top and braces.
The Martin Vintage Tone System (VTS) uses a unique recipe that is based on the historic torrefaction system. The VTS acts much like a time machine in which Martin can target certain time periods and age the top/braces to that era. This focused method allows Martins craftsmen and women to recreate not only the pleasing visual aesthetics of a vintage guitar, but also reproduce the special tones previously reserved for vintage instruments.
Includes hardshell case.
Body type: D-14 Fret (Large Body)
Top wood: VTS Solid Adirondack Spruce
Back & sides: Solid Brazilian Rosewood
Bracing pattern: Standard ''X'' Scalloped (Authentic Style) - Circa 1936
Body finish: Polished Gloss
Orientation: Right handed
Neck shape: Authentic 1936 Barrel & Heel
Nut width: 1.75" (44.45mm)
Fingerboard: Solid Black Ebony
Neck wood: Mahogany
Scale length: 25.4"
Number of frets: 20
Neck finish: Polished Gloss
Headstock overlay: Solid Brazilian Rosewood
Tuning machines: Waverly Gold 4060 with Butterbean Knobs with Hand Engraving
Bridge: Solid Black Ebony
Saddle & nut: Bone
Number of strings: 6-string
Special features: Body finish
Case: Hardshell case
Country of origin: United States
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Comments about Martin Authentic Series 1936 D-45S VTS Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar:
Loved this guitar when I was playing with Hendrix Clapton and page at the live aid concert with queen always worked great as a back up guitar for Hendrix at Woodstock would recommend
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