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Martin X Series Custom 2016 X1-DE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar Natural

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The X1-DE features a solid spruce top with a customized rosette, and a back and sides made from a durable,"forest friendly" HPL material. The strong Stratabond neck and robust Richlite fingerboard are... Read More

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Overview

The X1-DE features a solid spruce top with a customized rosette, and a back and sides made from a durable,"forest friendly" HPL material. The strong Stratabond neck and robust Richlite fingerboard are combined to deliver a fast, even playability all across the neck.

Equipped with a reliable Fishman electronics, and you're ready to plug into any amp or mixing board. The custom X1-DE has the sound and feel of a highly collectible Martin, but at a price that anyone can afford. Case sold separately.

Fishman Sonitone features
Active soundhole mounted preamp
Soundhole mounted rotary controls for Volume and Tone

Features Body
  • Body type: Dreadnought
  • Cutaway: Non-cutaway
  • Top wood: Sitka Spruce
  • Back & sides: Mahogany HPL
  • Bracing pattern: X
  • Body finish: Satin
  • Orientation: Right handed
  • Neck
  • Neck shape: Modified low oval
  • Nut width: Not specified
  • Fingerboard: Richlite
  • Neck wood: Stratabond
  • Scale length: 25.4"
  • Number of frets: 20
  • Neck finish: Satin
  • Electronics
  • Pickup/preamp: No
  • Brand: Fishman
  • Configuration: Undersaddle piezo
  • Preamp EQ: 1-band
  • Feedback filter: No
  • Tuner: No
  • Other
  • Headstock overlay: Rosewood HPL
  • Tuning machines: Chrome with small buttons
  • Bridge: Micarta
  • Saddle & nut: Compensated
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Special features: Electronics
  • Case: Sold separately
  • Accessories: None
  • Country of origin: Mexico
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MartinX Series Custom 2016 X1-DE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar
 
5.0

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5.0

Love It!

By Bryan

from Tucson, AZ

Verified Buyer

Comments about Martin X Series Custom 2016 X1-DE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

Can't go wrong with a Martin! I admit that it is my first, but I love the tone and the feel of it. Far surpasses my other cheaper guitars.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Yes I would buy again

By Rubbertoe

from San Diego Ca

Comments about Martin X Series Custom 2016 X1-DE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

Play everyday sounds wonderful and makes me want to pick up the guitar and keep playing
Looks good sounds great

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

(5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Truly amazing sound

By Jen

from Florida

Verified Buyer

Comments about Martin X Series Custom 2016 X1-DE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

I am a beginner and had a cheap $160 yamaha acoustic. I enjoyed it but wanted a martin. Got this on sale during labor day and paid extra for faster shipping. The sound that this martin delivers in my opinion is amazing. My instructor played it and said it sounded as good as his $5,000 Martin. He was impressed with the guality for the price. Im happy I made the purchase

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

This guitar is great. Beautiful sound , look, and price

By Rubbertoe

from La Mesa Ca.

Verified Buyer

Comments about Martin X Series Custom 2016 X1-DE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

To learn how to play better, sound makes you not want to put it down

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Amazing guitar!,great sound and affordable price.

By Leo

from California

Comments about Martin X Series Custom 2016 X1-DE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

Deep sound

(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Great guitar

By Sean Patrick

from McDonough Ga

Comments about Martin X Series Custom 2016 X1-DE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

I was ready to step up my gear and some money to spend. I probably played 11 different guitars. I had my mind set on a Taylor acoustic then I saw this guy. I was shocked at the deep tone that came out of this guitar. It easy to play no buzzes in the sound system and sounds just as good when plugged in. I would recommend this guitar to anybody. Very happy with my decision!!!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

(5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

blew me away

By Jed

from springfield Tn

Comments about Martin X Series Custom 2016 X1-DE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

I got this guitar a couple months ago in January. This was my first guitar and i had my eye on a cheap PRS that I saw on this website and my father went to buy it for me as a suprise. when he got there he played it and it was the worst sounding guitar (the PRS) so later he brought me there to look around for another guitar. This caught my eye instantly, so i looked at the price tag and thought "this cant be any good". My dad took it off the hanger and started playing it. The whole acoustic room goes silent to listen to that one guitar. Score. this guitar has great tone and feel, stays in tune well, and has great electronics. I dont plan on buying another guitar in the next 10 years. Overall, this is one, amazing, guitar.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

(2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

I love this guitar!

By KatieBug

from Kennesaw, GA

Verified Buyer

Comments about Martin X Series Custom 2016 X1-DE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

This is my first guitar up from a begginner guitar and I love it! Makes it easier to learn

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Love my X1-de dreadnought, bought online, perfect condition

By Scar

from Cottonwood, Az.

Comments about Martin X Series Custom 2016 X1-DE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

Got it to jam with friends, they are going to be jealous! Deep tone, electronics sound great, it's perfect both ways. Definitely check out used equipment, great deals. Pay extra for faster shipping unless you don't mind waiting 10 days!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

(10 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Very pleased with this guitar

By Clap

from Naples, Florida

Comments about Martin X Series Custom 2016 X1-DE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

Very pleased with the rich tone of this guitar. I was looking for two things: tone and ability to hit chords without buzz . Got both with this model. Bought a tuner device separately because this model did not have one. Came down to this one and Martin DCPA5 and thought that this one actually had a better, deeper tone.

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