Martin D41S all solid all Made in USA dreadnought acoustic guitar +case
Chris (MD. Guitar Mania) says: “Here we have an absolutely gorgeous sounding Martin dreadnought acoustic guitar. It really is stunning. The most amazing mellow tone with the BEST resonance and sustain I have ever heard. This is a top notch example of a top notch guitar.”
Hard case or Gig Bag: Original Martin hard case
From the Martin website the serial number equates to a 2015 build date.
From a few feet away it looks brand new. On close ultra close inspection up close and in bright light, even then you’ll need good eyes to spot any marks, but it IS a used guitar, so there are some extremely minor signs of wear and tear, but very very minor. Some minuscule scratches in the form of polishing swirls but nothing other than very very minor.
No evidence of buckle rash on the back either just minuscule polishing swirls.
The frets are in excellent condition with only the most minuscule signs of use, if any, with NO dimples, dents or flat spots. There are no signs of wear on the fretboard either and no dents or marks on the rear of the neck.
The machineheads are original, in excellent working order and no signs of rust and only the most minuscule signs of any tarnish, just fingerprints.
Electrics: – none fitted
This guitar has been lovingly set up by Jon, one of the UK’s most highly regarded and experienced guitar techs.
That doesn’t mean this guitar is the best playing guitar ever, it just means that he has taken the time to set it up. Adjust the action, intonation etc so that it plays as well as can be expected and stays in tune as good as any guitar of this type does.
We all have differing styles and demands from our instruments. Some of us like fast n low actions for fretboard tapping percussive styles, others prefer a high n mightly action for energetic strumming / busking and everything in between. No one set up suits all!
This specific guitar has been set up sympathetically for it’s style so has a fairly low action, and minimal fret buzzing.
Supplied with original Martin ABS moulded hard case and will be shipped boxed securely.
Priced with all of the above in mind but feel free to “make an offer”.
Specifications – Overview
Body Size: D-14 Fret
Finish Top: Gloss
Construction: Dovetail Neck Joint
Back and Side Finish: Gloss
Bracing Pattern: Forward-Shifted X-Brace
Scale Length: 25.4″
Brace Shape: Scalloped
Fingerboard Width at Nut: 1 3/4”
Top Material: Sitka Spruce
Neck Shape: Modified Low Oval
Back Material: East Indian Rosewood
Neck Taper: High-Performance Taper
Side Material: East Indian Rosewood
Top Color: Aging Toner
Bridge Style: Modern Belly – Drop in Saddle
Binding: Antique White
Bridge String Spacing: 2 5/32″
Top Inlay Material: Abalone with Multi-Stripe
Bridge Material: Ebony
Top Detail: None
Bridge Pin Material: White Plastic
Pickguard: Tortoise Pattern
Bridge Pin Dots: Abalone
Pickguard Inlay: None
Saddle: Compensated Bone
Rosette: Abalone with Multi-Stripe
Saddle Radius: 16″
Brace Material: Sitka Spruce
Back and Sides Color: None
Brace Size: 5/16″
Back Detail: None
Back Purfling/Strip: Style 45
Back Inlay Material: Multi-Stripe
Heelcap: Antique White
Side Detail: None
Endpiece: Antique White
Side Inlay Material: None
Endpiece Inlay: Multi-Stripe
Neck Material: Genuine Mahogany
Fingerboard Material: Ebony
Finish Neck: Satin
Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 2 1/8”
Neck Color: Dark Mahogany
Fingerboard Inlay Style: Reduced Hexagon
Number of Frets Total: 20
Fingerboard Inlay Material: Abalone
Neck Joins Body At: 14th Fret
Fingerboard Binding Material: Antique White
Side Dots: Black
Headstock Shape: Solid with Square Taper and Diamond
Tuning Machines: Gold Open Gear
Headplate Material: East Indian Rosewood
Headplate Logo Style: Block Inlay
Nut Material: Bone
Headplate Binding Material: Antique White with Multi-Stripe
Headplate Detail: None
Case: Ply Hardshell
Left Handed Availability: true
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About Guitar Mania – MULTI award winning shop
We first opened our doors in 1994. Since then we have expanded and grown in size and popularity to become one of the South’s leading guitar shops. Our commitment to a friendly, knowledgeable and personal service has won us a collection of awards. These include: Three times winner of the prestigious FENDER EUROPEAN TOP DEALER AWARD for service, knowledge and commitment to Fender products. (They only presented them for three years) And SEVEN times award winners at the Poole Retail Awards ‘Top of the Shops’ event, including overall Best Independent Shop and Best Customer Service.
Our aim is to provide the highest levels of customer care, to offer a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere and still offer the lowest possible prices.
Because we are all passionate guitarists ourselves note that all our guitars are dispatched:
Inspected – check for scratches, dents etc
Tuned – Stretching each string for optimum tuning stability
Set up – adjust action and intonation as required
Tested – give it a play to make sure we like it ! (Tough job huh ?)
Ready to Play – now it’s your turn !
Our Opening Times:
Monday to Saturday 9:30 to 5:00pm
|Shipping Weight||12 kg|
|Dimensions||120 × 50 × 35 cm|