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HD-28VS

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With a slightly larger body and a slotted head, the HD-28VS is a modern re-creation of the classic herringbone Dreadnought.

Guitar of choice for Martin Ambassador Jake Bugg.

List Price: $4,649.00
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Model:
HD-28VS
Construction:
Mahogany Blocks/Dovetail Neck Joint
Body Size:
D-12 Fret
Top:
Solid Sitka Spruce
Rosette:
Style 28
Top Bracing Pattern:
Standard ''X'' Scalloped
Top Braces:
Solid Sitka Spruce 5/16''
Back Material:
Solid East Indian Rosewood
Back Purfling:
HD Zig-Zag
Side Material:
Solid East Indian Rosewood
Endpiece:
Grained Ivoroid
Endpiece Inlay:
Black/White Boltaron
Binding:
Grained Ivoroid
Top Inlay Style:
Bold Herringbone
Side Inlay:
none
Back Inlay:
Black/White Boltaron
Neck Material:
Select Hardwood
Neck Shape:
Modified V
Nut Material:
Bone
Headstock:
Slotted/Square Slots/Diamond/Square Taper
Headplate:
Solid East Indian Rosewood /Small Old Style
Heelcap:
Grained Ivoroid
Fingerboard Material:
Solid Black Ebony
Scale Length:
25.4''
Number of Frets Clear:
12
Number of Frets Total:
19
Fingerboard Width at Nut:
1-3/4''
Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret:
2-1/4''
Fingerboard Position Inlays:
Diamonds & Squares - Long Pattern
Fingerboard Binding:
none
Finish Back & Sides:
Polished Gloss
Finish Top:
Polished Gloss w/ Aging Toner
Finish Neck:
Satin
Bridge Material:
Solid Black Ebony
Bridge Style:
Vintage Belly w/ Drop-In Long Saddle
Bridge String Spacing:
2-1/4''
Saddle:
16'' Radius/Bone - Drop-In Long Saddle
Tuning Machines:
Waverly Nickel Side Mounts w/ Butterbean Knobs
Recommended Strings:
Martin SP Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Medium Gauge (MSP7200)
Bridge & End Pins:
White w/ Tortoise Colored Dots
Pickguard:
Tortoise Color - Beveled & Polished
Case:
540 Geib style
Interior Label:
none
Electronics:
Optional
Other Options:
Available left-handed at no additional charge
Other Comments:
All prices & specifications are subject to change without notice.
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