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D-28CW (Clarence White)

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The Martin D-28CW Clarence White Commemorative Edition blends premium tonewoods, Golden Era® construction, and the original appointments of the legendary Martin D-28 that both he and Tony Rice played. With its distinctive enlarged soundhole, the resulting instrument captures the clarity, power and balanced timbre that Clarence White found advantageous in his guitar.

Guitar of Choice for Martin Ambassador Sleepy Man Banjo Boys.

List Price: $5,599.00
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Model:
D-28CW (Clarence White)
Construction:
Mahogany Blocks/Dovetail Neck Joint
Body Size:
D-14 Fret
Top:
Solid Adirondack Spruce
Rosette:
Style 28 - Black/White Fiber (Large Soundhole)
Top Bracing Pattern:
Standard ''X'' Scalloped, Forward Shifted
Top Braces:
Solid Adirondack 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 Fiber
Binding:
Grained Ivoroid
Top Inlay Style:
Fine Herringbone
Side Inlay:
none
Back Inlay:
Black/Maple Fiber
Neck Material:
Select Hardwood
Neck Shape:
Modified V
Nut Material:
Bone
Headstock:
Solid/Long Diamond/Square Taper
Headplate:
Solid East Indian Rosewood /Golden Era Style
Heelcap:
Grained Ivoroid
Fingerboard Material:
Solid Black Ebony
Scale Length:
25.4''
Number of Frets Clear:
14
Number of Frets Total:
21
Fingerboard Width at Nut:
1-11/16''
Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret:
2-1/8''
Fingerboard Position Inlays:
none
Fingerboard Binding:
Grained Ivoroid
Finish Back & Sides:
Polished Gloss
Finish Top:
Polished Gloss w/ Aging Toner
Finish Neck:
Satin
Bridge Material:
Solid Black Ebony
Bridge Style:
Standard Belly w/ Long Saddle
Bridge String Spacing:
2-1/8''
Saddle:
16'' Radius/Bone
Tuning Machines:
Waverly Nickel w/ Butterbean Knobs
Recommended Strings:
Martin SP Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Medium Gauge (MSP7200)
Bridge & End Pins:
White w/ Black Dots
Pickguard:
Pattern Unique to D-28CW and D-28CWB Guitar
Case:
545E
Interior Label:
Signed by CFM IV & Michelle White Bledsoe, Numbered in Sequence
Electronics:
not available as an option
Other Options:
Available left-handed at no additional charge
Other Comments:
All prices & specifications are subject to change without notice.
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