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HD-16R Adirondack

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Style “16” guitars were first introduced in 1961 to provide an affordable, high-quality Martin instrument. The innovative HD-16R Dreadnought model features a solid Adirondack top and many features found on other high–end Martin models.

Guitar of choice for Martin Ambassador Dirty Guvnahs.

List Price: $3,199.00
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Model:
HD-16R Adirondack
Construction:
Ply Blocks/Simple Dovetail Neck Joint
Body Size:
D-14 Fret
Top:
Solid Adirondack Spruce
Rosette:
Style 28
Top Bracing Pattern:
Hybrid ''X'' Scalloped
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 Boltaron
Binding:
Grained Ivoroid
Top Inlay Style:
Fine Herringbone
Side Inlay:
none
Back Inlay:
Black/White Boltaron
Neck Material:
Select Hardwood
Neck Shape:
Modified V
Nut Material:
White Corian
Headstock:
Solid/Diamond/Square Taper
Headplate:
Solid East Indian Rosewood /Raised Gold Foil
Heelcap:
Grained Ivoroid
Fingerboard Material:
Richlite
Scale Length:
25.4''
Number of Frets Clear:
14
Number of Frets Total:
20
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/ Vintage Toner
Finish Neck:
Satin
Bridge Material:
Richlite
Bridge Style:
Belly
Bridge String Spacing:
2-1/4''
Saddle:
16'' Radius/Compensated/White Tusq
Tuning Machines:
Chrome Enclosed w/ Large Buttons
Recommended Strings:
Martin SP Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Medium Gauge (MSP7200)
Bridge & End Pins:
White w/ Tortoise Colored Dots
Pickguard:
Delmar Tortoise Color
Case:
345
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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