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D-28 Authentic 1941

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$8,599.00

Here to remind you why you fell in love with us in the first place, the new Authentics are constructed the old way - with hide glue, throughout, and historically-accurate detailing confirmed by using a CAT scan machine located at the Smithsonian Institute. Based on a 1941 D-28 in our museum, this guitar features Madagascar rosewood back and sides, an Adirondack spruce top, and authentic 1941 D-28 appointments, right down to the neck barrel, heel, diamond, head taper, and slots. Martin’s new Vintage Tone System (VTS) is employed for the top and braces.

The new Martin Vintage Tone System (VTS) uses a unique recipe that is based on the historic torrefaction system. The VTS acts much like a time machine in which Martin can target certain time periods and age the top/braces to that era. This focused method allows Martin’s craftsmen and women to recreate not only the pleasing visual aesthetics of a vintage guitar, but also reproduce the special tones previously reserved for vintage instruments.

Learn more about Martin’s Vintage Tone System (VTS) at www.martinguitar.com/VTS.

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$8,599.00

D-28 Authentic 1941
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Specifications Overview

Body Size:

D-14 Fret

Finish Top:

Vintage Gloss

Construction:

Dovetail Neck Joint - Hide Glue Construction

Back & Side Finish:

Vintage Gloss

Bracing Pattern:

Authentic 1941 Rearward Shifted X Brace

Scale Length:

25.4"

Brace Shape:

Scalloped

Fingerboard Width At Nut:

1 11/16''

Top Material:

Adirondack Spruce with VTS

Neck Shape:

Authentic 1941

Back Material:

Madagascar Rosewood

Neck Taper:

Standard Taper

Side Material:

Madagascar Rosewood

Electronics:

Not Available


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