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Martin D-45S Authentic 1936 Reissue



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The D-45 Dreadnought is the flagship model of the Standard Series. It is the most ornate Standard Series instrument, featuring hand inlaid pearl and premium tonewoods. The guitar of choice for legends like Gene Autry and Stephen Stills, it's the perfect guitar for a discerning collector or musician. Nothing says you've arrived like a D-45.

  • Construction: Mahogany Blocks/Dovetail Neck Joint - Hide Glue Construction
  • Body Size: D-14 Fret (Large Body)
  • Top: Solid Adirondack Spruce
  • Rosette: Style 45 Authentic
  • Top Bracing Pattern: Standard "X" Scalloped (Authentic Style) - Circa 1936
  • Top Braces: Solid Adirondack Spruce 5/16"
  • Back Material: Solid Brazilian Rosewood
  • Back Purfling: Style 45 - Golden Era
  • Side Material: Solid Brazilian Rosewood
  • Endpiece: Grained Ivoroid in a Narrow 1936 Shape 45 Wedge
  • Endpiece Inlay: Solid Brazilian Rosewood and Black/Maple Fiber
  • Binding: Grained Ivoroid
  • Top Inlay Style: Style 42
  • Side Inlay: Style 45
  • Back Inlay: Style 45
  • Neck Material: Solid Genuine Mahogany
  • Neck Shape: Authentic 1936 Barrel & Heel
  • Nut Material: Fossilized Ivory
  • Headstock: Solid/Diamond/1936 Taper
  • Headplate: Solid Brazilian Rosewood
  • Heelcap: Grained Ivoroid
  • Fingerboard Material: Solid Black Ebony
  • 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: Snowflakes - 1936 Authentic Style
  • Fingerboard Binding: Grained Ivoroid
  • Finish Back & Sides: Polished Gloss w/Aging Toner
  • Finish Top: Polished Gloss w/Aging Toner
  • Finish Neck: Polished Gloss w/Aging Toner
  • Bridge Material: Solid Black Ebony
  • Bridge Style: Authentic Style Belly - Long Saddle
  • Bridge String Spacing: 2-5/16"
  • Saddle: 16" Radius/Long Fossilized Ivory
  • Tuning Machines: Waverly Gold 4060 w/Butterbean Knobs w/Hand Engraving
  • Recommended Strings: Martin SP Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Medium Gauge (MSP7200)
  • Bridge & End Pins: Ivory Colored Poly w/Select Pearl Dots
  • Pickguard: Delmar Tortoise Color
  • Case: 545V Harptone Large Body

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