Elderly Instruments
Search: (tips)
Vintage and Used Instruments New Instruments Accessories Books Videos Recordings
Elderly Instruments on Facebook Elderly Instruments on Twitter Elderly Instruments on YouTube
contact us..
visit us..
get catalogs
| help / policies
| email lists
| gift certificates
toll-free in USA 888-473-5810
New Musical Instruments > Martin Guitars > MARTIN

MARTIN D-28 AUTHENTIC 1931 & CASE

..to our complete listing of New Musical Instruments - Martin Guitars

MARTIN D-28 AUTHENTIC 1931 & CASE
12-FRET SLOTTED HEAD DREADNOUGHT - NEW AUTHENTIC SERIES, JANUARY 2013 - Based on the first guitar named D-28, this new model features hide glue construction and an ebony truss rod. - Madagascar rosewood back & sides, Adirondack spruce top with Authentic syle scalloped braces, ivoroid binding, fine herringbone top trim. Authentic 1931 neck shape, ebony fretboard (25.4" scale, 1-7/8" nut, 2-3/8" string spacing at saddle), short pattern diamonds & squares position inlays. Slotted peghead with Madagascar rosewood headplate, Martin stamp on back of headstock, no decal logo, Waverly nickel tuning gears, fossil ivory nut and saddle. Fossil ivory bridge pins with black dots. - All New Authentic Series models feature historically accurate specifications such as thinner pegheads, fingerboards, center strips and bridge plates, as well as hand contoured bridges. Shell inlays are closer replicated to the originals in shape, size, dimension and location. Other standout details include hide glue construction and cloth side strips inside each body.
New or Used: This item is new. Expert Setup
Availability: In Stock Now      Why Elderly?
sku: D28AUTH31 .. list $8999.00 ours $7099.00 buy

free shipping - click for details

Share

side
pickguard
heel
headstock-front
headstock-back
front
fretboard
body-front
body-back
back
soundhole
case
case-open
bridge
Exact appearance of new instruments may vary.

Specifications:
  • Model: * D-28 Authentic 1931
  • Construction: * Mahogany Blocks/Dovetail Neck Joint - Hide Glue Construction
  • Body Size: * D-12 Fret
  • Top: * Solid Adirondack Spruce
  • Rosette: * Style 28 (Authentic 1931)
  • Top Bracing Pattern: * Standard ''X'' Scalloped (Authentic Style) - Circa 1931
  • Top Braces: * Solid Adirondack Spruce 5/16''
  • Back Material: * Solid Madagascar Rosewood
  • Back Purfling: * Zig-Zag (Authentic)
  • Side Material: * Solid Madagascar Rosewood
  • Endpiece: * Grained Ivoroid (Narrow 1931 Shape)
  • Endpiece Inlay: * Black/White Boltaron
  • Binding: * Grained Ivoroid
  • Top Inlay Style: * Fine Herringbone
  • Side Inlay: * none
  • Back Inlay: * Black/White Boltaron
  • Neck Material: * Solid Genuine Mahogany
  • Neck Shape: * Authentic 1931 Barrel & Heel
  • Nut Material: * Bone
  • Headstock: * Slotted/Square Slots/1931 Diamond/1931 Taper
  • Headplate: * Solid Madagascar Rosewood
  • 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: * 1-7/8''
  • Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: * 2-1/4''
  • Fingerboard Position Inlays: * Diamonds & Squares - Short Pattern Golden Era
  • Fingerboard Binding: * none
  • 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: * 1930s Style Belly w/ Long Saddle
  • Bridge String Spacing: * 2-3/8''
  • Saddle: * 16'' Radius/Long Bone
  • Tuning Machines: * Waverly Nickel 4063 w/Butterbean Knobs & Nickel Bushings
  • Recommended Strings: * Martin SP Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Medium Gauge (MSP7200)
  • Bridge & End Pins: * Ivory w/ Black Dots
  • Pickguard: * Delmar Tortoise Color
  • Case: * 540V Harptone
  • Interior Label: * none
  • 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.

Warranty Information

also see Bluegrass Guitar...
Videos | Books | Recordings | Used Martin Guitars |

also see Guitar...
Acoustic Pickups | Electric Pickups | Cases | Electric Parts | Electric Strings | Straps | Acoustic Parts | Picks | Acoustic Strings | Instruments |


People who bought MARTIN D-28 AUTHENTIC 1931 & CASE also bought:

Gear & Accessories Department: ANTIQUE ACOUSTICS REPLICA MARTIN GUITAR PIN SET (Acoustic Guitar Parts)


Site map
help / policies
privacy
showroom 517-372-7880
mailorder 517-372-7890

facebook | twitter
fax 517-372-5155|
toll-free: (USA only) 888-473-5810

Email: web@elderly.com