C.F. Martin

12102014 002         Custom D-28. This is from a series of Custom Shop D-28s that Martin offered to their dealers and featured a number of “Vintage” custom upgrades that set it apart from a Standard D-28. These include: Aging toner top, grained ivoroid binding, diamond and squares “Golden Era”  fingerboard inlays, 1930s style bridge with long saddle, and the old style Authentic decal with toner applique.                                   Incredibly rich and balanced tone from this Martin classic.  For just slightly more than a Standard D-28 you can get this beauty from Martin’s elite team of luthiers from their Custom Shop. Come in for a test drive.                      List price is $3,974.00            SALE: $2,750.00                         New D-18.                                          Martin redesigned the classic D-18 in 2012 and reintroduced some of the original pre WW II era characteristics, including; ebony bridge and fingerboard, forward shifted scalloped bracing, 1&3/4″ nut width,  and tortoise shell binding. Bringing it into the modern age with Martin’s “Performing Artist” neck taper. Right out of the box these new D-18s with hang with any vintage or boutique mahogany dreadnought you can buy at any price.             LIST: $2,999.00                    SALE: $2,249.0012102014 011                                             D-18E Retro (below) is built to the exact specs of the new D-18 Standard, but also features specially voiced state of the art Fishman Aura electronics. List Price: $3,399.0o. Sale: $2,599.00 12102014 007                                           We have been ordering Custom Shop Martin Guitars by going direct to the source and visiting the factory and hand selecting the woods with the assistant of the wood shop specialists and the luthiers from the Custom Shop. A premium Custom Shop Guitar doesn’t have to be overly expensive and that’s been our intent to design superlative guitars that will be heirloom quality pieces that are more affordable than you might expect.                                                                                                                                                             00018 Guitar Tex 2 of 5 02900018 Guitar Tex 2 of 5 012

 

                                                    Sinker mahogany Custom Shop 000 model with Madagascar rosewood binding and headstock plate. 12102014 015$2,900.00                                                                                                         CEO 7 designed by Chris Martin IV is a 00 slope shoulder guitar with Adirondack spruce and mahogany. This little guitar has been very popular among the CEO series and is really quite a good value with a list price $3,099.00 and a sale price of $2,349.00