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The stunning polished East Indian rosewood back and sides, and genuine ebony fingerboard and bridge speak to its innate luxury. This is an approximate serial. Due to the endangered status of Brazilian rosewood, solid Madagascar rosewood is instead used for the back and sides.

Laminated rosewood back and sides. There is one well repaired crack on the bass side lower bout which has been patched from the inside, as well as another repaired crack in the same area. Laminated asian chestnut sides and back with matching wood veneer on Martin style peghead. Resin-based Richlite fingerboards and bridges hold up to many years of hard playing while keeping the price of X Series instruments within reach of the budget-challenged picker. Learn more about choosing the right instrument with our Acoustic Guitar Buying Guide.

Early examples often have adjustable height bridge saddles as well. Despite their patina of age, Retro models include the new high-performance neck taper and low-oval profile that makes playing them an unalloyed pleasure. Mosaic marquetry around sound hole. It can intervene if it sees worrying trends or serious matters of concern.

Performing Artist Series All Performing Artist models have cutaway bodies that grant easy access to high notes, making them a good choice if you do a lot of soloing. The treble side rib shows various scratches and dings possibly caused by items in one's pocket, finish bubbles and scars where the finish had been bubbled and is now missing in very small areas. Learn more about the full range of wallet-friendly Road Series guitars. Martin model numbers are straight forward too. These serial numbers are documented by C.

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Martin and relaunched Sigma Guitars worldwide. These serial number apply to all Martin guitars, flat top and arch top. Others continued on using the cheaper tuners. Rosewood Bridge and fingerboard. Aside from the laminated tops, backs, and sides, these include Stratabond, a laminated hardwood used on necks to resist warping.

For any complaints and enquiries you may contact us here. Dimensions and tolerances are true to the original in just about every respect. It has an extra rigid Stratabond neck to withstand the rigors of touring. These models were produced in very limited quantities. It is strikingly beautiful.

At the same time, the burnished orange Sitka spruce top is exceedingly straight- and parallel-grain and beautiful. Martin and featured solid wood top. The model and serial numbers were usually stamped on in ink, but some are known to have been hand-penned. Look at an angle towards the neck. It is most definitely, as Tom Paxton sang, a marvelous toy.

All known Sigma guitars have laminated sides and back wood. Fixed bridge, some with diamond shape inlays. On round hole martin guitars, the serial and model numbers are stamped on the neck block inside the instrument. It also includes scalloped bracing, solid spruce top and rosewood back and sides. Unbound peghead and fingerboard.