This Martin Custom Shop Expert D-28 1937 in Ambertone Sunburst is brand new and is only available to dealers deemed, "Custom Shop Experts"! We are honored to have been included in this group and we have been flipping his guitars incredibly fast! Top-notch ingredients meet time-tested appointments and a few modern tweaks on the specs make these not only the best sounding guitars in the room but among the finest playing, as well.
The all-new Martin Custom Shop Expert Dealer D-28 1937 rewards players with the sonic superiority of Martin’s Authentic Series and the everyday practicality of a workhorse guitar. With an adjustable truss rod, this 1937 model leans into modern times for some added functionality. The back and sides are made from Indian Rosewood rather than Madagascar Rosewood which helps keep the costs down, considerably. This guitar is also lightly aged at the factory. The finish has an Aged Natural look to it but it also features light finish wear and some tastefully executed weather checking.
Regarded as the cornerstone of performance, Martin’s highly prized 1937 models set the benchmark for generations of instruments that followed. This guitar sports time-tested features like Authentic bracing, hide glue and cloth strip construction, and an adjustable truss rod which gives enthusiasts the day-in, day-out reliability of an instrument that travels well AND responds to seasonal adjustments as it matures. With the all-new Custom Shop Expert D-28 1937, the stars have aligned again.
An Adirondack Spruce Top was selected for its era-specific authenticity. This ultra-stiff softwood is considered top of the heap when it comes to Spruce-Species due to its extra stiffness, volume, and projection. The braces are also made from Adirondack Spruce, arranged in an X Pattern, and forward shifted. This guitar is exceptionally loud and can easily fill a room.
The neck is made from mahogany and carved into an Authentic 1937 Profile. The Custom Shop 1937 comes with an adjustable truss rod making this guitar far more season and player-friendly. The fingerboard is made from Ebony which features abalone inlays, 1 and 3/4" Nut Width, and 25.4" scale length.
Nobody treats used guitars as we do at The Music Gallery! Every trade-in goes through an inspection, cleaning, restring and set up before being put out on sale. We even put guitars with bad frets through our Plek machine if need be. If this service piques your interest learn more here or give us a call!