The DSS-17 Whiskey Sunset Dreadnought slope-shoulder model boasts a rich, warm sunburst finish that will delight any player with its aesthetic beauty. It is skillfully crafted from a solid Sitka spruce top and mahogany back and sides with antique white binding. This guitar has classic Mahogany meets Spruce Martin tones, in the vain of the venerable D-18.
It features a modified low oval neck with a high-performance taper for added comfort and includes a rosewood fingerboard and bridge, scalloped bracing, and an old-style script logo on the headstock. 24.4" Scale length gives the strings a taut feel while 1.75" nut width feels great for the finger picker and strummer, alike. The DSS-17 Whiskey Sunset produces beautiful, dynamic tones that will please the most discerning musician.
If you want a no frills but sounds amazing, made in America work horse guitar for under 2K, the DSS-17 should be on your short list. This guitar is one of those that only takes a few strums to notice is doing something special. Included with the guitar is a Martin Gigbag.
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