Martin Guitars D-16e Mahogany Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar

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D-16E MAHOGANY

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This 16 Series Dreadnought is crafted with satin-finished mahogany back and sides for a big sound with a punchy midrange and bright treble response. It includes a Sitka spruce gloss top for balanced tone and projection and a high-performance neck taper for ease of playability up and down the fretboard. The D-16E comes equipped with Fishman® Matrix VT Enhance NT2 electronics. Strung with Martin Authentic Acoustic Lifespan® 2.0 light gauge strings.

Specifications
Body Size: D-14 Fret (000 Depth)
Body Material: Sitka Spruce Top / Mahogany Back/Sides
Top Finish: Gloss
Back & Side Finish: Satin
Scale Length: 25.4"
Fingerboard Material: Ebony
Frets: 20
String Nut: Bone
Bracing Pattern: Forward-Shifted X-Brace
Bridge: Ebony Belly Style - Drop in Saddle
Tuning Machines: Nickel Open Gear
Electronics: Fishman Matrix VT Enhance NT2
Case: Soft-Shell case included

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Usually not a fan of dreadnoughts but this guitar got me. I love the slimmer body on this, I’m not a fan of big deep acoustics. The tone is brilliant does not seem to lose much from the slimmer style, and in some ways is more articulate than a D28. I did a lot of playing and research before landing on this guitar and I expect this will be my go to acoustic for life. Only gripe is if your going to put the electronics in, they should just put the tuner in too, the Mexican models have tuners.
Posted by Ryan on Apr 9, 2021
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