condition: like new make / manufacturer: Martin model name / number: DC-16E
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I'm selling my beautiful, hardly used Martin DC-16E Acoustic/Electric. Beautiful all around guitar. Lightweight and full sounding. .
I only played about 2 hours learning Free on the Wing. It plays and sounds amazing. I have a Fishman SA330 acoustic PA and the Fishman pick up in this Martin is much quieter than any of my other Taylor's or Martins. No feedback even really close to the PA. The electronics are top notch.
Check out the reviews or go to your local shop and play one for yourself.
I paid $2,000 at Xmas through Sweetwater with the case. I'm going to be selling off most of my gear. I hardly play anymore.
The picture of the tree is from where the fretboard was taken. I did some research on this as to why it had the finish it did and was supplied this information. Pretty interesting.
As you can probably see, the plastic is still on the pickguard. It hasn't spent more than the 2 hours out of the case.
I would also trade for a Les Paul, a Gretsch Nashville, Zemaitis or possibly a PRS.
Thanks for looking and let me know if you have any questions.
Below are the specs
The classic sound of a Sitka spruce top
This Martin DC-16E's top is crafted of Sitka spruce. Its high stiffness combined with the lightweight characteristics of most softwoods, makes it a natural for a high velocity sound. A strong fundamental-to-overtone ratio gives Sitka spruce a powerful direct tone capable of retaining its clarity when played forcefully. This makes Sitka a top choice among Sweetwater players whose style demands a wide dynamic response and a robust, meaty tone.
Martin DC-16E Acoustic-electric Cutaway Guitar Features:
Everything you love about a Martin
Sitka spruce top
Forward-Shifted X Scalloped bracing
Sycamore back and sides
Select hardwood neck
Black ebony fingerboard
Cutaway gives you free access to the high register
Fishman Matrix VT Enhance electronics
Understated Style 16 appointments
Number of Strings:6
Top Wood:Sitka Spruce
Back & Sides Wood:Sycamore
Body Bracing:Forward Shifted X-bracing
Neck Wood:Select Hardwood
Neck Shape:Modified low oval
Fingerboard Inlay:Diamonds and squares
Number of Frets:20
Tuning Machines:Satin pearl open gear
Electronics:Fishman Matrix VT Enhance NT2
Strings:SP Lifespan 92/8 Phosphor Bronze Medium
Case Included:Hardshell case
Manufacturer Part Number:10DC16E
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