Martin D-16E Mahogany Thin Body Dreadnought Guitar & Gigbag, Fishman Matrix VT Enhance Pickup

$1,749
sku: D16E-MAH
The Martin D-16E Mahogany offers a dreadnought shape body with 000 depth for playing and performing comfort (just 4-1/8" deep vs the standard dreadnought depth of 4-7/8"). Built with all solid woods, it has appealing appointments including a herringbone rosette.

The Fishman Matrix VT Enhance pickup system blends signals from two transducers (undersaddle and bridge plate) for broad tonal response. Controls are mounted at the soundhole for easy access, and the 1/4" output jack and easy-access battery box are located at the endpin.

PICKGUARD NOTE:  Sept. 2021
Due to a shortage of faux tortoise pickguard material, this model will be built with a black pickguard as necessary.


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  • BODY SIZE: D-14 Fret (000 Depth)
  • CONSTRUCTION: Simple Dovetail Neck Joint
  • TOP MATERIAL: Sitka Spruce
  • FINISH TOP: Gloss
  • BACK MATERIAL: Mahogany
  • SIDE MATERIAL: Mahogany
  • BACK & SIDE FINISH: Satin
  • NECK SHAPE: Modified Low Oval
  • NECK TAPER: High-Performance Taper
  • BRACING PATTERN: Forward-Shifted X-Brace
  • BRACE SHAPE: Scalloped
  • SCALE LENGTH: 25.4"
  • FINGERBOARD WIDTH AT NUT: 1 3/4''
  • NUT MATERIAL: Bone
  • BRIDGE STRING SPACING: 2 5/32"
  • BRIDGE STYLE: Belly - Drop in Saddle
  • BRIDGE MATERIAL: Ebony
  • BRIDGE PIN MATERIAL: Black Tusq
  • BRIDGE PIN DOTS: Mother-of-Pearl
  • SADDLE: Compensated White Tusq
  • SADDLE RADIUS: 16"
  • PICKGUARD: Brown Tortoise Pattern or Black
  • BINDING: Brown Tortoise Pattern
  • TOP INLAY MATERIAL: Multi-Stripe
  • ROSETTE: Bold Herringbone with Multi-Stripe
  • BRACE MATERIAL: Sitka Spruce
  • BRACE SIZE: 5/16”
  • HEELCAP: Brown Tortoise Pattern
  • NECK MATERIAL: Select Hardwood
  • FINISH NECK: Satin
  • FINGERBOARD MATERIAL: Ebony
  • FINGERBOARD WIDTH AT 12TH FRET: 2 1/8''
  • FINGERBOARD INLAY STYLE: Style 28
  • FINGERBOARD INLAY MATERIAL: Mother-o(more...)
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