Skip to product information
1 of 14

More Details

Model: Custom Shop D-18 Authentic 1937 (# D18AUTH37CE-NAT)

  • Body Size: D-14 Fret
  • Construction: Dovetail Neck Joint, Hide Glue Construction
  • Back and Sides: Genuine Mahogany
  • Top: Adirondack Spruce with VTS (torrefied)
  • Bracing: Adirondack Spruce with VTS, Scalloped 5/16”
  • Binding & Endpiece: Faux Tortoise
  • Heelcap: Ebony
  • Rosette: Old Style 18 Multi-Stripe
  • Top Inlay: Multi-Stripe
  • Pickguard: Faux Tortoise
  • Neck Material: Genuine Mahogany
  • Scale Length: 25.4”
  • Fingerboard Width At Nut:1-¾”
  • Neck Shape: Authentic 1937 (a rounded, Full Thickness shape), Adjustable Truss Rod
  • Neck Taper: Standard
  • Fingerboard Material: Ebony
  • Fingerboard Inlay: Old Style 18, Abalone
  • Neck Joins Body At: 14th Fret
  • Headstock Shape: Solid with Square Taper
  • Tuning Machines: Waverly Nickel Open Back with Butterbean Knobs
  • Headplate: East Indian Rosewood with Script Golden Era Decal
  • Nut Material: Bone
  • Bridge: Ebony, 1930 Style Belly, Glue in Long Saddle
  • Saddle: Bone, 2-1/4" String Spacing
  • Bridge Pins: Black Plastic
  • Finish: Vintage Gloss, Natural Top
  • Case: Ply Hardshell
  • Label: None

Martin Custom Shop D-18 Authentic 1937 Guitar & Case

Martin Custom Shop D-18 Authentic 1937 Guitar & Case

Expert Setup
USA Only
Limited Warranty

SKU: D18AUTH37CE-NAT

Regular price $6,599 USD
Regular price Sale price $6,599.00 USD
Sale Sold out
Shipping calculated at checkout.
Experience the Elderly Difference

The Martin Custom Shop D-18 Authentic 1937 is a light weight guitar with a heavyweight tone!  It merges the tone-maximizing features of the Authentic Series with the modern convenience of an adjustable truss rod.  Features include an Adirondack spruce top with VTS (torrefied), hide glue construction, Authentic shape neck, and Martin's Vintage gloss finish.

More Details

More Details

Model: Custom Shop D-18 Authentic 1937 (# D18AUTH37CE-NAT)

  • Body Size: D-14 Fret
  • Construction: Dovetail Neck Joint, Hide Glue Construction
  • Back and Sides: Genuine Mahogany
  • Top: Adirondack Spruce with VTS (torrefied)
  • Bracing: Adirondack Spruce with VTS, Scalloped 5/16”
  • Binding & Endpiece: Faux Tortoise
  • Heelcap: Ebony
  • Rosette: Old Style 18 Multi-Stripe
  • Top Inlay: Multi-Stripe
  • Pickguard: Faux Tortoise
  • Neck Material: Genuine Mahogany
  • Scale Length: 25.4”
  • Fingerboard Width At Nut:1-¾”
  • Neck Shape: Authentic 1937 (a rounded, Full Thickness shape), Adjustable Truss Rod
  • Neck Taper: Standard
  • Fingerboard Material: Ebony
  • Fingerboard Inlay: Old Style 18, Abalone
  • Neck Joins Body At: 14th Fret
  • Headstock Shape: Solid with Square Taper
  • Tuning Machines: Waverly Nickel Open Back with Butterbean Knobs
  • Headplate: East Indian Rosewood with Script Golden Era Decal
  • Nut Material: Bone
  • Bridge: Ebony, 1930 Style Belly, Glue in Long Saddle
  • Saddle: Bone, 2-1/4" String Spacing
  • Bridge Pins: Black Plastic
  • Finish: Vintage Gloss, Natural Top
  • Case: Ply Hardshell
  • Label: None
View full details