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  • Martin's fine HD-28 customized with a responsive "Authentic Thickness" (thinner) Sitka spruce top, scalloped Adirondack spruce braces and a 24.9" scale length for a comfortable left hand reach.

    In honor of our 50th Anniversary, there is a special stamp on the back of the peghead and an inside label signed by C.F. Martin IV and Elderly owners Stan and Lily Werbin.

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Model:HD28SS-E50 Elderly Anniversary Short Scale
 
Body Size:D 14-Fret
Construction: 
 
Dovetail Neck Joint
 
Back and Sides:East Indian Rosewood
 
Top:Sitka Spruce, Authentic Thickness
Bracing:Adirondack Spruce, Golden Era, Scalloped 5/16”, Forward Shifted X Brace
 
Binding, Heelcap, Endpiece:Antique White
Rosette:Style 28
Top Inlay Material:Herringbone
Pickguard:Faux Tortoise
Neck:Modified Low Oval
Scale Length:24.9"
Fingerboard Width At Nut:1 3/4"
Neck Taper:High Performance Taper
Fingerboard Material:Ebony
Fingerboard Inlay Style:Diamonds & Squares, Long Pattern
Fingerboard Inlay Material:Abalone
Neck Joins Body At:14th Fret
Headstock Shape:Solid with Square Taper, Elderly Instruments Stamp on Back
Tuning Machines:Nickel Open Gear, Butterbean Buttons
Headplate:East Indian Rosewood, with Old Style Logo
Nut Material:Bone
Bridge:Ebony, Modern Belly - Drop in Saddle
Saddle:Compensated Bone
Bridge String Spacing:2 5/32"
Bridge Pin Material:White with Faux Tortoise Dots
Finish:Gloss, Aging Toner Top, Satin Neck
Case:Molded Hardshell
Label:Elderly Instruments 50th Anniversary


 

Martin Custom Herringbone 28-Style Dreadnought & Case, Short Scale - Elderly 50th Anniversary Model

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USA Only
Limited Warranty Included

SKU: HD28SS-E50

Regular price
$3,549 USD
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Sale price
$3,549 USD

Martin's fine HD-28 customized with a responsive "Authentic Thickness" (thinner) Sitka spruce top, scalloped Adirondack spruce braces and a 24.9" scale length for a comfortable left hand reach.

In honor of our 50th Anniversary, there is a special stamp on the back of the peghead and an inside label signed by C.F. Martin IV and Elderly owners Stan and Lily Werbin.

More Details

More Details

Model:HD28SS-E50 Elderly Anniversary Short Scale
 
Body Size:D 14-Fret
Construction: 
 
Dovetail Neck Joint
 
Back and Sides:East Indian Rosewood
 
Top:Sitka Spruce, Authentic Thickness
Bracing:Adirondack Spruce, Golden Era, Scalloped 5/16”, Forward Shifted X Brace
 
Binding, Heelcap, Endpiece:Antique White
Rosette:Style 28
Top Inlay Material:Herringbone
Pickguard:Faux Tortoise
Neck:Modified Low Oval
Scale Length:24.9"
Fingerboard Width At Nut:1 3/4"
Neck Taper:High Performance Taper
Fingerboard Material:Ebony
Fingerboard Inlay Style:Diamonds & Squares, Long Pattern
Fingerboard Inlay Material:Abalone
Neck Joins Body At:14th Fret
Headstock Shape:Solid with Square Taper, Elderly Instruments Stamp on Back
Tuning Machines:Nickel Open Gear, Butterbean Buttons
Headplate:East Indian Rosewood, with Old Style Logo
Nut Material:Bone
Bridge:Ebony, Modern Belly - Drop in Saddle
Saddle:Compensated Bone
Bridge String Spacing:2 5/32"
Bridge Pin Material:White with Faux Tortoise Dots
Finish:Gloss, Aging Toner Top, Satin Neck
Case:Molded Hardshell
Label:Elderly Instruments 50th Anniversary