Question: How do I identify my Martin guitar?

WHERE CAN I FIND THE SERIAL NUMBER OF MY GUITAR? A Martin Guitar will have the model designation and the serial number etched on the neck block. Look in the soundhole toward the neck to see where this is etched.

What is the difference between a Martin D 18 and AD 28?

While the 18 style guitars are clear, bright and authoritative, the Style 28 guitars are deeper, richer, with more bass. The Rosewood gives the tone its depth and richness, while the spruce adds fullness and volume. For these characteristics, 28 style guitars are often thought of as being best-sounding Martins.

What does the D stand for in Martin guitars?

Dreadnought In the example above, its a “D” which stands for Dreadnought and that indicates the size and shape of the guitar All of our prefixes, in order from smallest to largest, are: LX = Little Martin. DJr = Dreadnought Junior. 0 = Concert. 00 = Grand Concert.

Why is the Martin D-28 so popular?

Introduced by Martin in 1931, the D-28 is prized for its booming projection and high quality tone. The first batch went wholly to the Chicago Musical Instrument Company, although this exclusive deal didnt last for long.

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