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Martin Acoustic Electric Guitar D-16E Burst

The Martin Acoustic Electric guitar D-16, a Martin Dreadnought, is made in Nazareth, PA, not in Mexico. It is made from all solid tonewood. and contains no laminates. It also uses all steel instead of nylon strings.

This Martin 16 Series Dreadnought is crafted with satin-finished ovangkol back and sides which helps with the resonant sound giving deep bass and rich overtones. Ovangkol is a special wood that can vary both in color and grain complexity giving a unique look. This model includes a mahogany burst Sitka spruce gloss top for balanced tone and projection and a high-performance neck taper for ease of playability up and down the fretboard. The D-16E comes equipped with Fishman Matrix VT Enhance NT2 electronics. Strung with Authentic Acoustic Lifespan® 2.0 light gauge strings and soft-shell case. Includes soft shell case.Acousti

Martin Acoustic Electric guitar D-16, Features

Body

  • Body type: Dreadnought
  • Cutaway: No
  • Top wood: Ovangkol
  • Back & sides: Ovangkol
  • Bracing pattern: Forward shifted X
  • Top finish:  Gloss w/ Mahogany Burst
  • Body finish: Satin
  • Orientation: Right-handed

Neck

  • Neck shape: Modified Low Oval with High-Performance Taper
  • Nut width: 1.75 in. (44.45 mm)
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Neck wood: Select Hardwood
  • Scale length: 25.4 in.
  • Number of frets: 20
  • Neck finish: Satin

Electronics

  • Pickup/preamp: Yes
  • Brand: Fishman Matrix VT Enhance NT2
  • Configuration: Undersaddle transducer
  • Preamp EQ: 2-band
  • Feedback filter: No
  • Tuner: No

Other

  • Headstock overlay: East Indian Rosewood
  • Tuning machines: Nickel Open Gear
  • Bridge: Ebony
  • Saddle: Compensated White Tusq
  • Nut: Bone
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Recommended Strings: Authentic Acoustic -Lifespan 2.0 – Light (MA540T)
  • Special features: Inlays
  • Case: Softshell
  • Accessories: None
  • Country of origin: United States