Martin Left Handed D-18E 2020 Acoustic Electric Guitar

C.F. Martin Guitars


We currently have just one limited edition Left Handed D-18E 2020 Model.

Limited Edition Replica of the Legendary D-18 Dreadnought That Joined the Martin Lineup in 1934

The left handed D-18E 2020 is a limited edition version of the historic 14-fret D-18 which officially joined Martin’s lineup in 1934. Like its namesake, the lefty D-18E 2020 is constructed with a Sitka spruce top and genuine mahogany back and sides along with all of the reimagined standard series elements that, combined, offer supreme playability and legendary Martin tone. What sets it apart is the addition of a genuine mahogany neck and exquisite East Indian rosewood for the headplate, binding, fingerboard, bridge, and heelcap. The lefty D-18E 2020 also comes equipped with LR Baggs Anthem electronics and is strung with Martin’s Authentic Acoustic Lifespan® 2.0 strings. It is limited to 2,020 instruments. Very limited number of left handed models will be produced.


Specifications:

  • Body Size: D-14 Fret
  • Finish Top: Gloss
  • Construction: Dovetail Neck Joint
  • Back & Side Finish: Gloss
  • Bracing Pattern: Forward-Shifted X-Brace
  • Scale Length: 25.4"
  • Brace Shape: Scalloped
  • Fingerboard Width At Nut: 1 3/4''
  • Top Material: Sitka Spruce
  • Neck Shape: Modified Low Oval
  • Back Material: Genuine Mahogany
  • Neck Taper: High-Performance Taper
  • Side Material: Genuine Mahogany
  • Electronics: LR Baggs Anthem
  • Recommended Strings: Authentic Acoustic Lifespan® 2.0 Medium - 92/8 Phosphor Bronze MA550T 
  • Top Color: Aging Toner
  • Bridge Style: Modern Belly - Drop in Saddle
  • Binding: East Indian Rosewood
  • Bridge String Spacing: 2 5/32"
  • Top Inlay Material: Multi-Stripe
  • Bridge Material: East Indian Rosewood
  • Bridge Pin Material: Black Plastic
  • Pickguard: Tortoise Pattern
  • Saddle: Compensated White Tusq
  • Rosette: Old Style 18 Multi-Stripe
  • Saddle Radius: 16"
  • Brace Material: Sitka Spruce
  • Back & Sides Color: Dark Mahogany
  • Brace Size: 5/16"
  • Back Detail: None
  • Back Purfling/Strip: Style 18
  • Back Inlay Material: None
  • Heelcap: East Indian Rosewood
  • Neck Material: Genuine Mahogany
  • Fingerboard Material: East Indian Rosewood
  • Finish Neck: Satin
  • Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 2 1/8''
  • Neck Color: Dark Mahogany
  • Fingerboard Inlay Style: Old Style 18 
  • Number of Frets Total: 20, Neck Joins Body At 14th Fret
  • Fingerboard Inlay Material: Abalone
  • Fingerboard Binding Material: None
  • Side Dots: White
  • Headstock Shape: Solid with Square Taper
  • Tuning Machines: Nickel Open Gear
  • Headplate Material: East Indian Rosewood
  • Knob: Butterbean
  • Headplate Logo Style: Script Old Style Overlay
  • Nut Material: Bone
  • Case: Ply Hardshell
  • Left Handed Availability: Yes
  • Label: None
  • Pleked: Yes

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