Martin Vintage 1965 D-28 Natural Acoustic #201887 - Used  From Martin

Vintage Martin D-28 from 1965. 

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What We Think

Condition: Used, Excellent

Fresh out of the luthier's shop with a clean bill of health! Neck reset, bridge reglue, body crack, fretwork, all completed in house.

I've got a heart for the vintage dreads from Martin, they have a tone that instantly turns heads whenever we strum one in the shop. This one has some gorgeous checking and wear, I get giddy thinking of how many songs this guitar helped write! There was a crack in the upper bout on the side, hermetically sealed by Rob. Neck feels very smooth and comfortable. 

This guitar is a powerhouse for sure, a fine representation of Martin dreads from this era!

About Manufacturer

For well over a century and a half, The Martin Guitar Company has been continuously producing acoustic instruments that are acknowledged to be the finest in the world. The Martin Guitar Company has, through the years, managed to survive with each succeeding generation from C. F. Martin, Sr.?s Stauffer influenced creations of the 1830s to recent developments introduced by C. F. Martin IV. Continuous operation under family management is a feat bordering on the remarkable, reflecting six generations of dedication to the guitarmaker?s craft. In or out of the music industry, C. F. Martin has few rivals for sheer staying power. Throughout its colorful history, the company has adapted successfully to continual changes in product design, distribution systems, and manufacturing methods. In spite of the many changes, C. F. Martin has never veered away from its initial commitment to quality. The concern for producing the finest instruments possible in 1833 is especially evident today at Martin?s expanded facility in Nazareth, Pennsylvania. The story behind one of America?s most famous guitars began on January 31, 1796, in Markneukirchen, Germany, with the birth of Christian Frederick Martin, Sr. Born into a long line of cabinet makers, Christian Frederick took up the family craft at the early age of 15, when he left his hometown and traveled to Vienna to apprentice with Johann Stauffer, a renowned guitar maker.

Specifications

Model: D-28

Year: 1965

Serial: 201887

Body Size: D-14 Fret