Martin Retro Series 00-15E Mahogany Acoustic Guitar w/ Aura+ Electronics
The classic Pre-War Martins are among the most sort after acoustic guitars in the world and the retro series brings guitars like the Martin Retro Series 00-15E Mahogany Acoustic Guitar back to life and into the hands of modern day players. The type of money you can spend on a Pre-War Martin can outweigh what a new car costs so the retro series gives players who are hunting that vintage feel an option that won't break the bank. The mahogany construction of the 15 series guitars is famous and as a timber Mahogany has a unique tone. This 00 shape mahogany guitars has all the appointments of its vintage fathers mixed with some modernised features. The Fishman F1 Aura system is designed to project the guitars quality but leans to a more vintage style amplified tone than other pickups.
- Construction: Simple Dovetail Neck Joint
- Body Size: 00-14 Fret
- Top Material: Mahogany
- Rosette: Multi-Stripe
- Bracing Pattern: X Brace
- Brace Shape: Non-Scalloped
- Brace Material: Sitka Spruce
- Brace Size: 5/16"
- Back Material: Mahogany
- Side Material: Mahogany
- Neck Material: Select Hardwood
- Neck Shape: Modified Low Oval
- Neck Taper: High Performance Taper
- Plek: Yes
- Nut Material: Bone
- Headstock Shape: Solid with Square Taper
- Headplate Material: East Indian Rosewood
- Headplate Logo Style: Script Old Style Overlay
- Fingerboard Material: Ebony Scale
- Length: 24.9"
- Neck Joins Body At: 14th Fret
- Number of Frets Total: 20
- Width at Nut: 1 3/4''
- Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 2 1/8''
- Fingerboard Inlay Material: Abalone Fingerboard
- Inlay Style: Golden Era Style Diamonds and Squares Short Pattern
- Side Dots: Yellow
- Back and Side Finish: Satin
- Back and Sides Color: Dark Mahogany
- Finish Top: Satin
- Top Color: Mahogany Burst Finish
- Neck: Satin
- Neck Color: Dark Mahogany
- Bridge Material: Ebony
- Bridge Style: Modern Belly - Drop in Saddle Bridge
- String Spacing: 2 3/16''
- Saddle: Compensated White Tusq Saddle