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Early 1945 Martin D18 Guitar – Light and Loud


This 1945 Martin D18 SN 809xx weighs in at just 3lb 14oz.   She is light and loud and plays great.  It’s has a period correct case that we were told is orignal.   These often came in chipboard cases and folks had to buy the case separately.

Only 1 left in stock

SKU: 1945D18 Categories: , ,


In Very Good Overall Condition (Please See Photos)

Light Cosmetic Playwear Including Some Marks, Dings And Scratches Throughout

Neck Professionally Reset – Dips a bit at the body

New Ebony Replacement Bridge – not oversized

Original Nitrocellulose Lacquer Finish Shows Checking Throughout

Two repairs one tiny on the back 3/16” and one on the side.   They show up well under black light – see pics

Mahogany Back And Sides And Solid Adirondack Spruce Top

Mahogany Neck With Ebony Fingerboard

25.4″ Scale Length and 1 11/16” Nut Width

Neck Depth At 1st Fret: 0.90″ and Neck Depth At 12th Fret: 1.08″

Weighs 3lbs 14oz

With Period Correct Hard Shell Case