Discover a masterpiece of acoustic craftsmanship, meticulously handcrafted by Martin's skilled artisans. The Martin Custom Shop 2023 NAMM Exclusive OM-28 Auditorium guitar in a stunning Natural finish with Aging Toner is a true embodiment of elegance, innovation, and sonic excellence.
Designed with the distinguished "000/OM" auditorium body shape, this instrument combines the perfect balance of comfort and projection. Drawing inspiration from the iconic OM-28 style, it delivers a captivating tonal spectrum that is both warm and articulate, making it ideal for various playing styles.
Crafted with uncompromising attention to detail, the top is fashioned from select Sitka Spruce, meticulously chosen by Palen Music for its resonance and responsiveness. The top is adorned with a timeless 3 Ring Fine Herringbone Boltaron rosette, adding a touch of refined sophistication. The back and sides boast the distinctive Wild Grain East Indian Rosewood, handpicked by Palen Music for its rich overtones and visual allure.
The neck joint features a traditional Dovetail connection, ensuring optimal transfer of vibrations for enhanced sustain and resonance. The 12/4 Genuine Mahogany neck offers a Modified Low Oval profile and a High Performance Taper, providing effortless playability across the fingerboard.
The fingerboard, carved from Black Ebony, showcases the remarkable Golden Era Diamonds and Squares Long inlay, a testament to the instrument's exceptional craftsmanship. With a scale length of 25.4" and 14 frets clear of the body, the guitar offers a comfortable reach for intricate fingerstyle work and bold chord progressions.
The Antique White binding beautifully frames the instrument, accentuating its natural beauty. The bridge, styled in a Modern Belly design, enhances both playability and tonal projection. The Grover Gold V97-18GA StaTite tuning machines with vintage buttons ensure precise tuning stability while adding a touch of vintage charm.
The Martin Custom Shop 2023 NAMM Exclusive OM-28 Auditorium boasts a Gloss Body that highlights the intricate wood grain patterns, complemented by a Satin Neck for a smooth and comfortable playing experience. The Aging Toner on the top imparts a vintage aesthetic, reminiscent of classic instruments that have aged gracefully over time.
With an unwavering commitment to acoustic purity, this instrument is void of electronics, allowing you to experience the organic, unfiltered sound that resonates from its exquisite tonewoods.
Elevate your playing experience and own a piece of musical history with the Martin Custom Shop 2023 NAMM Exclusive OM-28 Auditorium - Natural with Aging Toner. Indulge in the harmonious blend of artistry and sound that only Martin can provide.
Palen Music Center has a wide range of unique guitars to enhance the sound of your music! We have been trusted by musicians across the country since 1963 and are constantly working to provide the best value for our customers. With the addition of our new PLEK machine and our longtime veteran luthiers, we are pleased to provide top-quality guitar repair.
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