Extended: Up to 15% Off Select Gear with ROCKSTAR
Looking for Coupons?Call us 800-449-9128 Hablamos Español
Accessories Sale -Final Day - 15% off qualifying orders $25 or more
Martin Logo
SKU 
J28719 000001000

Martin X Series Custom X1D12E-CST Dreadnought 12-String Acoustic-Electric Guitar Natural

  • Write a Review

The custom 12-string Martin X1D12E-CST acoustic-electric guitar features a D-14, a dreadnought body designed to produce a powerful, well-balanced ton...Click To Read More About This Product

In Stock & Ready To Ship

Gold Coverage: (What’s This?)
  • 2-Year Warranty
    FREE
  • Shipping (48 Contiguous U.S. States)
    FREE
  • Your Price :
    $67999
  Add to Cart
Add to Wish List

Earn up to 5,440 reward points.

See All Martin 12 String Acoustic Guitars
OVERVIEW

Ready for the stage with Performance Artist tapered neck and Fishman electronics.

The custom 12-string Martin X1D12E-CST acoustic-electric guitar features a D-14, a dreadnought body designed to produce a powerful, well-balanced tone that is perfect for live performance and in the studio. Pairing the Sitka spruce top with the mahogany-pattern HPL back and sides, the custom X1D12E-CST has a big, punchy tone, with all the sustain you have come to expect from a Martin guitar. The mortise-and-tenon neck joint ensures solid construction of the guitar, with optimal resonant tone, while eliminating drop-off in the finer dynamics.

The Martin guitar's laminate birch neck is a multilayered wood creation, bonding layers of wood under extremely high pressure. The material is then carved and finished in a conventional manner. The end result is a very strong neck that provides definition and articulate sustain from note to note.

The modified low oval neck shape, 25.4" scale, 1-11/16" nut width, and 16" radius provide comfort and dexterity when performing intricate movements and progressions along the black Richlite fretboard.

This X Series Martin acoustic guitar comes compete with the Fishman Sonitone. The Fishman Sonitone features a soundhole-mounted preamp with rotary controls for Volume and Tone. The controls are mounted conveniently under the soundhole. All you have to do is plug in and play. You’ll have a great acoustic guitar sound, right out of the box.

Other features include a hand-rubbed satin finish, customized rosette, mahogany HPL headplate and chrome tuners. This guitar has the look and sound of a highly collectible Martin guitar, but goes for a price that
anyone can afford. Embrace the dream of owning your very own Martin guitar, at a price that is too good to pass up.

Case sold separately.

X Series
X Series Guitars feature patented high pressure laminate (HPL) back and sides with a solid Sitka spruce top, patented mortise-and-tenon neck construction, and professionally installed Fishman electronics. The result: great-sounding, great-playing guitar, that is environmentally friendly, and priced to fly out the door. This is one of Martin's best values ever. The X Series affirms Martin's commitment to providing an affordable and competitive option for players dedicated to live performance and studio recording.

FEATURES
Body
  • Body type: D-14 Fret
  • Cutaway: Single cutaway
  • Top wood: Sitka Spruce
  • Back & sides: Mahogany HPL
  • Bracing pattern: X
  • Body finish: Hand-rubbed Satin
  • Orientation: Right handed
Neck
  • Neck shape: Modern low oval/PA taper
  • Nut width: 1.06" (27mm)
  • Fingerboard: Black Richlite
  • Neck wood: Birch Laminate
  • Scale length: 25.4"
  • Number of frets: 20
  • Neck finish: Hand-rubbed Satin
Electronics
  • Pickup/preamp: Yes
  • Brand: Fishman
  • Configuration: Soundhole mounted preamp
  • Preamp EQ: No
  • Feedback filter: No
  • Tuner: No
Other
  • Headstock overlay: Mahogany Pattern HPL
  • Tuning machines: Chrome
  • Bridge: Richlite
  • Saddle & nut: White Coriian , Compensated white tusq
  • Number of strings: 12-string
  • Special features: Tonewoods
  • Case: Sold separately
  • Accessories: None
  • Country of origin: Mexico

Get your hands on one of these great Custom 12-string Martins today!

Reviews
Loading....

Review Snapshot

by PowerReviews
MartinX Series Custom X1D12E-CST Dreadnought 12-String Acoustic-Electric Guitar
 
4.5

(based on 2 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

Reviewed by 2 customers

Displaying reviews 1-2

Back to top

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Review of Martin 12 string guitar X1D12E-CST

By Musicians Friend

from USA

About Me Experienced

See all my reviews

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Rich Sound
  • Stays In Tune

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Recording

    Comments about Martin X Series Custom X1D12E-CST Dreadnought 12-String Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

    The first one I received had a crack in the side and the back was separated from the side along the bottom. I heard these had this issue but heck it's a Martin. I sent it back and received another. This one is perfect. Plays well and sounds ...well... like a Martin :-). I would not use it on the road without a ruggard case as it is fragile.

     
    5.0

    Great sounding guitar.

    By Stevend

    from San antonio tc

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Martin X Series Custom X1D12E-CST Dreadnought 12-String Acoustic-Electric Guitar:

    Good for practice.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes

    Displaying reviews 1-2

    Back to top

    You are changing the Ship-To country.

    Our product catalog varies by country due to manufacturer restrictions. If you change the Ship-To country, some or all of the items in your cart may not ship to the new destination.