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    Martin X Series DXMAE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar Martin X Series DXMAE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar
    Martin X Series DXMAE Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar

    Get the Martin sound of your dreams for a lot less.

    $499.00
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    Martin Road Series DRS1 Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar Martin Road Series DRS1 Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar
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    Martin Performing Artist Series DCPA5 Cutaway Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar Martin Performing Artist Series DCPA5 Cutaway Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar
    $699.00
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    Martin Road Series DRS1 Dreadnought Left-Handed Acoustic-Electric Guitar Martin Road Series DRS1 Dreadnought Left-Handed Acoustic-Electric Guitar
    Martin Road Series DRS1 Dreadnought Left-Handed...

    Designed for working and traveling guitarists on a modest budget.

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    Martin 16 Series D-16GTL Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar Left-Handed Martin 16 Series D-16GTL Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar Left-Handed
    Martin 16 Series D-16GTL Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar...

    A solid Spruce top with solid Mahogany back and sides is always a winning combination for acoustic guitar...

    $1,349.00
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    Martin X Series D12X1AE 12-String Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar Martin X Series D12X1AE 12-String Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar
    Martin X Series D12X1AE 12-String Dreadnought...

    Incredible sound, unbeatable value. Order the Martin of your dreams today.

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    Martin X Series DX1KAE Left-Handed Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar Martin X Series DX1KAE Left-Handed Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar
    Martin X Series DX1KAE Left-Handed Dreadnought...

    The bold sound of a koa laminate body, the crystal-clarity of a Sitka spruce top, paired with cutting-edge...

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    Martin Standard Series D-28L Left-Handed Dreadnought Guitar Martin Standard Series D-28L Left-Handed Dreadnought Guitar
    $2,599.00
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    Martin Standard Series D-45V Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar Martin Standard Series D-45V Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar
    Martin Standard Series D-45V Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar

    A winning merger of traditional and modern elements make this a highly playable and collectible instrument.

    $9,099.00
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    Martin Marquis D-28 Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar Martin Marquis D-28 Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar
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    Martin Standard Series HD-28 Standard Dreadnought Acoustic Martin Standard Series HD-28 Standard Dreadnought Acoustic
    Martin Standard Series HD-28 Standard Dreadnought Acoustic

    This classic Martin! Standard-series dreadnought acoustic guitar with solid Sitka spruce top, solid...

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    Martin 16 Series HD-16R Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar Martin 16 Series HD-16R Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar
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    Martin Golden Era 1934 D-18GE Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar Martin Golden Era 1934 D-18GE Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar
    Martin Golden Era 1934 D-18GE Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar

    Gloss with aging toner, special series, golden era, acoustic, adirondack red spruce top with solid mahogany...

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  2. Martin X Series DX1AE Left-Handed Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar Martin X Series DX1AE Left-Handed Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar
    Martin X Series DX1AE Left-Handed Dreadnought...

    Whether you're a seasoned professional, or a picker-in-training, the Martin X Series DX1AE has got your...

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    Martin Standard Series D-35L Left-Handed Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar Martin Standard Series D-35L Left-Handed Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar
    Martin Standard Series D-35L Left-Handed Dreadnought...

    A D-35 for southpaws!

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    Martin 16 Series DC16GTE Dreadnought Cutaway Acoustic-Electric Guitar Martin 16 Series DC16GTE Dreadnought Cutaway Acoustic-Electric Guitar
    Martin 16 Series DC16GTE Dreadnought Cutaway...

    With its Venetian cutaway, modified low oval neck and Roland AP-1 onboard electronics, this dreadnought offers...

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  1. Martin Custom D12GTM 12-String Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar Martin Custom D12GTM 12-String Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar
    Martin Custom D12GTM 12-String Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar

    A Martin 12-string solid top at an amazing price!

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    Martin X Series D12X1AE Left-Handed Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar Martin X Series D12X1AE Left-Handed Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar
    Martin X Series D12X1AE Left-Handed Dreadnought...

    Couldn't afford a Martin in the past? Now you can. Order your left-handed Martin now.

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    Martin X Series DX1RAE Left-Handed Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar Martin X Series DX1RAE Left-Handed Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar
    Martin X Series DX1RAE Left-Handed Dreadnought...

    The bold sound of an Indian rosewood laminate body, the crystal-clarity of a Sitka spruce top, paired with...

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  4. Martin Performing Artist Series DCPA4 Dreadnought Left-Handed Acoustic-Electric Guitar Martin Performing Artist Series DCPA4 Dreadnought Left-Handed Acoustic-Electric Guitar
    Martin Performing Artist Series DCPA4 Dreadnought...

    Solid woods and a slim, more comfortable playing width up the neck.

    $1,449.00
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In the realm of steel-string acoustic guitars, the Martin dreadnought body style reigns supreme. Martin originated the dreadnought design in the early part of the last century, and, with a few refinements, it has come to be the single most popular body style of steel-string acoustic guitar in the world, copied by just about every manufacturer that has produced a guitar since. Of course, there will always be devotees of the smaller parlor models, the larger jumbo and grand models, or the Little Martin and Backpacker travel styles, but today, the dreadnought design accounts for about 80 percent of Martin’s totals sales, with over 60 models and variations currently offered. It is also the body style of the vast majority of acoustic guitars sold today, from the cheapest import to any number of Martin’s most expensive competitors. The dreadnought design originated in 1916, when the Oliver Ditson music publishing company partnered with Martin to produce a large-bodied steel-string acoustic guitar, as opposed to the smaller-bodied gut-string guitars common at the time. With the development of recorded music and the increasing popularity of the guitar as a band instrument, the need arose for a louder, more powerful design that could hold its own on a bandstand or cut through the mix on record. The original design featured an elongated body with a spruce top and mahogany back and sides that joined the neck at the 12th fret, and a slotted peghead. The model name was based on the Dreadnought-class of battleships that had recently been developed, massive all-big-gun powerhouses that were considered to be the most formidable weapons on earth, with nothing to fear; hence the name Dreadnought. As the new guitar design was described as being as loud as a canon, the name seemed a perfect fit. However, the Ditson-branded guitars were not a huge success, and after the company folded, Martin began selling its own line of dreadnoughts in 1931, the D-1 and D-2 models. By 1934, Martin began producing dreadnoughts with the body-neck joint at the 14th fret, and it soon became the standard guitar design we recognize today. Currently, Martin offers a number of dreadnought models, from period-correct recreations of the original Ditson design, to the iconic and best-selling D-28 model, variants like D-18s and D-35s, high-end D-45s, and any number of signature models from master pickers. You can find a Martin dreadnought with or without a cutaway for easier access to the upper frets, simple acoustics or acoustic-electrics for plugging in to an amp or PA, and lefty or righty or 12-string models - Martin has all the bases covered. They also offer, in addition to models crafted with conventional tonewoods like spruce tops and mahogany bodies, guitars built using more sustainable materials like cherry wood or high-pressure laminates (HPLs). With the right tools and some glue and wood finish, you can even build your own Martin with a do-it-yourself kit, which comes with all the wood and hardware needed to construct your very own dreadnought. Martin invented the dreadnought design and perfected it, and they have been used on countless classic recordings by everyone from Hank Williams to Neil Young and Jimmy Page. Order your Martin dreadnought today and put a masterpiece in your hands!

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