Martin D-42 Natural Acoustic Guitar (pre-owned)

Martin D-42 Natural Acoustic Guitar (pre-owned)

Product code: bst2usmd42

This beautiful dreadnought takes its inspiration from Martin's pre-war period guitars. It boasts many vintage features such as forward shifted scalloped bracing, traditional Style 45 snowflake fingerboard inlays, grained ivoroid bindings, and gold tuning gears with 'butterbean' knobs as well as the consistently high build quality and material quality that Martin guitars have become world famous for!.


  • Martin D-42 Natural Acoustic Guitar (pre-owned)

    This beautiful dreadnought takes its inspiration from Martin's pre-war period guitars. It boasts many vintage features such as forward shifted scalloped bracing, traditional Style 45 snowflake fingerboard inlays, grained ivoroid bindings, and gold tuning gears with 'butterbean' knobs as well as the consistently high build quality and material quality that Martin guitars have become world famous for!

    Main Features

    • Model - Martin D-42
    • Colour - Natural
    • Serial - 1464484
    • Year - 2010
    • Case - Original Martin Hard Shell
    • Condition - Mint, as new
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    Martin D-42 Specifications
    Construction: Mahogany Blocks/Dovetail Neck Joint
    Body Size: D-14 Fret
    Top: Solid Sitka Spruce
    Rosette: Style 45
    Top Bracing Pattern: Standard X Scalloped, Forward Shifted
    Top Braces: Solid Sitka Spruce 5/16 Inch
    Back Material: Solid East Indian Rosewood
    Back Purfling: Style 45
    Side Material: Solid East Indian Rosewood
    Endpiece: Grained Ivoroid
    Endpiece Inlay: Black/White Boltaron
    Binding: Grained Ivoroid
    Top Inlay Style: Abalone Pearl with Black/White/Black Boltaron
    Side Inlay: Black/White Boltaron
    Back Inlay: Black/White Boltaron
    Neck Material: Select Hardwood
    Neck Shape: Low Profile
    Nut Material: Bone
    Headstock: Solid/Diamond/SquareTaper
    Headpate: Solid East Indian Rosewood /C.F. Martin Block- Select Abalone Pearl
    Heelcap: Grained Ivoroid with Black/White Boltaron Inlay
    Fingerboard Material: Solid Black Ebony
    Scale Length: 25.4 Inches
    # of Frets Clear: 14
    # of Frets Total: 20
    Fingerboard Inlays: Style 45 Snowflakes - Select Abalone Pearl
    Fingerboard Binding: Grained Ivoroid
    Finish Back & Sides: Polished Gloss
    Finish Top: Polished Gloss w/ Aging Toner
    Finish Neck: Polished Gloss
    Bridge Material: Solid Black Ebony
    Bridge Style: Belly
    Bridge String Spacing: 2-1/8 Inches
    Saddle: 16 Inch Radius/Compensated/Bone
    Tuners: Gold Open-Geared w/ Butterbean Knobs

    All our pre-owned guitars and basses are sold freshly set-up & fully serviced in our state-of-the-art guitar workshop. The pre-sale service includes a 21 point check, including:
    • brand new strings
    • action
    • electronic components
    • neck angle and truss rod adjustment
    • hardware
    • fretwork
    • clean and condition inc fretboard
    • saddle/bridge height, radius, intonation
    • nut
    The Absolute multi point pre sales service & setup is free with every pre-owned guitar. Also included is a 12 month warranty*. We provide a 7 day no-quibble money back guarantee on all our used instruments, so you can buy with confidence.
    More images are available on request. For more information*, call the guitar department on 01202 597 180 or email at [email protected]

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  • Additional Information

    On demo in store No
    Brand Martin
    Condition Pre-owned
    Body Type Dreadnought
    Pickups included No