Martin Custom Shop all mahogany dreadnaught acoustic made in 2013. This guitar features a gloss finished mahogany top, and a satin finished mahogany back and sides with mahogany neck and n ebony fretboard. The guitar body is a D-14 fret size with a forward shifted X-scalloped bracing, with a dove-tail neck joint. The neck is a 25.4” scale length with a 1 3/4” nut width, and 2 5/32” string spacing. The neck is a low oval shape with high performance taper and the ebony fingerboard has abalone old style 18 inlays. The guitar is equipped with open gear tuning machines with butterbean machine heads, a bone nut and compensated bone saddle, ebony bridge, faux tortoise pick-guard and tortoise body binding.
This guitar is in very good condition although it does have some minor scratches and some wear around the bridge (see photos). Comes with the original hardshell case and Martin warranty cards.
Martin 175th Anniversary OMC Aura with custom Graphic by “Nub” of Orange County Choppers made for the winter NAMM convention in 2008. This was a one-off guitar painted in full color by Nub although a similar graphic designed by Nub was made in the Martin X series for a limited edition run in 2008 as well.
The special orchestra model Martin OMC-Aura Cutaway Acoustic-Electric Guitar is fitted with deluxe electronics for stunning acoustic-electric tone no matter the circumstances. A special edition of the Fishman Aura Acoustic Imaging Blender provides onboard access to studio-quality sounds live. The Aura does not change your guitar tone but accentuates it to project the true sound of the guitar as captured by high-end condenser microphones in a premium studio. 6 customized Sound Images, derived from actual studio recordings of the OMC can be blended with the resonant output of the Martin Gold+Plus Natural pickup signal for previously unattainable hi-fidelity reproduction of the world-renowned Martin acoustic tone. Other electronic features include a fully programmable digital EQ, feedback control, and a chromatic tuner.
The OMC-Aura has a solid Sitka spruce top, solid Indian rosewood back and sides, mahogany neck with modified low oval shape, and special pearl hexagon outline inlays on the ebony fretboard and bridge. Other special Martin touches include a mother of pearl logo, ebony bridge and end pins with abalone dots, and gold tuners with ebony buttons.
This guitar is in very good condition however it as been gigged with regularly and shows signs of wear which you would expect to see including small scratches, dings and dents (see photos). Comes with original hardshell case!