PLEASE SCROLL DOWN TO SEE 25 H. Martin HD-28 with Martin hard shell molded case and key. 100% stock as it left the factory. Top is solid Sitka spruce.Back & sides are solid Indian Rosewood. Fingerboard & bridge solid Ebony. Forward shifted scalloped X braces made of Sitka spruce. There are many close up photos showing the bold herringbone trim. The solid Sitka Spruce top has very attractive grain & silking.
The solid Ebony fingerboard and bridge are jet black. Im particular about my guitars and make sure theyre adjusted for optimal sound and playability. I just had a professional set up performed. All screws and tuner bushings are tight. Frets lightly buffed with 0000 steel wool and.
Gerlitz Guitar Honey applied to the fiberboard. Truss rod adjusted and turns easily. The Martin die cast tuning machines are adjustable and work as they should. The guitar has been cleaned with Virtuoso Premium Cleaner and polished with Virtuosos Premium Polish, all done by hand. Re strung with Martin MA550 92/8 Phosphor Bronze light gauge.
String height at the top of the12. Fret to bottom of low E string 1/8.The guitar plays excellent up and down the neck. Suitable for chord melody, blues (very easy to bend strings) or strumming in the open positions. The guitar has a loud, warm tone with excellent sustain and projection.
Kept at 50% humidity in my smoke free acoustic guitar room. Kyser makes a nice one. Typical nicks, dings, and scuffs from being played for years.The top center seam had a very slight separation. The guitar was properly humidified and the seam closed by itself.
The luthier expertly applied lacquer over the separation and it feels smooth. The binding has a little lacquer chipping on bottom of guitar. There is a small lacquer chip on the back near the heel cap.The case is in great condition. Everything functions as it should. There are marks on the exterior. Width at nut: 1 11/16. Construction: Mahogany Blocks/Dovetail Neck Joint.
Top Bracing Pattern: Standard''X'' Scalloped. Top Braces: Solid Sitka Spruce 5/16'. Back Material: Solid East Indian Rosewood. Side Material: Solid East Indian Rosewood. Top Inlay Style: Bold Herringbone.
Headplate: Solid East Indian Rosewood /Raised Gold Foil. Fingerboard Material: Solid Black Ebony. Number of Frets Clear: 14. Number of Frets Total: 20.
Fingerboard Width at Nut: 1-11/16'. Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 2-1/8'. Fingerboard Position Inlays: Style 28. Finish Back & Sides: Polished Gloss.
Bridge Material: Solid Black Ebony. Tuning Machines: Chrome Enclosed w/ Large Buttons. Recommended Strings: Martin SP Phosphor Bronze Medium Gauge.Bridge & End Pins: White w/ Black Dots. The item "MARTIN HD-28 2004. PRO SET UP" is in sale since Monday, November 18, 2019. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Guitars & Basses\Acoustic Guitars". The seller is "giddyupgitmo" and is located in Denver, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.