Offered for sale:
New Martin DSS-17 serial number 2767484.
This is a new instrument and is sold with a full manufacturer’s warranty.
The DSS-17 Whiskey Sunset Dreadnought slope-shoulder model boasts a rich, warm sunburst finish that will delight any player with its aesthetic beauty. It is skillfully crafted from a solid spruce top and mahogany back and sides with antique white binding. It features a modified low oval neck with a high-performance taper for added comfort and includes a rosewood fingerboard and bridge, scalloped bracing, and an old-style script logo on the headstock. The DSS-17 Whiskey Sunset produces beautiful, dynamic tones that will please the most discerning musician.
Due to material availability the DSS-17 Whiskey Sunset is designed with either a tortoise pattern or black pickguard. Selection may vary. This instrument is tortoise pattern.
Martin guitars and strings are known for more than their unrivaled quality, craftsmanship, and tone. They are backed by our unwavering commitment to environmental sustainability and responsible manufacturing practices.
"Protecting the environment and all of its precious resources has been at the forefront of my family’s business since its inception."
Free shipping within the contiguous 48 states.
Gig bag included.
SPECIFICATIONS - OVERVIEW
BODY SIZE: D-14 Fret Slope Shoulder
FINISH TOP: Satin
BACK AND SIDE FINISH: Satin
CONSTRUCTION: Simple Dovetail Neck Joint
BRACING PATTERN: X-Brace
SCALE LENGTH: 25.4"
BRACE SHAPE: Scalloped
FINGERBOARD WIDTH AT NUT: 1 3/4''
TOP MATERIAL: Spruce
NECK SHAPE: Modified Low Oval
BACK MATERIAL: Mahogany
NECK TAPER: High-Performance Taper
SIDE MATERIAL: Mahogany
SPECIFICATIONS - TOP
TOP COLOR: Whiskey Sunset Burst
BRIDGE STYLE: Modern Straightline - Drop in Saddle
BRIDGE STRING SPACING: 2 5/32"
BINDING: Antique White
TOP INLAY MATERIAL: Black Stripe
BRIDGE MATERIAL: Rosewood
BRIDGE PIN MATERIAL: Black Plastic
PICKGUARD: Tortoise Pattern
BRIDGE PIN DOTS: None
SADDLE: Compensated Bone
SADDLE RADIUS: 16"
SPECIFICATIONS - BODY
BRACE MATERIAL: Spruce
BRACE SIZE: 5/16"
BACK AND SIDES COLOR: Dark Mahogany
BACK PURFLING/STRIP: None
SIDE INLAY MATERIAL: Black Stripe
SPECIFICATIONS - NECK
NECK MATERIAL: Select Hardwood
FINGERBOARD MATERIAL: Rosewood
NECK COLOR: Dark Mahogany
FINISH NECK: Satin
FINGERBOARD WIDTH AT 12TH FRET: 2 1/8''
FINGERBOARD INLAY STYLE: 1955 Style 18
NUMBER OF FRETS TOTAL: 20
FINGERBOARD INLAY MATERIAL: Mother-of-Pearl
NECK JOINS BODY AT: 14th Fret
SIDE DOTS: Yellow
SPECIFICATIONS - HEADSTOCK
HEADSTOCK SHAPE: Solid with Standard Taper
TUNING MACHINES: Golden Age Relic Nickel
HEADPLATE MATERIAL: Ebony
KNOB: Cream Plastic
HEADPLATE LOGO STYLE: Script Authentic 1933 Overlay
NUT MATERIAL: Bone
SPECIFICATIONS - MISC
CASE: Gig Bag
WEIGHT: 3.8 lbs.
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