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Martin D-16GT - 16 Series

Martin D-16GT - 16 Series - Vintage Guitar Boutique - 1
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Product ID: P-5901


Model Overview:

The 16 series was first introduced in 1961 with the intention of introducing a more affordable model under the 18 series, but whilst retaining the exceptional quality Martin was, and still is, known for. 

Specs:

  • Model: D-16GT
  • Construction: Simple Dovetail Neck Joint
  • Body Size: D-14 Fret
  • Top Material: Sitka Spruce
  • Top Detail: N/A
  • Rosette: Bold Herringbone with Multi-Stripe
  • Bracing Pattern: X Brace
  • Brace Shape: Scalloped
  • Brace Material: Sitka Spruce
  • Brace Size: 5/16"
  • Back Material: Mahogany
  • Back Detail: N/A
  • Back Purfling/Strip: N/A
  • Side Material: Mahogany
  • Side Detail: N/A
  • Endpiece: Black
  • Endpiece Inlay: N/A
  • Binding: Black
  • Top Inlay Material: N/A
  • Side Inlay Material: N/A
  • Back Inlay Material: N/A
  • Neck Material: Select Hardwood
  • Neck Shape: Modified Low Oval
  • Neck Taper: Standard taper
  • Plek: Yes
  • Nut Material: White Corian
  • Headstock Shape: Solid with Square Taper
  • Headplate Material: East Indian Rosewood
  • Headplate Detail: N/A
  • Headplate Logo Style: Script Overlay
  • Headplate Binding Material: N/A
  • Heelcap: East Indian Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Material: FSC® Certified Richlite
  • Scale Length: 25.4"
  • Neck Joins Body At: 14th Fret
  • Number of Frets Total: 20
  • Fingerboard Width at Nut: 1 11/16''
  • Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 2 1/8''
  • Fingerboard Inlay Material: Mother of Pearl
  • Fingerboard Inlay Style: Style 28
  • Fingerboard Binding Material: N/A
  • Side Dots: White
  • Back and Side Finish: Satin
  • Back and Sides Color: Light Red Mahogany
  • Finish Top: Gloss
  • Top Color: Clear
  • Finish Neck: Satin
  • Neck Color: Light Red Mahogany 
  • Bridge Material: FSC® Certified Richlite 
  • Bridge Style: 1 Style Belly
  • Bridge String Spacing: 2 1/8''
  • Saddle: Compensated White Tusq
  • Saddle Radius: 16"
  • Tuning Machines: Chrome Enclosed Gear
  • Knob: Small
  • Bridge Pin Material: White Plastic
  • Bridge Pin Dots: Black Plastic
  • Pickguard: Faux Tortoise
  • Pickguard Inlay: N/A
  • Case: Ply Hardshell
  • Label: Paper Label
  • Electronics: Optional
  • Left Handed Availability: Yes

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