The CF Martin D-45 Excalibur is the latest design collaboration with renowned inlay artist Harvey Leach. This special edition guitar is adorned with original artwork in honor of the mythical dragon told to have hidden the mystical Excalibur sword in its tail. The custom inlay features a dragon intertwined around both a custom rosette and a custom back purfling. The model features an Engelmann spruce top with heavy bearclaw, Madagascar rosewood back and sides, European flamed maple body binding and birdseye maple headplate binding. The tuners are Gold GrandTune open gear, and the label is signed by Chris Martin and Harvey Leach. This model is limited to 20 instruments, so visit your authorized Martin dealer to get your hands on one of these rare beauties. This model is strung with Authentic Acoustic strings.
MODEL: CF Martin D-45 Excalibur
CONSTRUCTION: Dovetail Neck Joint - Hide Glue Construction
BODY SIZE: D-14 Fret
TOP MATERIAL: Engelmann Spruce
TOP DETAIL: Heavy Bearclaw
ROSETTE: Custom Inlay
BRACING PATTERN: Forward Shifted X Brace
BRACE SHAPE: Scalloped
BRACE MATERIAL: Adirondack Spruce
BRACE SIZE: 5/16"
BACK MATERIAL: Madagascar Rosewood
BACK PURFLING/STRIP: Custom
SIDE MATERIAL: Madagascar Rosewood
ENDPIECE: European Flamed Maple
ENDPIECE INLAY: Boxed Abalone Multi-Stripe
BINDING: European Flamed Maple
TOP INLAY MATERIAL: Abalone with Multi-Stripe
SIDE INLAY MATERIAL: Abalone with Multi-Stripe
BACK INLAY MATERIAL: Abalone with Multi-Stripe
NECK MATERIAL: Genuine Mahogany
NECK SHAPE: Modified Low Oval
NECK TAPER: High Performance Taper
NUT MATERIAL: Bone
HEADSTOCK SHAPE: Solid with Square Taper and Diamond
HEADPLATE MATERIAL: Ebony
HEADPLATE DETAIL: N/A
HEADPLATE LOGO STYLE: Custom Inlay
HEADPLATE BINDING MATERIAL: Birdseye Maple
HEELCAP: European Flamed Maple
FINGERBOARD MATERIAL: Ebony
SCALE LENGTH: 25.4"
NECK JOINS BODY AT: 14th Fret
NUMBER OF FRETS TOTAL: 20
FINGERBOARD WIDTH AT NUT: 1-3/4''
FINGERBOARD WIDTH AT 12TH FRET: 2-1/8''
FINGERBOARD INLAY MATERIAL: Abalone with Mother of Pearl