• C.F. Martin F-1 Sunburst Mahogany – Adirondack (1941)

    Our price:2.250,00

    This C.F. Martin F-1 is an archtop style guitar with f-holes build in 1941. The F-1 model was introduced in 1940 and was in production until 1942. Only 91 Martin F-1 models were made in total. There were various “F” models with different woods, inlays and hardware, but the F-1 was the version with Honduras Mahogany back and sides. Retail price was $85 in 1940 rising to $90 in 1942.

    The beautiful Sunburst on this particular model was the basis for the typical Martin Sunburst style with the Black-orange-natural colorscheme that would be to to date. The condition of the example is high excellent with the normal dings and scratches that come with this age and one stabilized crack in the back. Tuner work good and action is low. Fretwork is clean and playability is excellent.

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    • One year Diamond Guitars warranty.
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    Specifications

    • Back and sides: Honduras Mahogany
    • Top : 16″ arched Adirondack Red Spruce
    • Body style: Archtop
    • Pickguard shape: raised pickguard
    • Soundhole: 2 f-holes
    • Body to Neck: joins body at 14th fret
    • Headstock inlays: Pre war Martin
    • Number of frets: 20 fret
    • Tuner: Nickel Waverly
    • Bridge: adjustable Ebony
    • Tailpiece: nickel Trapeze
    • Fingerboard: Ebony
    • Position markers: fingerboard
    • Lacquer: Hand polished Nitrocellulose  Sunburst
    • Case: Martin hardshell case