As the flagship guitar in C.F. Martin's Standard Series, the D-45 has been included in 2018's re-release ("reimagining") of many of the company's iconic instruments. The D-45 is the most exquisitely appointed Martin dreadnought, featuring hand-inlaid pearl on the top, back, sides, and neck. Also included are premium tonewoods and all of the advancements of the reimagined Standard Series, such as forward shifted scalloped braces, antique white binding and a high-performance neck. The D-45 has been the guitar of choice for legends from all musical styles; and it’s the perfect guitar for any connoisseur of finely made instruments. Priced with hard case and lifetime warranty from Martin Guitars. 


  • Body type: Dreadnought
  • Top wood: Solid Sitka spruce
  • Back and sides: East Indian rosewood
  • Bracing pattern: 5/16" forward-shifted, scalloped X bracing
  • Body finish: All-Gloss Nitrocellulose
  • Nut width: 1 3/4" 
  • Scale length: 25.4"
  • Saddle & nut: bone
  • Gold open-geared tuners

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