1968 Martin D-18 Dreadnought Vintage Acoustic Guitar. Your purchases also help protect forests, including trees traditionally used to make instruments. The D-18 made a switch from a 12-fret to a 14-fret instrument in 1934 and has stayed largely the same since, with just the occasional change in wood … The D-18 adds a Sitka spruce top to the mahogany back and sides. Here we have a gem of a 1965 Martin D-18 Mahogany Dread. Along with its Rosewood counterpart, the D-28, the Martin D-18 stands as one of the true original dreadnoughts introduced by Martin in 1932. By clicking Subscribe, I agree my data may be used for marketing purposes including email communications and third party marketing. Name: Chris Date: 2/20/14 Review: Martin D-18 Rating you give the Martin D18: 4 - Highly recommend it Likes: Superb sound, fit and finish. skluthery. Excellent condition for a 1968 Martin. Since the D-18 uses Mahogany instead of Rosewood, it is thought to have a somewhat crisper sound with more definition the top-end. Items must be returned in original, as-shipped condition with all original packaging. This guitar sounds absolutely beautiful and would make a great addition to any player's collection. Martin D-18S Here is a phenomenal sounding vintage (50 years old) D-18S. This gives the top more flex … Martinenvy. Registered Member. Vintage Martin 1968 D-28 Acoustic Guitar with Original Hard Shell Case Great Vintage Martin D28. Martin D-18 (1968) $2,500 sku: 10U-198385 A handsome late 60’s dreadnought, this Martin D-18 has a spruce top, mahogany back and sides, and a 14-fret mahogany neck. Although Martin owners often add these later, there are production Martin D-18s with electronic pickups installed by Martin, typically from either Fishman or L. R. Baggs; typically, Martins with pickups come with an “E” in the model number. Please check the fields highlighted in red. Reverb Estimated Used Price Range. Oops, looks like you forgot something. $1,520 — $2,835; Along with its Rosewood counterpart, the D-28, the Martin D-18 stands as one of the true original dreadnoughts introduced by Martin in 1932. Oops, looks like you forgot something. There is a repaired crack on the top. ... An early 1968 BRW D-28 in excellent to mint condition will hold its value & represents the culmination of the true 'post-war ... quartersawn BRW & non-scalloped bracing with a clarity & brilliance no modern scalloped Martin can match. Your purchases help youth music programs get the gear they need to make music. Versions of all three models are featured in the Martin "Vintage Series." Vintage Martin 1968 D-18S (12-fret dread) PRICE DROPPED FOR QUICK SALE SOLD! To reflect our commitment, we updated our terms and conditions. Martinenvy. I have a 1968 Martin D18 for sale. Please check the fields highlighted in red. Hey! Sell one like this. In 1967, pickguard also makes same change.Body Style: Dreadnought Wood Composition: Mahogany back and sides, Sitka Spruce top, 1-piece mahogany neckNotable Players: Elvis Presley, Doc Watson, Clarence White, Andy Griffith, David Crosby. Martin D18 Customer Reviews (new post-2012 version). Martin makes a D-18 cutaway body style in addition to the standard square-shoulder dreadnought. martin_d-18_203366.mp3. Martin D-28 1968 Natural. Your purchases help youth music programs get the gear they need to make music. 1 Owner Guitar, smoke free Has been properly stored and maintained. Gloss on the headstock would be nice but no big deal. 1969 D18 1990 HD28P 2001 D41 2003 D17. Reverb Estimated Used Price Range. 1,271 7. Description. 1,271 7. This guitar is in rare condition, very clean and repair free. Gorgeously warm but crisp tone. Perfect for recording, playing live, and songwriting, this Martin D-18 is peak craftsmanship suitable for any play style. Gorgeously warm but crisp tone. The guitar has had some work done to it. Shows light scratches, 1 small surface mark please see picture. The only reason I know this is I have a friend who knows guitar. neck is straight, sound is true. The D-28 has gone through a number of changes over the decades, but modern D-28s remain very similar in design to their predecessors. 874 77. 1968 Martin D-18 Dreadnought Vintage Acoustic Guitar. Nicks, dings, scuffs, and other various wear marks exist throughout.