What does MMV stand for on Martin guitars?
Marvelous Martin Variation
5.0 out of 5 stars MMV = Marvelous Martin Variation!
Are Martin custom guitars worth the money?
Martin makes wonderful acoustic guitars, and they are definitely an investment. They are a bit on the expensive end of the price range, but it is said that with age Martin guitars sound better and better.
What does custom mean on a Martin guitar?
“Custom Shop” means Martin’s Custom Shop used a base model and modified it from stock. It could be a couple of changes or a whole bunch of changes.
Where is the Martin MMV made?
Five years later, he relocated once again to Nazareth Pennsylvania where the Martin headquarters remain to this day. The Martin GC MMV has a handsome solid Sitka Spruce top with pick guard and solid East Indian Rosewood back and sides.
Where is the Martin custom D made?
Made In Nazareth Pa! Solid Sitka spruce top, solid mahogany back and sides. Solid mahogany neck ( found on the very high end models). It sounds and plays great. Built like a Martin.
How long does it take to build a Martin guitar?
between three and six weeks
At Martin, it can take between three and six weeks to build each instrument; more complex guitars can take up to six months. And during peak production, the factory can put out more than 250 guitars each day.
Where is the Martin custom D classic mahogany dreadnought acoustic guitar made?
Made In Nazareth Pa! Solid Sitka spruce top, solid mahogany back and sides.
How much does a Martin Custom cost?
Prices can range from $2,000 to over $50,000. The best way to get an accurate cost for your Martin Custom Guitar is to request a quote through Instrumental Music Thousand Oaks. In general, every spec change will have an impact on pricing. The higher you go with the style number (18, 28, 45, etc.)
Do all Martin guitars have serial numbers?
Serial Numbers Used To Date Martin Guitars are found on the neck block. Looking inside the soundhole and toward the neck you will find the serial number and model stamped on the neck block. The model number is above, the serial number is below it.