- Body Body type: D-14 Fret Cutaway: Non-cutaway Top wood: Sitka Spruce Back & sides: East Indian rosewood HPL Bracing pattern: Non scalloped X-type Body finish: Hand-rubbed Clearcoat Orientation: Right handed Neck Neck shape: Modern low oval/PA taper Nut width: 1.687" (42.8mm) Fingerboard: Richlite FSC Certified Neck wood: Rust Birch Laminate Scale length: 25.4" Number of frets: 20 Neck finish: Hand-rubbed
Who said you couldn't get a great guitar, at an awesome price? If anyone ever told you that, you can look them in the eye and tell them about the Martin DX1RAE. It's a real-deal Martin guitar with a powerful spruce top and a rosewood body - that's a famous combination of tonewoods, for instantly classic tone and flavor. You'll love playing the Martin DX1RAE for everything from aggressive strumming to delicate fingerpicking - and that makes the DX1RAE a great first guitar for the player still trying to find the right style. An added bonus? The Martin DX1RAE even includes Fishman Sonitone electronics, so you can plug into a PA and play your first solo acoustic show or step onstage with a band and impress them with the beautiful tone you're getting from your Martin DX1RAE.