Part of Martin's 2106 X Series, the DCX1AE is a Dreadnought cutaway model made up of a Sitka spruce top paired with mahogany pattern HPL back and sides for a great sounding, and highly durable guitar. A FSC Certified Richlite fingerboard and bridge and Fishman Sonitone electronics complete this model and make this guitar an understated, eye-catching beauty with great durability. Other appointments include a modern belly, drop-in saddle, non-scalloped X bracing, a hand-rubbed, brown birch laminate neck with a Performance Artist profile and High Performance taper for, well, a much easier playing experience, and multi-stripe rosette. Best of all this model includes sustainable wood certified parts so you can feel good knowing you are doing right by your music and the environment.
Case sold separately.
X Series Guitars feature patented high pressure laminate (HPL) back and sides with a solid Sitka spruce top, patented mortise-and-tenon neck construction, and professionally installed Fishman electronics. The result: great-sounding, great-playing guitar, that is environmentally friendly, and priced to fly out the door. This is one of Martin's best values ever. The X Series affirms Martin's commitment to providing an affordable and competitive option for players dedicated to live performance and studio recording.
Body type: D-14 Fret
Cutaway: Single cutaway
Top wood: Sitka spruce
Back & sides: Mahogany Pattern HPL
Bracing pattern: Non-Scalloped X
Body finish: Hand Rubbed
Orientation: Right handed
Neck shape: Performing Artist with High Performance Taper
Nut width: 1.75 in. (44.45 mm)
Fingerboard: FSC Certified Richlite
Neck wood: Brown Birch Laminate
Scale length: 25.4 in.
Number of frets: 20
Neck finish: Hand-rubbed
Configuration: Soundhole mounted preamp
Preamp EQ: No
Feedback filter: No
Headstock overlay: Macassar HPL
Tuning machines: Chrome Enclosed Gear
Bridge: FSC Certified Richlite
Saddle & nut: White Tusq/White Corian
Number of strings: 6-string
Special features: Tonewoods
Case: Sold separately
Country of origin: Mexico
X Series marks the spot. Treasure this affordable Martin by ordering today!
Custom Guitar's Friend Gold Coverage
Gold Coverage goes above and beyond the manufacturer's warranty to protect your gear from unexpected breakdowns, accidental damage from handling
and failures. This plan covers your product for one, two, three or up to five years from your date of purchase, costs just pennies per day and gives you a
complete "no-worry" solution for protecting your investment.
Gold Coverage Includes:
Unexpected and unintentional spills, drops and cracks
Normal wear and tear
Dust, internal heat and humidity
Other plan features include:
For products over $200, No Lemon Policy applies. If it fails for the same defect 3 times, it is replaced on the 4th breakdown. (Does not apply to failures due to drops, spills, and cracks)
For products under $200 experiencing the above failures, a Custom Guitar's Friend gift card will be issued for the full price of the product + tax.
Shipping fees covered if required for repair or replacement
Plans are transferable in the event merchandise is sold
Plans are renewable on new gear
*Limitations and exclusions apply. See terms and conditions for program details
Term for New Gear begins on date of purchase but does not replace the store return policy or manufacturer coverage.