Originally introduced to the world in 2001, the Martin Road Series set a new benchmark for touring musicians and caters to the live performing musicians' needs.
The Road Series DRS-1 is back - A workhorse electro acoustic for any gig
The Martin DRS1 how manages to combine all of the tradition and vintage styling we've come to expect from C.F Martin's acoustic guitars into one affordable model. The darker 'mahogany' brown stain on a Solid Sapele wood top looks absolutely gorgeous, a vintage feel that matches the heritage of Martin perfectly.
Top, back and sides are braced for resonance and projection, and the DRS1's smooth-playing modified low oval neck is built with multilaminate Stratabond for extra rigidity and durability - Exactly what you need for peace of mind on tour. A Fishman Sonitone electronic pickup system delivers stage-ready electronic performance that carries, the big, bold tone of an all-solid Sapele tonewood.
The DRS-1 is built to Martin's FSC-certified standards. FSC certification ensures that products come from responsibly managed forests that provide environmental, social and economic benefits.
- CONSTRUCTION: Mortise/Tenon Neck Joint
- BODY SIZE: D-14 Fret
- TOP: Solid Sapele
- ROSETTE: Single Ring
- TOP BRACING PATTERN: A-Frame
- TOP BRACES: Solid Sitka Spruce 5/16''
- BACK MATERIAL: Solid Sapele
- SIDE MATERIAL: Solid Sapele
- NECK MATERIAL: Rust Stratabond
- NECK SHAPE: Modified Low Oval
- NUT MATERIAL: White Corian
- HEADSTOCK: Solid/Standard Taper
- HEADPLATE: Indian Rosewood Pattern HPL
- FINGERBOARD MATERIAL: Black Richlite
- SCALE LENGTH: 25.4''
- # OF FRETS CLEAR: 14
- # OF FRETS TOTAL: 20
- FINGERBOARD WIDTH AT NUT: 1-11/16''
- FINGERBOARD WIDTH AT 12TH FRET: 2-1/8''
- FINGERBOARD POSITION INLAYS: 1/8'' Dots - White ABS
- FINISH BACK & SIDES: Satin
- FINISH TOP: Satin
- BRIDGE MATERIAL: Black Richlite
- BRIDGE STYLE: Belly
- BRIDGE STRING SPACING: 2-1/8''
- SADDLE: 16'' Radius/Compensated/White Tusq
- TUNING MACHINES: Chrome Enclosed w/ Small Buttons
- RECOMMENDED STRINGS: Martin SP Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Medium Gauge (MSP7200)
- BRIDGE & END PINS: White w/ Black Dots
- PICKGUARD: Black
- CASE: 345 Hardshell
- INTERIOR LABEL: Paper Label
- ELECTRONICS: Fishman Sonitone
|Case Included||hard case|
|Neck Wood||rust stratabond|
|Number Of Strings||6 string|
|Right / Left-Handed||right handed|
|Body Size||full size|
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