Martin's DRS1 is a dreadnought acoustic and is a welcome addition their Road Series. Its D-14 Fret body and Sapele construction give it a versatile overall sound that's great for flatpicking or fingerstyle. The DRS1 also comes equipped with Fishman Sonitone electonics for rich, warm tone whether you're playing through an amp or unplugged. An FSC Certified Richlite fingerboard, select Hardwood neck, and eye-catching figuring in the Sapele body top off the DRS1's player's-grade features. If you're looking for a versatile, gig-ready Martin at an affordable price, then the DRS1 is a great choice.
-Body Size: D-14 Fret
-Finish Top: Satin
-Construction: Mortise & Tenon Neck Joint
-Back & Side Finish: Satin
-Bracing Pattern: X-Brace
-Scale Length: 25.4"
-Brace Shape: Non-Scalloped
-Fingerboard Width At Nut: 1 3/4"
-Top Material: Sapele
-Neck Shape: Performing Artist
-Back Material: Sapele
-Neck Taper: High-Performance Taper
-Side Material: Sapele
-Electronics: Fishman Sonitone
-Recommended Strings: Authentic Acoustic Lifespan 2.0 Medium - 92/8 Phosphor Bronze MA550T
-Top Color: Cherry
-Bridge Style: Modern Belly - Drop in Saddle
-Bridge String Spacing: 2 5/32"
-Bridge Material: FSC Certified Richlite
-Bridge Pin Material: White Plastic
-Bridge Pin Dots: Black Plastic
-Saddle: Compensated White Tusq
-Saddle Radius: 16"
-Brace Material: Sitka Spruce
-Back & Sides Color: Cherry
-Brace Size: 5/16" with 1/4" Tone Bars
-Neck Material: Select Hardwood
-Fingerboard Material: FSC Certified Richlite
-Finish Neck: Hand-Rubbed
-Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 2 1/8"
-Fingerboard Inlay Style: Dots
-Number of Frets Total: 20
-Fingerboard Inlay Material: White Plastic
-Neck Joins Body At: 14th Fret
-Side Dots: White
-Headstock Shape: Solid with Standard Taper
-Tuning Machines: Chrome Enclosed Gear
-Headplate Material: HPL
-Headplate Logo Style: Script Ink
-Nut Material: White Corian
-Case: Ply Hardshell
-Left Handed Availability: Yes
-Label: Paper Label
Why We Love Martin
Every Martin Guitar is a piece of music history. Inventors of the dreadnought guitar style, the Martin Guitar Company has built a legacy developing the world’s most coveted acoustic instruments for over 180 years. When you buy a Martin, you are buying an heirloom. That’s why we at Cream City Music love this iconic brand.