The D-16E is a Dreadnought, with a 000 depth, constructed of a Sitka spruce top and sycamore back and sides. It features silver binding and heelcap, an ebony bridge and a silver bound ebony fingerboard with mother-of-pearl diamonds and squares inlay. A modified low oval neck with a high performance taper make this guitar easy to play up and down the fingerboard. This model is also equipped with Fishman® Matrix VT Enhance electronics. New for 2017 NAMM!
CONSTRUCTION: Simple Dovetail Neck Joint
BODY SIZE: D-14 Fret (000 Depth)
TOP MATERIAL: Sitka Spruce
TOP DETAIL: None
BRACING PATTERN: Forward Shifted X Brace
BRACE SHAPE: Scalloped
BRACE MATERIAL: Sitka Spruce
BRACE SIZE: 5/16"
BACK MATERIAL: Sycamore
BACK DETAIL: None
BACK PURFLING/STRIP: Style 18
SIDE MATERIAL: Sycamore
SIDE DETAIL: None
ENDPIECE INLAY: None
TOP INLAY MATERIAL: Multi-Stripe
SIDE INLAY MATERIAL: None
BACK INLAY MATERIAL: Black Stripe
NECK MATERIAL: Select Hardwood
NECK SHAPE: Modified Low Oval
NECK TAPER: High Performance Taper
NUT MATERIAL: Bone
HEADSTOCK SHAPE: Solid with Square Taper
HEADPLATE MATERIAL: Ebony
HEADPLATE DETAIL: N/A
HEADPLATE LOGO STYLE: Script Old Style Overlay
HEADPLATE BINDING MATERIAL: None
FINGERBOARD MATERIAL: Ebony
SCALE LENGTH: 25.4''
NECK JOINS BODY AT: 14th Fret
NUMBER OF FRETS TOTAL: 20
FINGERBOARD WIDTH AT NUT: 1-3/4''
FINGERBOARD WIDTH AT 12TH FRET: 2-1/8''
FINGERBOARD INLAY MATERIAL: Mother of Pearl
FINGERBOARD INLAY STYLE: Diamonds and Squares Long Pattern