Martin D-16GT Reviews
If you have the means to scrounge up 800 dollars and want a good acoustic buy this one because for quality like this in many other brands you would have to spend well over 1000 dollars. [read more on Audiofanzine]Patrick...Casual Musician rated this unit on 2004-06-16.
In short, I feel betrayed by Guitar Center and C.F. Martin. They sell these under the "legendary" and "classic" labels yet knowing full well they won't last. I thought I'd done due diligence in researching prior to purchase but I guess not enough. I won't buy another Martin unless it's a much older model in great condition, which is unl... [read more on Audiofanzine]TR rated this unit on 2004-03-16.
The D-16GT is a great guitar, delivering the trademark Martin and all solid-wood sound. You'd be hard-pressed to find a comparable guitar in both quality and sound for less than 1000 USD. This guitar has all the sound and quality of more highly adorned Martins (D-28s on up) at a fraction of the cost. The price is higher than other manufac... [read more on Audiofanzine]CC rated this unit on 2003-07-02.
I would suggest what I did not do, that is go to a reputable independent Martin dealer and try all the models that you can, to make sure you get the model right for you. [read more on Audiofanzine]BJ rated this unit on 2003-03-07.
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