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Altman Dreadnought Models

Master Luthier Bob Altman's accomplishment to recreate a 1930's Martin Dreadnought. These spectacular builds feature the Pre War sound and look. Beautiful rosewood's, tonewoods, Waverly tuners, dovetail neck joint.

With an amazing fit and finish as well as tones as close to the 80 year old original as can be achieved with a modern build you can't go wrong. 

Hold one and you'll understand!

Dreadnought: Products

Altman D1


Standard Specifications:

  • Adirondack Red Spruce Sound board and Bracing

  • Mahogany-Neck, back and sides

  • Ebony Fingerboard and Bridge

  • Bone - nut, Saddle, Pins

  • Evo Gold Frets

  • Waverly Butterbean Relics

  • Tortoise Binding

  • Black-white purfling on top

  • D-18 Style rosette

  • Dark Tortoise Pick Guard

  • D’Addario EJ17

  • Pearl Logo and round pearl position markers

  • Side dots sterling silver

  • Thin Gloss Lacquer Finish

  • Nickel End Pin

  •  Tortoise Heel Cap

  • 1 3/4 Bone Nut, 2 5/16 Spacing at bridge

  • Premium Hard-shell case

  • Free shipping in the USA

Altman D2


Standard Specifications are the Same as the D1 plus:

  • Choice of Exotic woods for the Back and sides

  • Ivoroid binding and heel cap

  • Herringbone Purfling on top

  • Black white purfling on back

  • Zipper back strip

  • Waverly Gold Tuners

  • Pearl Dimond and square position markers

  • Bridge pin bone with dots

  • D-28 Style Rosette

  • Large Fern Inlay on Headstock

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Altman D3


Standard Specifications are the Same as the D2 plus:

  • Snow flake style position markers and bridge wings inlay

  • Bound Ivoroid fingerboard and head stock

  • Abalone side dots

  • Bone with abalone pearl dots bridge pins

  • Abalone soundboard and rosette purfling

  • Multi-color back strip

Altman D4


Standard Specifications are the Same as the D3 plus:

  • Waverly engraved Gold tuners

  • Abalone Pearl inlay on sound board, rosette, Finger board extension, heel, tail graft sides and back.

  • Custom Calton Case

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