FDP Home Page / FDP Forum / FAQ's

The FDP is made possible by the following companies and individual members like you.
Please use the links below to show them we value their sponsorship.

Jensen Loudspeakers

MOD KITS DIY

Apex Tube Matching

Sweetwater

Yellowjackets Tube Converters

Guitar Center

Amplified Parts

Antique Electronics Supply

WD Music

Amazon

Musician's Friend


* God bless America and our men and women in uniform *

* Illegitimi non carborundum! *

If you benefit and learn from the FDP and enjoy our site, please help support us and become a Contributing Member or make a Donation today! The FDP counts on YOU to help keep the site going with an annual contribution. It's quick and easy with PayPal. Please do it TODAY!

Chris Greene, Host & Founder

LOST YOUR PASSWORD?

......................................................................

   
FDP Jam
Calendar
Find musicians
in your area!
  Search the Forums  

FDP Forum / The Lefty Forum / NGD - Martin D-35

reverend mikey
Contributing Member
*********

west Omaha, east NE

Life gets in the way of my G.A.S.
May 28th, 2015 06:43 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

I was told it would be around 4 months before my lefty D-35 arrived...

...ordered May 11th, arrived May 27th ... 16 DAYS!!!

We figure either someone else cancelled an order, or they just happened to be making some lefties (since this is the 50th Anniv. of the D-35).

Anyway, the guitar is gorgeous, very nice silking in the spruce top, no really odd grain, no bearclaw (which I didn't want). The 3-piece back has just the right amount of contrast between the side and center pieces.

It sounds pretty good already, am looking forward to putting a set of John Pearse strings on it.

The set-up needs some minor tweaking - lower nut slots a little, and maybe the saddle a little, but that's it - otherwise set up very well.

More pics in profile

(This message was last edited by reverend mikey at 08:45 PM, May 28th, 2015)

LeftRightOut
Contributing Member
*****

Australia

too many guitars and not enough hands
May 29th, 2015 12:02 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Nice looking guitar Mikey, congrats

reverend mikey
Contributing Member
*********

west Omaha, east NE

Life gets in the way of my G.A.S.
May 29th, 2015 09:03 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

I posted a more extensive review in the Non-Fender Gear Reviews section.

FDP Forum / The Lefty Forum / NGD - Martin D-35




Reply to this Topic
Display my email address             Lost your password?
Your Message:
Link Address (URL):
Link Title:




Moderators: Chris Greene  Iron Man  reverendrob  

FDP, LLC Privacy Policy: Your real name, username, and email
are held in confidence and not disclosed to any third parties, sold, or
used for anything other than FDP Forum registration unless you specifically authorize disclosure.

Furtkamp.com 
Internet Application Development

Copyright © 1999-2017 Fender Discussion Page, LLC   All Rights Reserved