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Steel String Guitars user reviews

  • Washburn D12S

    Washburn D12S - "Great "all-around" acoustic guitar"

    03/03/15

    I actually received the guitar as a gift from a dear friend, back in 1994. He had purchased it "New" from a music store in Portland OR. If I recall correctly, he paid $375. I'm a banjo player, at heart, and had been playing alot of bluegrass festival…

  • Martin & Co LXK2 Little Martin

    Martin & Co LXK2 Little Martin - "Full-size tone in a travel-size guitar"

    10/07/14

    The Martin & Co LXK2 is a travel-sized guitar with a short 23" scale. It is crafted in Mexico from beautiful Koa Wood, contributing to it's darker, softer tone. The build and finish is quintessential Martin, right down to the expertly executed joiner…

  • Yamaha FG-180-1

    Yamaha FG-180-1 - "Stop! Good deal!"

    05/26/13

    The Yamaha FG-180 is a dreadnought-type Folk guitar with a slim mahogany neck with "boat" profile, almost flat rosewood fingerboard. Mine has the red-orange Nippon Gakki tag, so it's manufactured in Japan. No clue about when it was born, but it certa…

  • Epiphone Hummingbird

    Epiphone Hummingbird - "Buy something else"

    03/27/13

    Made in Indonesia. Very low quality spruce top. UTILIZATION Terrible fret job. I returned it and the replacement wasn't much better. SOUNDS This is a very poorly built guitar. Buy an Ibanez or Yamaha instead. I sold mine after 7 months and b…

  • Martin & Co 000-16GT

    Martin & Co 000-16GT - "Great tones!"

    03/14/13

    The Martin 000-16GT is a 6 stringer guitar that has solid mahogany on the back and on the side of it. This acoustic is one of those ones that get better with time. They say the longer this wood sits the better it will get so it will be interesting to…

  • Epiphone DR-100

    Epiphone DR-100 - "not expensive and solid tones"

    03/14/13

    The Epiphone DR-100 (Ebony) is a 6 string guitar that has a spruce top and it is mahogany on the sides and back. The fret board is rosewood and the neck is mahogany as well. You can actually purchase this guitar in Natural, Vintage Burst and Mahogany…

  • Taylor GS Mini (Mahogany Top)

    Taylor GS Mini (Mahogany Top) - "Small with a good tone"

    03/14/13

    If you are searching for something that is affordable and very nice to take around to travel with even if you are not a gigging musician than the Taylor GS Mini is the way to go. This guitar is small and durable; it has a beautiful finish and feel to…

  • Martin & Co D-18

    Martin & Co D-18 - "Beautiful"

    03/12/13

    The Martin D-18 is one of the most iconic guitars around. Renowned for it's simplicity and beautiful tone, it's a highly popular guitar for all sorts of musicians. It features a dreadnought design, made to project it's power and volume, an ebony fret…

  • Hohner MW 400 CN

    Hohner MW 400 CN - "Very good acoustic guitar"

    02/13/13

    Made in Japan acoustic guitar UTILIZATION Very good to play, nice sound in perfect condition. SOUNDS Perfect for all types of music OVERALL OPINION Good all rounder…

  • Martin & Co DM

    Martin & Co DM - "Great Mid-Level Guitar"

    11/30/12

    The Martin DM has all the features and characteristics of a mid-level guitar. This guitar has a solid spruce top, mahogany back/sides, and rosewood finger board. You would have to step up to a more expensive guitar if you want more exotic woods. …