The 000-18 Standard Series is a timeless acoustic. Martin uses selected woods that are conscientiously matched so the tone can unfold easilyat the slightest touch. Its simple appearance features subtle decoration that matching the toned woods which has hardly changed since its first edition, giving the guitar the impression that you are holding a real piece of history in your hands.
The North American Sitka Spruce top, which has been used for decades for the construction of the finest musical instruments plus the Scalloped-X-Bracing and a wafer-thin finish, produces high quality resonance and a fast responding tone. In order to give the sound a warm saturation, the Martin 000-18 Standard Series is constructed with a body of high-quality mahogany wood that creates golden reflections depending on the angle of view and lighting conditions.