F-Style Mandolin

This is a traditional f-style mandolin, based on the Loar era instruments of Gibson. The soundboard is Sitka spruce and the one-piece back is red maple. The un-bound peghead has an overlay of ziricote. The flat fretboard is ebony, as is the bridge.

Dimensions: Body width: 10"
Body depth: 1 3/4"
Nut width: 1 1/8"
Scale length: 13 7/8"

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