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'Old Hickory Flowers' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece (080396-MF5)   STATUS - NOW AVAILABLE - Click here to purchase from our eBay store - Email or Phone to Order

Direct from the USA. Beautiful Blonde F5 Mandolin with clean traditional finish and finely detailed purfling.

All solid timber construction. Solid Canadian spruce sound board. Solid, air-dried maple back and sides. Sraight, air-dried maple neck. headboard.

Rosewood fingerboard. Cedar bridge with adjustable saddle. Buffalo bone nut. Eagle design brass tailpiece with abalone and mother of pearl inlay. Ebony pick guard with beautiful flowers design in abalone and mother of pearl inlay. Adjustable truss rod.

Black lockable hard case with rubber protective strip, metal feet, lidded accessories compartment and black plush interior.

Labeled with model-serial number 080395-MF5.

(from supplier product info)

  MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin
All MandoHarp Mandolins come with a lockable hard shell case, a MandoHarp Velvet Instrument Bag and a MandoHarp Polishing Cloth.
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F5-Style

Instruments with a body shape based on the Gibson F-5 most famously played by Bill Monroe, the father of Bluegrass. Three points to the body with the top one scrolled. The classic bluegrass mandolin shape. For a good introduction to mandolin body styles see the answers.com entry for mandolin.

Report for this particular instrument
Originally made in the USA. Received in excellent condition. Required bridge fitting to sound board, bridge setup for intonation, and minor nut and bridge saddle filing. No other work needed. Fretwork excellent on this instument. Tested okay to offer for sale. Inital testing and setup by Barry Usher at Kingo Instruments in Casino. Final testing by Dane Clarke at the workshops of MandoHarp Australia in Nambucca Heads.
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Specifications for this particular instrument

Dimensions

Measurement mm inches
Overall Length 717  28 1/4
Body Width 263 10 3/8
Body Depth 50 2
Nut Width 28 1 1/8
Scale Length 355 14
  MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece

Construction Materials

Component Material
Sound Board Solid spruce
Purfling Fine black double line
Side and Back Board Solid air-dried maple
Fretboard Dark rosewood
Neck Solid air-dried straight maple
Truss Rod Adjustable - allen key adjuster included
Headboard Solid air-dried maple
Nut Buffalo bone
Bridge and Saddle Red cedar bridge with adjustable rosewood saddle
Tailpiece Brass with decorated cover plate and belt button end pin.
Case Black lockable case with black plush interior. Protective rubber strips and metal feet. Accessories compartment with lid.
  MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece

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Import duties, taxes, and charges aren’t included in the item price or postage cost. These charges are the buyer's responsibility. Please check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to bidding or buying.

FREE - Warranty

All MandoHarp instruments bought at a Buy it Now price now include a FREE, 6-month, return-to-base warranty against defects in parts and workmanship included in the Buy it Now price.

RETURNS POLICY - MandoHarp Australia eBay Returns Policy increased to 30 days

Our MandoHarp eBay Returns Policy has now been doubled in length from 14 to 30 days. Please see our eBay Returns Policy listing at the bottom of all our item descriptions.

MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
MandoHarp - 'Old Hickory' Blonde F5-Style Mandolin with Inlaid Pickguard and Tailpiece
About MandoHarp

At MandoHarp we play the instruments we sell! Each of our musician and craft associates has over thirty years experience within their area of expertise. At MandoHarp our pimary areas of expertise are Mandolins and Harmonicas, hence our name. We also have associates who work with a wide range of instruments, especially folk. At MandoHarp we appreciate fine instruments and we want you to have them!

Personal Service

At MandoHarp we like to get to know our customers - we're musicians and we like to get to know other musicians. We love to talk with musicians whenever possible (probably a bit too much!). And especially musicians who are interested in our instruments. Please feel more than welcome to email (info@mandoharp.com) or phone us (02-65685545) to discuss your music at any time.

Inspections, trials and pickup by prior arrangement are welcome at our workshop in Nambucca Heads, near Coffs Harbour on the NSW North Coast.

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