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Octave Mandolin Archtop

$5,900

By Cedar Mountain Mandolin Company

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Our Octave Mandolin is inspired by the Gibson Loar-era archtop guitars of the mid-1920s and incorporates innovative engineering advances like a Tension Compensated Fret Scale to eliminate any sharpness of fretted notes higher up the neck, regardless of the action height.

The Octave Mandolin has a 14" lower bout, a 3" body depth, and features a solid, carved arched top and back. It demonstrates exceptional volume and a balanced tone both across the strings and up the neck along with the phenomenal playability you expect from a custom instrument.

Specifications

  • Select, solid Engelmann Spruce carved archtop
  • Premium figured curly Maple piece archtop back, sides, and neck
  • Adjustable truss rod reinforced neck
  • Tuned tone bar bracing
  • Tension compensated fret scale, 21.788"
  • Ebony compound radius fingerboard with mother-of-pearl block inlays
  • Ebony headstock veneer with mother-of-pearl inlays: “Lewandowski” & “Fleur de Lis”
  • Celluloid binding on body, neck, and peg head - tortoise\black\white\black
  • CMM Ebony/Nickel trapeze tailpiece
  • Schaller GrandTune A-Style mandolin tuners, nickel plated w/Ebony knobs
  • Adjustable Ebony bridge
  • Bone nut, 1 5/16”
  • Spirit varnish, French polish finish top
  • UV Curable lacquer back\sides\peghead

Hardcase included

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