A No. 26

A personal favorite. I love
the look of this mandolin
and I love playing it. Good balanced tone, good volume, great sound. Both the top
and the back are X braced -
in order to tune the plates similarly. The body is slightly deeper than standard.

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Soundboard

Adirondack Spruce  
(Picea rubens)

Backboard

Curly Red Maple (Acer rubrum)

Rim

Curly Red Maple (Acer rubrum)

Neck

Curly Red Maple ((Acer rubrum)

Neck Reinforcement

Carbon Fiber

Fingerboard

East Indian Ebony    
(Diospyros ebenum)

Scale Length

13 7/8"

Tuning Machines

Rubner Brushed Nickel

Tailpiece

Bill James

Width at Nut

29mm / 1.14"