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ARCHTOP MANDOLIN

With the first of my Archtop mandolins sold, the second is currently on the bench and will be available for sale later this year.

Below is a brief spec.

Hand carved top and back plates

American Black Walnut back & sides

European Spruce top

Bird’s Eye Maple neck with Ebony fretboard

Nava handmade tailpiece

Gotoh MA-40 tuners

Soundboard Transducer

Open-pore shellac satin finish

13 7/8” (352mm) Scale length with 30mm nut width

Price: 1360 GBP (including Hiscox case)

You can see how much thought, love and care is going into the making of this archtop in a series of YouTube videos

You can also see what others think in these two forum threads- Mandolin Cafe and Acoustic Soundboard.

If you would like any further information about this instrument, please e-mail: info@navaguitars.co.uk