MANDOLINS: MODELS AND CHARACTERISTICS
 


MANDOLIN MB-10
, Brazilian style

-German Spruce soundboard (slightly curved for interior bracing). Bindings with purfling or marquetry
-Sides and Back (Back slightly curved for interior bracing) available in:
1. Maple
2. Walnut
3. Indian Rosewood
-Mahogany or Maple neck with Steel tension adjustable truss rod
-Ebony fingerboard with Bone or Pearl inlays
-Rosewood or Walnut peghead with inlaid purflings (inlays optional) and Schaller machine heads
-Compensated Ebony bridge
-Steel or wood covered Steel tailpiece (inlays optional)
-Wooden or Turtle shell floating scracthplate with purfling
-Hand finished lacquer


  



MANDOLIN MF-10
, F-Style

-Soundboard carved from a solid piece of German Spruce, bindings with purfling or marquetry
-Maple sides and back (carved from a single piece of wood) with purfled bindings
-Maple neck with Steel tension adjustable truss rod
-Ebony fingerboard with Bone or Pearl inlays
-Rosewood peghead with purfling (inlays optional) and Schaller machine heads
-Compensated and adjustable Ebony bridge
-Steel or wood covered Steel tailpiece (inlays optional)
-Wooden or Turtle shell floating scratchplate with purfling
-Hand finished lacquer





MANDOLIN MA-10
, A-Style

-Soundboard carved from a solid piece of German Spruce, bindings with purfling or marquetry
-Maple sides and back (carved from a single piece of wood) with purfled bindings
-Maple neck with Steel tension adjustable truss rod
-Ebony fingerboard with Bone or Pearl inlays
-Rosewood peghead with purfling (inlays optional) and Schaller machine heads
-Compensated and adjustable Ebony bridge
-Steel or wood covered Steel tailpiece (inlays optional)
-Wooden or Turtle shell floating scratchplate with purfling
-Hand finished lacquer





MANDOLIN MC-10
, Classical mandolin with bowl back

-German Spruce soundboard with the characteristic fold at the bridge area, bindings with purfling or marquetry
-Bowl back formed by bent ribs of:
1. Indian Rosewood
2. American Walnut
3. Spanish Walnut
-Mahogany or Maple neck with Steel tension adjustable truss rod
-Ebony fingerboard with Bone or Pearl inlays
-Rosewood or Walnut peghead with inlaid purfling (inlays optional) with Schaller machine heads
-Compensated Ebony bridge with Bone saddle
-Wooden or Turtle shell scratchplate (inlaid on soundboard)
-Hand finished lacquer