Northfield Mandolins A5 Special A-Style Italian Spruce/Maple Mandolin Amber w/Hard Case
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Northfield Mandolins A5 Special A-Style Italian Spruce/Maple Mandolin Amber w/Hard Case

   
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Manufacturer #:NFMSP-A5
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A unique instrument and a blend of a few Northfield designs. This A5 borrows from our very popular Model M and Artist Series Mandolins to create a powerful response in an elegantly appointed instrument.


This mandolin has a handful of unique features that set it apart from Northfield's Standard Series including a master grade Italian spruce top, premium maple back, sides, and neck, spirit varnish finish, and Nugget tailpiece.

 

  • Sides / Back / Neck: Premium carved figured maple (3 Piece hard maple neck)

  • Top: Master grade Italian spruce

  • Inlay Material: Mother of Pearl

  • Nut Material / Width: Bone / 1.125” (28.6mm)

  • Tuners: Gotoh with black buttons

  • Fingerboard Material / Radius: Ebony / 5.7" (145mm) at nut, 7.7" (196mm) at 20th fret

  • Bridge Material: Ebony

  • Binding: Single-ply brown tortoise, top-bound only

  • Pickguard: Abbreviated brown tortoise

  • Tailpiece: Nugget® designed by Mike Kemnitzer

  • Finish Material: Spirit varnish

  • Finish Color: Amber

  • Strings: Northfield Medium Phosphor Bronze

  • Case: Slate Grey Airloom "Recurve"


All instruments from the Old Town School Music Store are professionally inspected and set-up before shipping, and directly support the missions, programs, and continued growth of the Old Town School of Folk Music.

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