A4 Mandolins
Standard A4 price is $3200

 This includes... All Hide-Glue construction. Figured Maple back and sides.  Mahogany
or Maple Neck.  Select Engelmann or Adirondack "Red" spruce top with traditional
single traverse brace or X-bracing available. Bound radiused ebony fingerboard with 24
frets.  Ebony headstock overlay, Ebony trussrod cover, Flur-de-Lis inlay. Double rope
and ivoroid rosette and bound sound hole.  Sunburst on top, back and sides.  Triple
bound ivoroid/black/ivoroid binding on body.  Varnish then French polish shellac
finish.  Nickel plated James tailpiece. Rubner tuners. And hard case.

Some options that raise the price are:
Blond color, Gold hardware, Pickguard, fancy custom inlay, side sound port, Virzi tone
producer and any custom work that takes extra time, including design time.

Deposit to Get on the Wait list:

To ensure that you secure a spot on my waiting list and lock in the current price of your
custom instrument, I ask for a $500 deposit to place your order. Half the balance before
finishing and the remaining balance is not due until your instrument is ready to ship.
For custom options, contact me to discuss things like your preferred nut width, neck
shape and depth, color, and binding scheme.
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