Octave Mandolins
The standard Octave Mandolin price is $4500

This includes...All Hide-Glue construction. Highly figured maple back and sides. Adirondack
red spruce or Sitka spruce top with tone-bar or X-bracing.  Bound radiused ebony fingerboard
with 21 frets. Ebony headstock overlays, Ebony trussrodcover and Torch inlay.  3-ply ivoroid
binding on the body, fingerboard and peghead.   Varnish then French polish shellac finish.
Nickel plated James tailpiece. Rubner tuners.  And hard case.  

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

Some things that lower the price are:
Plain maple back & sides, single color dark stain, single color plastic binding, unbound
fingerboard, peghead or back
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