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KENTUCKY KM-270 A STYLE MANDOLIN - VINTAGE SUNBURST

KENTUCKY-KM-270

KENTUCKY KM-270 A STYLE MANDOLIN - VINTAGE SUNBURST

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Based on classic instruments of the early 20th century, this A-style mandolin features a carved spruce top, carved maple back and sides, and an oval sound hole for warm, sustaining tone. Stylish appointments include an ornate peghead inlay and a sunburst nitrocellulose finish.

  • Solid, handcarved and graduated spruce top
  • Solid, handcarved and graduated maple back and sides
  • Authentic, vintage 1920s-style body design
  • Traditional oval soundhole
  • One-piece maple neck with dovetail neck/body joint at the 14th fret
  • Rosewood fingerboard with mother-of-pearl dot position markers
  • Fingerboard bound in white ABS
  • Vintage-correct raised pickguard of laminated black/white/black ABS with beveled edge and vintage-style attachment hardware
  • Snakehead rosewood peghead with rosewood overlay depicting a vintage Wreath design and Kentucky logo script in white pearl
  • Vintage-style, adjustable rosewood bridge with small adjustment wheels
  • Traditional 2-screw black truss rod cover
  • Bone nut
  • 13 7/8-inch scale length
  • 22 highly-polished nickel silver frets
  • Nickel-plated tailpiece and coverplate with Kentucky script and leather insert
  • High-quality tuning machines with accurate 18:1 gear ratio and plastic buttons
  • High-gloss nitrocellulose vintage sunburst finish
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