Flame Maple/Engelmann Spruce A-Style Mandolin with gloss top finish and ivoroid binding!
Featuring a premium carved Engelmann spruce top and seasoned figured maple back and sides, the handcrafted MT offers professional level tone and playability in a simple and understated appointment package. An ultra thin all-nitrocellulose lacquer finish and individually graduated tonewoods provide ringing sustain, a wide dynamic range, and impressive responsiveness that can rival instruments at considerably higher price points..
Serial Number: A4068
Top: Engelmann spruce
Back/Sides/Neck: Eastern flamed maple
Body Binding: Ivoroid
Fingerboard Binding: None
Peghead Binding: None
Bracing: Tone bars
Bridge: Ebony w/ Adjustable Saddle
Fingerboard: Ebony w/ MOP dots
Nut: 1 1/8"
String Spacing: 1 9/16"
Neck Profile: Rounded V
Neck Joint: Dovetail
Frets: Medium 18% nickel-silver
Truss Rod: Fully Adjustable
Peghead Veneer: Ebony w/ MOP Collings logo
Tuners: Nickel Gotoh w/ black buttons
Scale Length: 13 7/8"
Fingerboard Radius: 5 1/2" - 11 5/8" compound
Body Finish: Satin nitrocellulose lacquer
Top Finish: Gloss
Tailpiece: Collings original tailpiece
Strings: D'Addario EJ74 (.011" - .040")
Case: Deluxe hardshell case by TKL