Kentucky KM-252 Mandolin, A-Model Transparent Amber & Gigbag
Inspired by the popular mandolins of the early 1900s, the KM-252 features solid hand-carved tops and backs that are arched and graduated to achieve the correct balance of strength and lightweight rigidity for optimal tone. This A-style mando is a real bargain. More Details...
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Elderly Warranty: One year Manufacturer's Warranty: One year
- Back and Side Material: Solid Alpine Maple
- Binding: Ivoroid
- Body Style: A-Model
- Bridge Material: Santos Rosewood with Adjustment Wheels
- Fingerboard Binding: White ABS
- Fingerboard Inlay: Mother of Pearl Dots
- Fingerboard Material: Santos Rosewood
- Finish: High-gloss Transparent Amber
- Neck / Body Joint: Dovetail
- Neck Material: One-piece Alpine Maple
- Number of Frets Clear: 14
- Number of Frets Total: 22
- Nut Material: Bone
- Nut Width: 1 1/8 in.
- Peghead Inlay: Vintage Wreath white pearl and pearl Kentucky script
- Peghead Overlay: Snakehead Santos Rosewood
- Pickguard: Black/White/Black ABS with beveled edge
- Plating: Nickel-plated / Pattern and Logo Stamped
- Scale Length: 13 7/8 in. (352.40mm)
- Sound Hole Shape: Traditional F-Hole
- Tailpiece: Nickel-plated with coverplate and leather insert
- Top: Solid German Spruce
- Top Purfling: None
- Truss Rod: Vintage Single Adjusting
- Tuning Machines: High-quality tuning machines with white buttons
- Padded "Nu-Hyde" Gigbag