Pono MD-20SB Flat-top Octave Mandolin, Deluxe Small Body, Short Scale

sku: MD20-SB
Designed by noted luthier and instrument historian Kilin Reece, this flat-top octave mandolin features a smaller terz-size body with a sunburst finish solid Engelmann Spruce top. The back and sides are solid mahogany. It has a 21.5" scale length and a 1-3/8" nut. Its four double courses of strings can be tuned an octave below a mandolin (GDAE) or similar to a tenor guitar (DGBE). A nice instrument with fine workmanship and terrific sound.   More Details...

  • Flat Top Octave Mandolin, Terz Size Body
  • Solid Engelmann Spruce Top
  • Solid Mahogany Back & Sides
  • Ebony Binding and Headstock Overlay
  • "Rope" Rosette
  • Grover Open Gear Tuners
  • Radiused Macassar Ebony Fingerboard & Bridge
  • X-Braced
  • Bone Nut & Saddle
  • 1-3/8" Nut Width
  • 21-1/2" Scale Length
  • Lower Bout Width 11-1/2"
  • Upper Bout Width 7-3/4"
  • Overall Length 33"
  • Body Depth 3-1/8" at heel to 3-3/4" at end block
  • Gloss Sunburst Finish
  • Tuned mandolin-style in double courses, G D A E, our KROMS set
  • Or can be tuned guitar-style, D G B E with our KROMG set
  • Hardshell Case Included

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