Collings MT A-Model with Ivoroid Binding, Glossy Top & Case

$3,350
sku: CMTA-IG
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. This A-model mandolin has a lovely sunburst satin lacquer finish with polished gloss top, ivoroid top binding, and f-holes. The radiused ebony fretboard with has 1-1/8" nut, and it’s decorated with pearl dot inlays. A finely crafted instrument with ringing sustain, wide dynamic range, and impressive responsiveness.   More Details...

  • Select Engelmann spruce top
  • Select figured maple back, sides and neck
  • Parallel tone bar bracing
  • f-holes
  • Grained ivoroid top binding
  • Satin nitrocellulose lacquer finish, glossy top finish
  • Unbound "Haircut" headstock
  • 13 Degree headstock angle
  • Ebony peghead overlay with inlaid Collings logo
  • Ebony fingerboard
  • Mortise and tenon neck joint
  • 22-frets, neck joins the body at the 15th fret
  • V shaped neck profile with 1 9/16" string spacing
  • 5 1/2"-11 5/8" Compound fingerboard radius
  • 1 1/8" Bone nut
  • 13 7/8" Scale length
  • Medium 18% nickel-silver fretwire
  • Mother of pearl dot fingerboard inlays
  • Fully adjustable truss rod
  • Custom adjustable floating ebony bridge
  • Collings original one-piece nickel tailpiece
  • Nickel tuners with black or pearl buttons
  • Recommended string gauge - D'Addario J-74 (.011"-.040")
  • Collings deluxe hardshell case by TKL
  • SN A4269 in stock & shown in photos