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  • Northfield Workshop's NFB-F5A Big Mon mandolin features a larger body and larger f-holes for more mids, more bass, and increased overall volume. This model is built with an Adirondack (red) spruce top, figured Northeastern red maple back, sides, and neck plus an impressive array of high-end features. With world-class handcrafted quality and a highly desirable sound, it compares well to instruments costing twice the price.
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  • Solid Adirondack (Red) Spruce top
  • Solid Figured Northeastern Red Maple back, sides and neck
  • 2 Tone bar bracing
  • Top-quality hand-rubbed spirit varnish finish and violin varnish neck with very thin lacquer topcoat for protection
  • Traditional neck shape with a very soft "V" against the palm and comfortable C-shaped shoulders
  • 1-1/8" nut width (available with 1-3/16" nut, inquire)
  • Radiused ebony fingerboard with genuine mother-of-pearl dot position markers
  • Scalloped fingerboard extension
  • ~14” scale length
  • Traditionally shaped ebony bridge, hand-shaped to match the compound radius of the fingerboard and hand-fit to each mandolin
  • Ivoroid binding on the body, fingerboard and peghead
  • Gotoh Deluxe tuners
  • Bound tortoise pickguard
  • Genuine mother of pearl peghead inlay and logo design
  • Gilchrist/northfield tailpiece
  • Handmade by experienced, skilled craftsmen in a small, employee-owned workshop in Asia; carefully inspected and set-up in the USA
  • Hardshell case included

Northfield Workshop NFB-F5A Master Model Big Mon Mandolin, Adirondack Top, with Case

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Intl. Fees
Limited Warranty Included

SKU: NF5M-BM2

Regular price
$4,995 USD
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$4,995 USD
Northfield Workshop's NFB-F5A Big Mon mandolin features a larger body and larger f-holes for more mids, more bass, and increased overall volume. This model is built with an Adirondack (red) spruce top, figured Northeastern red maple back, sides, and neck plus an impressive array of high-end features. With world-class handcrafted quality and a highly desirable sound, it compares well to instruments costing twice the price.
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  • Solid Adirondack (Red) Spruce top
  • Solid Figured Northeastern Red Maple back, sides and neck
  • 2 Tone bar bracing
  • Top-quality hand-rubbed spirit varnish finish and violin varnish neck with very thin lacquer topcoat for protection
  • Traditional neck shape with a very soft "V" against the palm and comfortable C-shaped shoulders
  • 1-1/8" nut width (available with 1-3/16" nut, inquire)
  • Radiused ebony fingerboard with genuine mother-of-pearl dot position markers
  • Scalloped fingerboard extension
  • ~14” scale length
  • Traditionally shaped ebony bridge, hand-shaped to match the compound radius of the fingerboard and hand-fit to each mandolin
  • Ivoroid binding on the body, fingerboard and peghead
  • Gotoh Deluxe tuners
  • Bound tortoise pickguard
  • Genuine mother of pearl peghead inlay and logo design
  • Gilchrist/northfield tailpiece
  • Handmade by experienced, skilled craftsmen in a small, employee-owned workshop in Asia; carefully inspected and set-up in the USA
  • Hardshell case included