Re: Being too picky about a new Eastman MD-515 ??
Yeah, IMHO. I'd put more wear and tear than that on an instrument in six months. If it's not structural -- well, it's related to the fact that Eastman mandolins are made largely by hand, with the resultant potential for flaws.
Originally Posted by Hobo
Gibsn: '54 F5 3pt F2 A-N Custm K1 m'cello
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Eastmn: 615'dola 805 m'cello
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