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GarY Nava
Jul-24-2016, 9:50am
Here's the latest of my Standard Plus mandolins, that has just gone out.
And the spec.
352 mm scale
Robson handmade tuners
Sitka Spruce soundboard with Sitka bracing.
Herringbone rosette and purfling
Pau Ferro back and sides
Body fully bound in Indian rosewood
Maple neck with carbon fibre reinforcement
Ebony fretboard, compound radius, wide gold evo frets
Abalone dot marker on front surface + brass ring side markers
Handmade tailpiece (ebony, brass stainless steel), bone nut and saddle
French polish finish
Brazilian rosewood head overlay with abalone inlay

There are a few more photos on my blog, (http://guitar-maker.blogspot.co.uk/2016/07/pauls-standard-plus-mandolin.html)if you're interested.
Cheers Gary

Jul-24-2016, 11:40am
Lovely job as every Gary!

Ron McMillan
Jul-24-2016, 11:40am
Beautiful, Gary.

Jill McAuley
Jul-24-2016, 11:44am
Beautiful, love the tailpiece!