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Mar-23-2004, 1:03pm
Here are my latest two projects, a redwood twopoint mandolin and a redwood octave mandolin. Thas mandolin has a spalted maple body and neck and the octave mandolin has a western maple body and neck. More photos and sound files are at



Please offer any comments or advice you might have!


Mar-23-2004, 1:05pm
And here are the backs:

May-12-2011, 1:07am
woody those are beautiful! I see this post was from some time ago, but I came across some redwood and am going to build my first mandolin. Someone said I may need to consider different thicknesses for the top and bottom. Do you have any advice? Also, those links didn't work for me

Bill Snyder
May-12-2011, 7:14pm
iputthemaninmandolin, don't expect Woody to answer. According to his profile the last time he logged in was 3 years ago this month.