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    Just strung up!
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    Quote Originally Posted by kyken View Post
    Just strung up!
    Congratulations. It looks sweet, I hope you're loving it.
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    Here is the 2nd Silverangel in 2019
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    I think this one has more resolution
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    Those look great, Ken!!
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    2nd one might have to be added to my bucket list!!!! Love the design.

    They alredi spoken for?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rodney Riley View Post
    2nd one might have to be added to my bucket list!!!! Love the design.

    They alredi spoken for?
    yes, both are , The F to NC and the Fantasma to Germany.

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    Ken, those mandolins look great! I love your Fantasma! Nice work my friend!!

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    Anybody know the wood for the top that Ken is using?

    Tan

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    Not sure about the F but the Fantasma looks like redwood....

    Mr. Ken, those are two beautiful instruments!
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    For the Fantasma the neck and headstock are different to the Silverangel Econo also the tuners arrangement differs.These are not evenly spaced and are not symmetrical like the standard Econo.Any comments on this observation.Ken may like to expand and explain why the difference .My preference on the Fantamsa would be to retain the same headstock as the Econo.Then again the architecture may be to enhance the sound of the SA.

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    Ken does some nice work. I am saving my pennies. I wonder if the head stock shape can be changed? That upswept head stock on the A model is nice, but I tend to like a more traditional head stock. Still, saving my pennies.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DocT View Post
    Ken does some nice work. I am saving my pennies. I wonder if the head stock shape can be changed? That upswept head stock on the A model is nice, but I tend to like a more traditional head stock. Still, saving my pennies.
    Yes, of course it can be changed. It's just part of the Fantasma design.

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    I've seen at least three different headstock designs on SA A style mandolins. Mine has the lovely Silverangel script logo I doubt I could live without on a Silverangel.
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    Quote Originally Posted by kyken View Post
    Here is the 2nd Silverangel in 2019
    wow, what a beauty

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    So beautiful!
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    Beautiful work Ken! Still loving my Debbie Rose!

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