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    I'm very excited about my upgrade from a Michael Kelly Legacy Flame to this beautiful Kentucky KM-1500!

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    Beautiful mandolin! Congratulations, and enjoy!!

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    Nice score. Looks to be in very good shape, what year is it?
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    Trying to figure out which year. It was advertised as "Early eighties"

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    Wow, from the photos I would have never guessed it was that old. NOS. Enjoy!
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    Saga Music just confirmed that it was made in Japan in 1987. They called it "the real deal" :-)

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    Great score! Lp
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    Very nice. Played one at a festival recently. Extremely fine instrument. May you get many years of joy playing thatone.
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    Beautiful, and that one is in remarkable condition!

    Enjoy!

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