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    Default New design from Bulas

    This is a fairly well known builder of banjos out of Warsaw, and this is a new design they just posted on Instagram we thought worth sharing. You can click through a series of images with the arrows on the sides of the images.


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    Default Re: New design from Bulas

    Looks like a well made mandolin...I would call it "The Nessie".
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    That's very clean! I like it.

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    It is a beautiful mandolin.
    I love the headstock, the subtle treble side points, and the tailpiece.
    It seems to sound pretty good too, which is most important.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5b7W...q8Q73pqzvR6oW8

    I am not huge fan of the scroll area.
    To me, it is not fitting in with the rest of the design.

    I would love to see one where the builder mirrored the treble side design to the other side, for an interesting A-Style.
    It would be very cool.
    Something like this:

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