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    Default 2021 batch of Forster mandolins

    This years' batch of mandolins will start in a few weeks.

    Lots of choices - most of you know my Big Celtic F model:



    And the Big Celtic O:



    Now there is also the Small Celtic O:



    That's a satin finish one - it was a bit of an experiment that went well, so the new model will be full gloss.

    And there is my nice little A model too.:



    All of these are possible with a variety of woods for the back and sides - Indian rosewood, figured bubinga, figured sapele, Pau ferro, figured jarrah, birds eye maple, allsorts.

    If any of you would like to jump in to this years' batch please drop me a line via my site.

    When the batch starts, I'll post a build thread here on the forum.

    Best,

    Nigel
    www.nkforsterguitars.com
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    Default Re: 2021 batch of Forster mandolins

    I'll take one of each Nigel.
    It is so nice to see instruments not covered with awful colors and tints.

    Your website is amazing.
    Decipit exemplar vitiis imitabile

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    Default Re: 2021 batch of Forster mandolins

    Quote Originally Posted by DougC View Post
    I'll take one of each Nigel.
    There are only two spots left, so which two will it be?



    Nigel
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    For me, it's 'all or nothing at all'. I'll just have to settle for all in pictures. They are 'tops' on my list however.

    I'm sure these will find a good home.

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    Just posted a more in depth blog post about the many design variations I'm doing this year.

    Nigel

    https://www.nkforsterguitars.com/blo...ots-available/

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    Not sure if facebook links work here... Work is underway on the 2021 batch. Here I am roughing out a neck on the spindle moulder.

    https://www.facebook.com/10005162905...8860671178232/

    Nigel
    www.nkforsterguitars.com

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