Stewart-MacDonald Campfire Mandolin Kit
By Tom Erlewine
November 11, 2004 - 7:15 am
Stewart-MacDonald Campfire Kit
New from Stewart-MacDonald, the Campfire mandolin kit is a relatively simple instrument for up and coming luthiers to build. Requiring only the most basic hand tools for construction, the Campfire, due to its Army-Navy style and sound, is also designed to appeal to veteran luthiers.
The kit, which features solid woods not plywood, includes a Sitka spruce top, bent sides and flat back of straight-grain maple, machined mahogany bolt-on neck with steel reinforcement bar, slotted rosewood fingerboard, spruce braces, mahogany body blocks and an ebony bridge. Also included with the kit are fretwire, inlays, nut, blueprint and complete photo- illustrated instructions to facilitate assembly.
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