Gibson F-5L The Fern Mandoline

Mandolin

  • F-style mandolin
  • Spruce top
  • Back & sides: Maple
  • F-Holes
  • Tone Bars Bracing
  • Tops & back binding: White/Black/White
  • Rounded V maple neck
  • Ebony fretboard
  • Fern inlay in the headstock
  • 29 Frets
  • Scale length: 353 mm
  • Nut width: 26 mm
  • Adjustable ebony bridge
  • Gold plated Grover machine heads
  • Colour: Cremona high gloss
  • Incl. Hardshell Case
  • Made in USA

Further information

Shape F Mandoline
Colour Sunburst
Body Maple
Top Spruce
Neck Maple
Pickup System No
Incl. Case Yes
Incl. Gigbag No
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Marvellous!

Nick1444, 26.12.2013
What a superb instrument.I have several mandolins but this Gibson is streets ahead on sweetness of tone,sustain and playability. A joy to play and worth the price tag. The staff at Thomann delivered this to the UK in less than there days. What service!
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You can't go wrong with the current Gibsons

almeriastrings, 22.09.2014
Under Dave Harvey's supervision, the current Gibson mandolins are as good as they have been for a long, long time - in fact, you'd have to go back to the early 20's to find Gibson mandolins as good as these. They are consistently well made, and tone, volume and playability (even out of the box) is beyond reproach. I have quite a few mandolins, including some far more expensive than the F5 Fern - yet the Fern holds its own with any of them. The current Fern is a fine mandolin and although it might seem expensive to those not used to mandolins, remains very good value. The quality of materials used is first class, with gorgeous flamed maple for the back and sides.
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