Gibson F-5L The Fern Mandoline review: specs & price

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The Gibson F-5L The Fern Mandoline is a Mandolin with a F-style mandolin, Spruce top, F-Holes, Tone Bars Bracing, Rounded V maple neck, Ebony fretboard, Fern...

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Name Gibson F-5GGibson F-5L The Fern MandolineSeagull S8 Mandoline NaturalGibson Doyle Lawson MandolinEpiphone MM-40LGold Tone F-12 Sunburst SatinGold Tone GM-70+Harley Benton MA-500 SB BundleLuna Guitars BGM Moon F Mandolin BKOrtega RMAE40SBK
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Description MandolinMandolinMandolinF-style MandolinMandolinF-Style Mando GuitarF-Style MandolinHarley Benton MA-500 VS Bluegrass SeriesF-Style MandolinElectric Mandolin
Back and sidesMaple----MapleMaple-MahoganyMaple
Scale353 mm-352 mm (13.9")353 mm-381 mm (15")348 mm (13 11/16")350 mm356 mm345 mm
Nut width27 mm26 mm30.2 mm (1.19")31 mm-47.6 mm (1.87")28.6 mm (1 1/8")28 mm29 mm-
ColourSunburstSunburstNaturalSunburstSunburstSunburstSunburstSunburstBlackBlack, Matt
ShapeF MandolineF MandolineDrop FormF MandolineF-StyleF-StyleF MandolineE MandolineF MandolineA-Style
BodyMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleBasswoodMahoganyMaple
TopSpruceSpruceSpruce, SolidSpruceMapleMapleSpruce, SolidNoneSpruceSpruce
NeckMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMahoganyMaple
Pickup System
Incl. Case
Incl. Gigbag
Back & sides-Maple-Maple------
Fretboard--Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia)Ebony-BlackwoodEbonyAmaranth-Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia)
Fretboard inlays--Dots----Dot--
Neck profile---Rounded V-Slim-Rounded V--
Arched top----Solid Maple---Spruce-
Nut width in mm-----47.628.6---
Hardware-------ChromeChrome-

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Description

The Gibson F-5L The Fern Mandoline is a Mandolin with a F-style mandolin, Spruce top, F-Holes, Tone Bars Bracing, Rounded V maple neck, Ebony fretboard, Fern inlay in the headstock, 29 Frets, Adjustable ebony bridge, Gold plated Grover machine heads, Incl. Hardshell Case & Made in USA. The retail price is 6687.39 £. Buy Gibson F-5L The Fern Mandoline at Thomann UK.

Specifications

Back & sidesMaple
Tops & back bindingWhite/Black/White
Scale length353 mm
Nut width26 mm
ColourSunburst
ShapeF Mandoline
BodyMaple
TopSpruce
NeckMaple
Pickup SystemNo
Incl. CaseYes
Incl. GigbagNo

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