Gibson Custom Shop F-5G Modern Collection Dark Burst F-Style Mandolin - Pre-Order Deposit ONLY
This is the 20% non-refundable deposit to reserve a Gibson Custom Shop F-5G.
We have multiple mandolins on order from Gibson and most have been selling before even making it onto our website. Once we have received payment of this deposit, our sales team will contact you and coordinate with you about when your mandolin will be arriving. The total purchase price is $5,999.
Discover the epitome of craftsmanship in the world of mandolins with the Gibson Custom Shop F-5G Modern Collection Dark Burst F-Style. Impeccably crafted to meet the demands of contemporary mandolin enthusiasts, this instrument represents a significant leap forward in design and production from the luthiers at Gibson. The F-5G features a refined construction, contours, and specifications meticulously tailored for optimal acoustic response, prioritizing player comfort above all. Its top is meticulously hard-carved from Sitka Spruce, ensuring dynamic sound and projection that resonate through every strum. The 2-piece Quarter Sawn Figured Red Maple back not only showcases a stunning grain but also fortifies the mandolin against surface checking and warping, guaranteeing durability and longevity. The Red Maple back and sides imbue the sound with warmth and nuance, while the Dark Burst Gloss finish adds a touch of elegance to the entire instrument. With the Gibson Wide Nut specifications and a radiused fingerboard, fretting becomes a breeze, enabling effortless playability. The absence of a pickguard and the inclusion of a short fingerboard extension enhance the playing experience, allowing players to immerse themselves fully in their musical expression.
In the Gibson Custom Shop F-5G Modern Collection Dark Burst F-Style Mandolin, the future meets tradition in perfect harmony. Experience the fusion of advanced design and a classic silhouette, resulting in an instrument that not only captivates the eyes with its beautiful aesthetics but also enchants the ears with its rich and resonant sound. Elevate your musical journey with this modern masterpiece, where every note played tells a story of innovation and dedication to crafting an instrument that is truly exceptional. Whether you're a seasoned performer or an aspiring musician, the F-5G promises a playing experience that is as extraordinary as it is timeless.
Shape: F-5G Mandolin
Top: Carved Sitka Spruce
Sides: Flat Sawn Figured Red Maple
Back: 2-piece Quarter Sawn Figured Red Maple
Binding: Celluloid Nitrate; Multi-Ply Top
Neck: Figured Red Maple
Profile: Wide Neck
Nut width: 30.1625mm / 1.1875"
Scale Length: 353.06mm / 13.9"
Number of Frets: 20
Nut: Mother of Pearl
Inlay: Mother of Pearl Dot
Tailpiece: Nickel-Plated Tailpiece Cover, Engraved with "The Gibson"
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