Kentucky F5 For Sale

by | 11 Nov, 2019


Kentucky KM1000

Here is a great opportunity to secure a fine KM1000 Kentucky F5 mandolin.

This instrument’s features include:

  • KM1000 – Handcrafted by Master Luthiers
  • Solid, hand-carved and graduated select red spruce top
  • Solid, flat-sawn, hand-carved flamed maple back and sides from Northern Michigan
  • One-piece maple neck with dovetail neck/body joint at the 15th fret
  • Lacquer finish in a traditional 1920’s sunburst
  • Ebony fingerboard with M.O.P. dot position markers and 29 fret extension over the body
  • Ivoroid binding on all edges
  • Rosewood peghead overlay with Kentucky script & original-design MOP “Flower Pot”
  • Vintage-style ebony bridge with small adjustment wheels
  • Traditional 2-screw truss rod cover plate
  • Perfectly shaped M.O.P. nut – 1 1/8″
  • Highly polished nickel-silver frets
  • Silver-plated, engraved tailpiece with leather insert
  • Superior F5 deluxe hardshell case

Owner is asking $2,250.00 for this instrument.

Additional costs would include freight on 7.72 Kgs estimated at $35.00 plus Insurance of $50.45. Total additional cost $85.00.