Weber Fern F Quilted Maple Mandolin
Serial no. 16498306

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Weber Fern F Quilted Maple Mandolin
Serial no. 16498306

Mandolin setup by luthier Kyle Dunn
Hand Crafted in the USA
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Fern F Mandolin Specifications

  • Hand Scalloped and Tuned Solid Red Spruce Top
  • Quilted Maple Back and Sides
  • Tone Bar Bracing
  • Standard 1 1/8 inch nut
  • Ivory/Black/White Bound Ebony Peghead Veneer
  • MOP The Weber Script and Abalone Fern Peghead Inlay
  • Ivory Bound 10" Radius Ebony Fingerboard
  • Double Cut-a-way Fingerboard Extension
  • MOP Dots Fret Markers
  • .080 width frets
  • Fern Burst Finish Color
  • Ivory/Black/White Top and Back Binding
  • Varnish Finish
  • Dual-Action Adjustable Truss Rod
  • Weber Traditional Bridge
  • Gold Grover Tuners and Gold Tailpiece
  • Deluxe Oblong Weber Hardshell Case
  • Crafted in the USA

This Weber Fern mandolin, serial no. 16498306, is Weber's most prestigious traditional mandolin crafted from their finest tonewoods. It delivers unparalleled chop, sustain, and volume in any setting, from jam sessions to the recording studio. The Fern F mandolin marries heart-stopping tone with the look, feel and construction of an heirloom instrument (the oil varnish finish alone takes months to apply).

The quilted maple back and sides on this Weber Fern, serial no. 16498306, mandolin adds a new level of beauty to this exquisite mandolin.

The F-holes on this Weber Fern mandolin, serial no. 16498306, give great focused projection, which equals volume. They are great for stage work and for being heard above other instruments in a band.

This Weber Fern mandolin, serial no. 16498306, has tone bars, two braces running from the head block, somewhat following the angle of the sound holes to the tail block. Tone bars offer a great bell-like sustain. They take longer to mature than an X-braced instrument but develop incredible depth of character and tone with play.

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