Weber River F Mandolin
Serial no. 15504910

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Weber River F Mandolin
Serial no. 15504910

One Piece Quilted Maple Back
Mandolin setup by luthier Kyle Dunn
Hand Crafted in the USA

$8999   
Sale! - model discontinued, last one available
$6999   




River F Mandolin Specifications

  • Hand Scalloped and Tuned Bearclaw Spruce Top
  • Tone Bar Bracing
  • AAA Quilted One Piece Maple Back, Ribs and Neck
  • Standard 1 1/8 inch nut
  • Tortoise/Ivory Bound Ebony Peghead Veneer
  • "The Weber" MOP Script and River Peghead Inlay
  • Tortoise/Ivory Bound 10" Radius Ebony Fingerboard
  • Double Cut-a-way Fingerboard Extension
  • MOP River Fret Markers
  • .080 width frets
  • Double Tortoise/Ivory/Black Top and Back Binding
  • Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer Finish
  • Dual-Action Adjustable Truss Rod
  • Weber Traditional Bridge
  • Nickel Grover Tuners and Nickel Tailpiece
  • Deluxe Shaped Hardshell Case
  • Crafted in the USA

This Weber River mandolin, serial no. 15504910, has a Bearclaw Spruce Top. Bearclaw Spruce has a unique figure. It is cream with light red staining and has a wide range of grain patterns. As the instrument matures, it develops a great complexity of tone with great volume. The sound will continue to mature over the life of the instrument. Red Spruce takes color well and can have a vintage look.

This Weber River mandolin, serial no. 15504910, has a AAA quilted one piece maple back. Quilted maple is more open grained than flamed maple. Quilted maple has unique watermark-like flowing lines that are perfectly suited to one-piece backs and more vibrant colors. It exhibits more relaxed tones than flamed maple.

The F-holes on this Weber River mandolin, serial no. 15504910, 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 River mandolin, serial no. 15504910, 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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