Enlarged slightly from the standard F5 style and tuned for a very responsive and rich sound, this design has been featured on many albums by premier players and toured with substantially the world over. Inspired by the innovators and pioneers of acoustic music in the United States, the “Big Mon” design is a tribute to those intent on pushing boundaries while maintaining traditions.
We inspect each and every instrument we ship out for maximum playability. We adjust the action and adjust intonation when needed. If you would like a specific adjustment, just add it to your order notes and we would be happy to adjust to your liking.
Serial Number: B230533
Engelmann Spruce Top
Tiger Flamed Maple Back & Sides
Ebony fingerboard, pick guard, and bridge
Varnish Hybrid Finish
Icelandic Brown Color
13-7/8″ Scale length
1-3/16″ Custom wide nut width
Grained ivoroid multi-ply bound body.
Bound fingerboard, pick guard and peghead
Northfield Modern Setup
Gotoh tuners with removable black buttons
Violin Varnish Neck
Gilchrist / Northfield Tailpiece
Slate Grey Airloom “Recurve” Case included
Important information if shipping outside of the USA:
Please note: To help insure the future availability of certain materials used in the construction of this instrument, additional fees and/or documentation may be required when shipping this item outside of the USA. This is due to the CITES treaty, which regulates international trade of certain materials like rosewood, abalone, and pearl. If you purchase this item to be shipped outside of the USA, we’ll determine whether the regulations apply to your order, and will contact you with more information if necessary