Kentucky KM-550 Mandolin



The KM-550 is a brand new upgraded version of the popular KM-505 model (better woods, more extensive graduation).


  • Solid, hand-carved and graduated select spruce top
  • Solid, hand-carved select flamed maple back and sides
  • One piece maple neck with dovetail neck/body joint at 15th fret
  • Nitro-cellulose finish
  • Radiused ebony fingerboard with M.O.P. dot position markers and modern extension over the body
  • Bound neck
  • Vintage-style ebony bridge with small adjustment wheels
  • Traditional 2-screw truss rod cover plate.
  • Bone nut
  • Highly polished nickel silver frets
  • Gold-plated tailpiece with leather insert
  • High-quality, gold-plated tuners with engraved plate and removable buttons
  • Fully Setup in the Folkmusician Shop (extensive, including fret and bridge work)

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