The Loar Mandolin LM-700

The Loar

LM-700-VS

In Stock

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Item Includes:

 

 

  • LM-700-VS Mandolin
  • The Loar Mandolin Case
  • Mandolin Setup


    You have heard the hype, and this mandolin lives up to it. All solid, hand carved, nitro finish. Just a great mando.




The LM-700 is a tribute to classic design techniques. From the hand-carved, hand graduated AAA spruce top and AAA Flamed Maple back and sides to the abalone/mother-of-pearl headstock inlay, these mandolins were built to represent Golden Age craftsmanship updated for the modern era.

Carved and assembled in the Loar Hand Carved Design Workshop, then hand-rubbed with nitrocellulose lacquer for clean warm tone and powerful projection, these mandolins deliver professional-level sound and playability.

The LM-700 is assembled with a one-piece maple neck and bound ebony fretboard, ebony bridge and vintage-style Gotoh tuners. The bone nut and ebony bridge allow for the singing sustain and sharp “chop” that professional players look for in a high-quality mandolin.

 

SPECIFICATIONS & FEATURES

MODEL: LM-700-VS
TOP: SOLID HAND-CARVED, HAND-GRADUATED AAA SPRUCE
BACK & SIDES SOLID HAND-CARVED, HAND-GRADUATED AAA FLAMED MAPLE BACK, SOLID FLAMED MAPLE SIDES
NECK: ONE-PIECE MAPLE WITH ROUNDED V-PROFILE
FRETBOARD: BOUND EBONY
HEADSTOCK INLAY: ABALONE/M.O.P. CUSTOM FERN
FINISH TYPE: HAND-BUFFED NITROCELLULOSE
FINISH OPTIONS: VINTAGE SUNBURST
TUNING MACHINES: GOTOH
SCALE LENGTH: 13-29/32"
TRUSS ROD: ADJUSTABLE
FRETS: 29
BINDING: IVORY AND BLACK/WHITE PURFLING
BRIDGE: COMPENSATED ADJUSTABLE EBONY
UPPER BOUT: 6-3/4"
LOWER BOUT: 10"
NUT, WIDTH: BONE, 1-1/8"
DEPTH: 2-1/2"
BODY LENGTH: 12-3/4"
TOTAL LENGTH: 27-1/4"
PICKUP: AVAILABLE WITH FISHMAN NASHVILLE PICKUP

 

 

Mandolin Setup

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Mandolin Setup  (performed by Folkmusician)

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