2017 Skip Kelley F-5 Vintage
2017 Skip Kelley F-5 Vintage
Loar Voiced!

Exceptionally strong Kelley F-5, s/n 60, that features: one piece Maple back, gold Evo fret wire, light distressing and built to specs from April 25, 1923 Lloyd Loar F-5.

Specs; Adirondack Spruce top, Big Leaf Maple back and sides, Hard Maple neck in an antique sunburst, hand rubbed stain and satin oil varnish finish, 3-ply side bound body, single ply Rippled Ivoroid bound fretboard and headstock. Flat Ebony fretboard with mother-of-pearl dot inlays and gold EVO fretwire. Also features Red Spruce tone bar bracing, hide glue assembly, "speed" neck and black Mother-of-Pearl headstock inlay. Gold hardware includes engraved James tailpiece and Gotoh tuning gears with aged buttons.

Big, wide open, vintage sound, Dry, woody tone. Extremely powerful mandolin. Monster chop. Tremendous sound, a Hoss.

Pre-owned, distressed model. Offered with rectangular TKL case.

Trades are gladly considered on this fine American made instrument.

Price: $3,749.95