Gilchrist - Model 5

Build Year: 1997
Serial: 97371

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Sunburst F5 with flowerpot inlay.

Red Spruce Soundbard with tone bars
Sugar maple back sides & neck
2 piece back
Flat ebony fingerboard w/24 frets
Spirit varnish w/hand stained sunburst
Pearl logo w/ flowerpot inlay
Ivoroid binding w/black/white purfling
Hand engraved hinge tailpiece
Silver plated hardware
Screw-on pickguard fastener
Waverly tuners w/pearl buttons
Scale length 13.9"



This instrument ships with
D'Addario EXP74 Coated Phosphor Bronze Mandolin Strings
Medium, 11-40
11-15-26-40
Another good choice
D'Addario EJ74 Phosphor Bronze Mandolin Strings
Medium, 11-40
11-15-26-40

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Stephen Gilchrist is building some of the finest mandolins in his Lake Gnotuk, Austrialia studio.

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