The bad points: the mandolin was apparently repackaged judging by the white sheath over the instrument. Excludes: US Protectorates, APO/FPO, Alaska/Hawaii, Middle East, Puerto Rico, PO Box, Angola, Cameroon, Cayman Islands, French Polynesia, Libya, Mongolia, Suriname, Guyana, Panama, Mauritius, Brunei Darussalam, Chad, Madagascar, New Caledonia, Bahamas, Bermuda, Iran, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Western Sahara, Bolivia, Laos, Congo, Republic of the, Seychelles, Sudan, Guadeloupe, Venezuela, Somalia, Burma, Cuba, Republic of, Reunion, Yemen, Barbados, Belize, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Central African Republic, Martinique, Dominica, Niger, French Guiana, Saint Pierre and Miquelon. This mandolin was strung backwards, for a left handed player, and has pink marks along the neck for the left handed player. It sounds wonderful, plays well, and has helped me start learning the mandolin. The pickup was unbalanced. This instrument is made with the classic A-style body with an all-mahogany design. Earn up to 5x points when you use your eBay Mastercard. I played the viola years ago and wanted to learn a new instrument so chose a mandolin since I love bluegrass music and it also has 4 strings (actually 8 but 2 strings together) same as the viola. Reviewed in the United States on February 29, 2020. it looks nice and plays nice and the tuners seem smooth and accurate. So it's going back, and I am contemplating whether to buy it again. Select PayPal Credit at checkout to have the option to pay over time. Will usually ship within 2 business days of receiving cleared payment. Lightweight Pedalboard 19.8″ x 11.5″ with Carry Bag, Guitar Pedal Cable $ 64.99 Add to cart And after playing stringed instruments for over 40 years, and never touching a mandolin, I decided to purchase this package (mandolin, case, tuner, extra strings, etc.). It failed miserably. It also comes with a nice sturdy case, picks, a strap and extra strings. I had to lap the bridge to get the action lower. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. It plays extremely well, and the neck action (which I am very partial to on any stringed instrument) is perfect without further adjustment. applicable). and tried adjusting the Tone control on the instrument itself ... but it only made the tinny sound louder and more irritating! Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. 8 strings traditional a style mandolin in glossy red sunburst finish can be suitable for all styles of music. I'm so glad I chose this mandolin! Obviously it had been returned by a previous buyer and repackaged but repacked sloppily. Any international shipping is paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. International shipping and import charges paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. Any international shipping and import charges are paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. International shipping paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. 30 day returns. You could probably spend $50 on the accessories alone, though you'd get better equipment. A clip on tuner, strings, strap, gig bag, some picks (not really worth using, too flexible for mandolin). I played the viola years ago and wanted to learn a new instrument so chose a mandolin since I love bluegrass music and it also has 4 strings (actually 8 but 2 strings together) same as the viola. Copyright © 1995-2020 eBay Inc. All Rights Reserved. As soon as I received it I was able to tune it with the electronic tuner that was included. Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag. Reviewed in the United States on March 17, 2020. This item will be shipped through the Global Shipping Program and includes international tracking. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, Reviewed in the United States on February 28, 2019, Reviewed in the United States on January 27, 2020. Real good starter for the price! I was so disappointed to get a used instrument after I paid for a new one, and not to even get a full set of strings. View cart for details. If the mandolin worked well with the amplifier, I would have given it perhaps four stars (sounds a little tinny), but it failed the amplifier test. When Donner was developing their A Style Mandolin, it’s clear that they … Oooh I love this Vangoa A style mandolin! The two low strings (G and D) sounded weak and the two higher strings (A and E) were much louder.
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