Kentucky KM-505 Artist A-model Mandolin – Amberburst

MSRP: $795.00

$516.75 $464.95

Refurbished to Factory Specs. Visible cosmetic paint flaws on edges of headstock, please see detail photos attached.

This item is sold as-is, please ask all questions before buying!

  • Solid, carved German spruce top
  • Solid, carved Alpine maple back and sides
  • Slim Alpine maple neck for smooth and easy action
  • Premium radiused ebony fingerboard
  • High-gloss lacquer amberburst finish

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SKU: KM-505-U-2419 Categories: , ,


Back and Side Material Solid Flamed Alpine Maple
Binding Ivoroid
Body Style A-Model
Bridge Material Polished Ebony with Adjustment Wheels
Fingerboard Binding White ABS
Fingerboard Inlay M-O-P Dots
Fingerboard Material Ebony
Finish Amberburst High Gloss
Neck / Body Joint Dovetail
Neck Material One-piece Alpine Maple
Note Accepts Loop-end Strings Only
Number of Frets Clear 15
Number of Frets Total 22
Nut Material Bone
Nut Width 1 1/8 in.
Peghead Inlay Mountain Rose peghead inlay in red pearl, abalone and mother-of-pearl with Kentucky logo in pearl
Peghead Overlay Black ABS
Pickguard Black/White/Black ABS with beveled edge
Plating Gold-plated / Pattern and Logo Stamped
Scale Length 13 7/8 in. (354mm)
Soundhole Shape Traditional F-Hole
Tailpiece 1920s-style Stamped Brass / Press-fit Cover
Top Select Solid German Spruce
Top Purfling Multi-ply W-B-W / Top and Back Inlay
Truss Rod Vintage Single Adjusting
Tuning Machines Standard Gotoh™ 4-on-a-plate / Removable Pearloid Buttons

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