Washburn Americana M3SWE Mandolin, Transparent Wine Red, W/CaseWashburn
With humble beginnings in Chicago that date back to the 1880s, Washburn is an American institution in musical instrument manufacturing. From guitars to mandolins, banjos, ukuleles, and more, Washburn has long been a recognized and cherished brand among musicians. Many of the biggest names in folk, blues, and rock 'n' roll have played these well-crafted, quality instruments. Washburn combines quality construction with premium materials to deliver an instrument that's ready to perform on any stage.
Plugged or unplugged, the Washburn M3SWETWRK Mandolin is a world-class performer. Its punchy traditional-sounding tone is perfect for any style of music. This F-style mandolin features a solid spruce top and book-matched solid maple back and sides, supplying you with a bright sound and projection that's second-to-none. And when its time to hit the stage, an onboard piezo pickup and active electronics provide top-shelf amplified tone. The M3SWETWRK's easy playability and well-rounded sonic character make it a shoo-in for bluegrass, country, Celtic, and rock alike. Even traditionalists will appreciate the natural-sounding tone and acoustic projection of the M3SWETWRK Mandolin.
Condition: The mandolin had no visible repairs done to it. There are two very small white specs in the finish on the front of the mandolin. One spec is 2" below the left side of the bridge and the second spec is on the left side of the tail piece. Otherwise, the mandolin looks mint and plays great The action is perfect for the experienced player. Neck is straight and the mandolin plays great with this set-up! All electronics are in perfect working order. Back of the headstock is stamped "used" and original serial # has been replaced with a new one.
- Classic mandolin tones that are perfect for all styles of music
- F-style mandolin with F-holes
- Carved solid spruce top for projection and bright tone
- Book-matched solid maple back and sides for extra volume and presence
- Rosewood fretboard and bridge
- Piezo pickup and active electronics with Bass, Treble, and Volume controls
- Hard shell case included