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Northfield Big Mon w/ Engelmann Top & Wide Nut (#B210329)

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Regular price $4,995 (SOLD)

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Northfield "Big Mon" F-style mandolin with Engelmann spruce top and optional wide nut. 

The Big Mon's body is about 5mm wider at the widest point and a bit deeper in some spots. While it doesn't look a whole lot bigger, it offers a tone that's warmer, louder, and all-around bigger than a standard F-style body.

This mandolin has been customized with a 1-3/16" wide nut. This is 1/16" wider than a stander 1-1/8" nut, a difference of approximately 5%.

For the full story on these amazing mandolins, we recommend checking out the official Northfield Big Mon product page.

Engelmann Top

This Northfield Big Mon has an Engelmann spruce top, which offers a slightly warmer, sweeter tone than the Adirondack models. 

It still has plenty of power and volume, but to our ears it's a bit less bright than Adirondack and would be a great choice for players seeking a somewhat mellower sound.

Specs

  • Engelmann spruce top
  • Flame maple back/sides
  • Radiused ebony fingerboard and ebony bridge
  • Ebony pickguard
  • 1-3/16" wide nut ($200 upcharge)
  • Gotoh tuners
  • Hybrid varnish finish on body
  • Gilchrist/Northfield tailpiece w/ engraved Northfield logo
  • Northfield medium gauge strings (11 - 40)
  • Slate Grey Airloom "Recurve" case
  • Serial B210329

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