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Eastman MD515/v Antique Varnish F Style Mandolin with Case

  • £1,239.00

Vintage but New! A delight for the eyes and ears! The Eastman 515/v Antique Varnish features a solid hand-carved spruce top for outstanding volume and tone. Features include solid hand-carved maple back & sides, ebony fretboard & bridge, bone nut, front bound body and fretboard. The MD515/v features 6 stage ageing process including french polishing to make you mandolin look, feel and sound like a real vintage instrument. Supplied in Deluxe hard case. See below for details and specifications
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Description

Buy your Eastman MD515/v Antique Varnish F Style Mandolin with Case from Eagle Music Shop and receive our premier workshop setup at no extra cost.

The Eastman 515/v 'Antique Varnish' Mandolin 

Individually hand-crafted using time-honoured methods and premium hand-carved solid tonewoods. Solid carved spruce top, solid maple back & sides. Ebony fingerboard and adjustable ebony bridge with F-style body with F-holes for warm, ringing tones and excellent sound projection. The beautiful traditional antique varnish finish puts the 'icing on the cake' with this incredible much sought after 5-series mandolin.

The mandolin of choice for traditional bluegrass and country players, Eastman F-Style Mandolins are lovingly handcrafted with premium tonewoods and time-honored traditional methods.

Each hand built Eastman instrument is designed and constructed to provide the most demanding musician with excellent playability, superior tone and volume and unfailing reliability through excellent design.

Specifications

  • Neck Material:Maple
  • Fingerboard:Ebony
  • Fingerboard Radius:12"
  • Nut:Bone 1 3/32"
  • Fretwire:23 Jescar FW37053
  • Scale Length:13 7/8"
  • Body Style:F-Style w/ F-Holes
  • Body Dimensions:26 11/16" x 10" x 1 7/8"
  • Body Top:Solid Spruce
  • Body Back/Sides:Solid Maple
  • Truss Rod:Single Acting
  • Binding:Top
  • Binding Material:Ivoroid
  • Logo:Pearl Headstock
  • Inlay:Pearl Dots
  • Side Dot Color:Black
  • Body Finish:Varnish
  • Neck/Headstock Finish:None
  • Hardware Color:Chrome
  • Tailpiece:Eastman Cast Aluminum Tailpiece
  • Bridge:Adjustable Compensated Ebony Bridge
  • String Spacing:1 5/8"
  • Nut Height:.018"
  • Pickups:Optional K&K Duotone
  • Tuners:Pingwell RM-1583N-26A
  • Strap Peg:Ebony
  • Strings:D'Addario J74
  • Action Height:0.060"/0.050"
  • Case:Hardshell Case

Case: Fitted case included in price

Warranty: Eastman lifetime Warranty against materials and workmanship

 

 

 

Specification

Category Mandolin
Instrument Body Shape F Style
Instrument Body Type All Solid
Type of Music Bluegrass, Country, Irish
Factory Fitted Pickup No
Supplied with Case/Gig Bag Deluxe Hard Case
Delivery & Returns

  Royal Mail announce changes to Special Delivery and Customer Service Points.
In light of the recent advice given by the government regarding COVID-19, please be aware of the following announcement from Royal Mail advising of changes to their services.

Special Deliveries.

Due to increased absence levels, we’ve reviewed our timed guarantees for Special Delivery Guaranteed by 9am and 1pm services and will make the following changes.

For items posted from Tuesday 31 March 2020 onwards, our guarantee delivery for Special Delivery Guaranteed by 9.00am the next working day will change to by 12.00pm the next working day*. Our guaranteed delivery for Special Delivery Guaranteed by 1.00pm will change to by 9.00pm the next working day*.

We will endeavor to ensure that orders are speedily processed and despatched the same day if at all possible.

Ordered items requiring setting up in the workshop will be despatched within 1-2 days using DPD Local Next Day Delivery (next day being the day after it leaves Eagle Music Shop). On the day of delivery you will receive a text message with your hours delivery time slot

You will be informed immediately if there is a problem with any part of your order or if any item is 'out of stock'.

NB : Orders processed on a Saturday but will not leave us until the Monday as Royal Mail and DPD Local do not collect from us at the Weekend.


You can read our full deliveries policy here.

Should you not be entirely happy with your purchase, or you have ordered an incorrect item, Eagle Music is happy to refund your purchase (excluding postage) within 28 days providing the goods are in a fully resaleable condition (including the original undamaged packaging) and not featured within the Exclusion Policy. (Exclusions apply to selected products).

Please note the following exclusions:

DVD's and CD's cannot be returned unless they are faulty

Banjo heads cannot be returned once you have tried to fit them to your banjo

Harmonica's have a 7 day guarantee and can be returned within this time if they are found to be faulty

Goods must be returned to Eagle Music together with a covering letter and contact details so that the matter can be dealt with efficiently and promptly.

You can read our full returns policy here.

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