Gold Tone GM-A+ Rigal Signature A-Style Acoustic Electric Mandolin w/ Case
Pete Langdell, founder and builder of RigelÂ® Mandolin Company has collaborated with us to offer one of Rigelâ€™s most sought after mandolins, the A+ model. Mr. Langdell provided bracing patterns, pickup locations, wood type, carving specifications and all other details to closely duplicate the original Rigel. Now this very affordable replica will carry on the traditional great tone and playability of Mr. Langdellâ€™s accomplishments and contribution to mandolin construction. Includes a radiused fingerboard and internal mounted piezo pickup.
Neck: Maple w/ Truss Rod
Fingerboard: Compound Radiused Ebony with Cutaway
Top: Carved Graduated Spruce
Back: Solid Maple
Sides: Solid Maple
Fingerboard Inlay: Abalony Dot
Headstock Inlay: Mother of Pearl
Body Binding: Body design is Rigel Patented design licensed exclusively to Gold Tone
Tuners: 4 Inline Open Gear
Tailpiece: Rigel Quick Change
Pickup: Includes Transducer Style with Jack End Pin
Scale: 13 11/16" Weight: 3.5 lbs
Nut Width: 1 1/8" Frets: 22
Total Length: 27 1/2"
When this guitar arrived at the refurbishing center the authorized technician found no issues with the guitar. It has no flaws or repairs noted. Otherwise, It is in like new mint condition played for testing purposes only.
The included hard-shell case may have a few scratches or scuffs but is also in overall excellent condition.
More Info: This is a refurbished instrument. These guitars are sent directly from the manufacturer to the authorized refurbishing center where they are fully inspected and cleared by a certified technician. The guitars are sent there for many reasons, including: Cosmetic flaws, Minor repairs & Discontinued or Last Years Models.
Most of the Instruments that we sell have no flaws or repairs. For any that do, we will describe the flaw or repair in the listing and include a photo if it is visible. Item specifics may very from stock description. "The actual guitar for sale is shown in the photographs"
All of our guitars come with a new standard factory setup, but may require a small amount of adjustments or fine tuning upon arrival to fit the players personal taste or to offset any normal changes that may occur from transit or climate. Accessories and Warranty are not included unless stated otherwise in the description however, we offer a 30 day return on every guitar. The guitars are given a new serial number and the back of the headstock is lightly stamped "used" or "2nd" by the authorized refurbishing center. These guitars are the next best thing to buying new!