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Rogue Mandolin Starter Kit Regular  

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Add a touch of bluegrass to your musical blend with this Rogue mandolin starter kit. The RM-100A mandolin is crafted with an arched spruce top and ma...Read More

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Add a touch of bluegrass to your musical blend with this Rogue mandolin starter kit. The RM-100A mandolin is crafted with an arched spruce top and maple back and sides to deliver clear, sweet, homespun tones. The kit also includes a set of Martin strings, a padded gig bag, and a beautiful Cognac mandolin strap by Planet Waves!

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  • Rogue RM-100A mandolin
  • Set of Martin strings
  • Padded gig bag
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RogueMandolin Starter Kit Regular
 
3.9

(based on 12 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (5)

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    (5)

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    (0)

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    (2)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good tone (7)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Practicing (7)
    • Learning (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Experienced (5), Novice (5)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Rouge Mandolin

    Very impressive for the price. Even the finish was better than expected. Most important it didn't play like a toy, the action was great and easy to play. The tail piece didn't stay...Read complete review

    Very impressive for the price. Even the finish was better than expected. Most important it didn't play like a toy, the action was great and easy to play. The tail piece didn't stay on right but they are taking care of this for me. I love the instrument !

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    Really poor quaility

    I gave it a two rating because it was playable...barely.
    I bought this Mandolin package because I thought it was the exact model I had played that belonged to a friend...Read complete review

    I gave it a two rating because it was playable...barely.
    I bought this Mandolin package because I thought it was the exact model I had played that belonged to a friend of mine. I later found out his was a Harmony...not a Rogue.
    The long and short of it...It would not stay in tune and the cheap wood bridge broke the second day.
    This Mandolin would be great for hanging on a wall or for use as firewood, but as a musical instrument, it fails.
    If you can't afford a lot of money for a mandolin, I would go with an Epiphone.

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    5.0

    Good beginner

    By truck

    from fargo, nd

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good Tone

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Concerts
      • Practicing

      Comments about Rogue Mandolin Starter Kit Regular:

      I used this is in a performance this weekend. It was great; real bright tone and held its tuning. I did almost no setup. So, for the price, this is a 5 star product.

      For a first mando to get your feet wet and even jam and play with a group, this is just fine.

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      5.0

      I would buy this again !!!

      By Mandolin medic

      from North Carolina

      About Me Novice

      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Rogue Mandolin Starter Kit Regular:

          Very nice, clean sound and easy to play

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          5.0

          Very Pleased!

          By Goff13

          from WV

          About Me Novice

          Pros

          • Good Quality
          • Looks good
          • Sounds Good

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Learning
            • Practicing

            Comments about Rogue Mandolin Starter Kit Regular:

            Gave this to my husband as a Christmas gift. The quality of all the items included in the kit were even better than I anticipated.

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            4.0

            great bang for your buck!

            By Mama C

            from Warsaw IN

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            Pros

            • Good Tone
            • Looks good

            Cons

            • Touchy To Tune

            Best Uses

            • Backup
            • Learning
            • Practicing

            Comments about Rogue Mandolin Starter Kit Regular:

            Always wanted to learn this instrument, but without investing a ton of cash. This mandolin is perfect for getting a taste of how it feels. Amazed by the tone from such a low priced instrument. Get one- just because it is fun! You'll be glad you did. ..

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            4.0

            Perfect for beginners

            By brockizm

            from Atlanta, Ga.

            About Me Professional Musician

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            Pros

            • Enexpensive
            • Good Tone

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Beginner

              Comments about Rogue Mandolin Starter Kit Regular:

              I bought this for my son who plays guitar and wants to start exploring mandolin. I was pleasantly surprised at the quality. It plays well and has no fret buzz or other problems found in lesser expensive instruments. It doesn't sound like a Martin, but for the price I don't expect it to.

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              4.0

              Great Starter Mandolin

              By Steveo

              from Beaumont, TX

              About Me Novice

              Pros

              • Good Tone
              • Smells Good
              • Strong
              • Well built

              Cons

              • None

              Best Uses

              • Learning
              • Practicing

              Comments about Rogue Mandolin Starter Kit Regular:

              This is my first mandolin, and I was extremely please with how well it plays and how nice the action is on it. I have big hands, so I worried I would have trouble chording, but that really doesn't seem to be an issue. Also the bundle it came in has an extra set of strings and a soft gig bag, which I am also very please about.

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              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great package

              By Drew

              from Flower Town

              About Me Experienced

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              Pros

              • Good Tone

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Rogue Mandolin Starter Kit Regular:

                  I've had a great experience with this mandolin. Once it was set up properly, it plays beautifully and sounds good. I have recorded with this and got excellent results. Stays in tune and a great tone.

                  This package I think is the way to go. All things I would have bought anyway. Strings and strap are top quality. Gig bag is really well padded. I thought the other package was silly but this one is perfect.

                  So I would get this again, and I would get it in this same package!

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                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  good product

                  By plucker

                  from claremont nc

                  About Me Novice

                  Pros

                  • As Expected Good Value

                  Cons

                  • None

                  Best Uses

                  • Learning
                  • Practicing

                  Comments about Rogue Mandolin Starter Kit Regular:

                  perfect for entry level or for traveling

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                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Rouge Mandolin

                  By Sigh

                  from Florida

                  About Me Experienced

                  Pros

                  • Good Tone

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Backup
                    • Concerts
                    • Practicing

                    Comments about Rogue Mandolin Starter Kit Regular:

                    Very impressive for the price. Even the finish was better than expected. Most important it didn't play like a toy, the action was great and easy to play. The tail piece didn't stay on right but they are taking care of this for me. I love the instrument !

                    Comment on this review

                    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    1.0

                    Instruments are like shoes

                    By Opps430

                    from Colorado

                    About Me Novice

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Looks Pretty

                    Cons

                    • Not Consistent
                    • Poor Tone Quality
                    • Tin Ear Junk

                    Best Uses

                    • Starting Fires

                    Comments about Rogue Mandolin Starter Kit Regular:

                    MF is a great company and are easy to work with but I have a problem with Rogue instruments. I purchased this Rogue mandolin starter kit as a beginner and then wanted to upgrade as I progressed. This mandolin looked beautiful along with the gig bag but was impossible to tune. After spending more to have a luthier tune it, the mandolin still wouldn't stay in tune. Then spent more to ship it back to MF. It was a expensive lesson, so the moral of the story is....instruments are like a pair of shoes....you should try them on first. I realize you get what you pay for but this particular Rogue mandolin wouldn't make good firewood.

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