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Recording King RA-998 Metal Resonator Mandolin
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The Recording King Metal Body Mandolin is one of the only mandolin resonators available today and the instrument with the most similar characteristic...Click To Read More About This Product
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Brilliant resonant tones of generations past can be yours again.
The Recording King Metal Body Mandolin is one of the only mandolin resonators available today and the instrument with the most similar characteristics of the pre-war originals. Choose from the nickel-plated bell brass finish, the nickel-plated bell brass finish, with "Lily-of-The-Valley" back engraving, or the champagne matte finish, while they last.
Nickel-plated bell brass finish
This unique Recording King mandolin has a nickel-plated bell brass body, 10" hand-spun Continental cone and a beautiful pearloid headstock overlay.
Nickel-plated bell brass finish, with "Lily-of-The-Valley" back engraving
This Recording King mandolin has power, projection and style. With the Lily-of-the-Valley back engraving, 10" hand-spun Continental cone, and a beautiful pearloid headstock overlay, the resonator mandolin looks and sounds like an antique, custom mandolin.
Champagne matte finish
This unique mandolin has a matte champagne-finish, nickel-plated bell brass body, 10" hand-spun Continental cone, and a beautiful pearloid headstock overlay.
Includes featherweight case.
- Body: nickel-plated bell brass
- Neck: solid maple
- Fretboard: rosewood
- Cone material: hand-spun aluminum
- Cone: Continental, 10"
- Coverplate: roundhole
- Headstock: plated Recording King logo
- Headstock overlay: pearloid
- Tailpiece: bell brass
- Bridge: hard maple
- Position markers: mother-of-pearl dot
- Tuners: nickel-plated
- Includes a featherweight case
- Case sold separately
- Nut width: 1-5/16"
- Scale length: 14-7/8"
- Depth: 2-1/2"
- Lower bout: 12-3/4"
- Body length: 13-3/4"
- Total length: 27-3/4"
Musician's Friend Gold Coverage
Gold Coverage goes above and beyond the manufacturer's warranty to protect your gear from unexpected breakdowns, accidental damage from handling and failures. This plan covers your product for one, two, three or up to five years from your date of purchase, costs just pennies per day and gives you a complete "no-worry" solution for protecting your investment.
Gold Coverage Includes:
- Unexpected and unintentional spills, drops and cracks
- Normal wear and tear
- Power surges
- Dust, internal heat and humidity
Other plan features include:
- For products over $200, No Lemon Policy applies. If it fails for the same defect 3 times, it is replaced on the 4th breakdown. (Does not apply to failures due to drops, spills, and cracks)
- For products under $200 experiencing the above failures, a Musician's Friend gift card will be issued for the full price of the product + tax.
- Shipping fees covered if required for repair or replacement
- Plans are transferable in the event merchandise is sold
- Plans are renewable on new gear
*Limitations and exclusions apply. See terms and conditions (Opens in new window) for program details
Term for New Gear begins on date of purchase but does not replace the store return policy or manufacturer coverage.