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89 reviews in the archive.
Where Purchased: Cotten Music, Nashville, TN
Year Purchased: 2013
Price Paid: 2,595+Tax ($US)
Unbelievable Volume and Tone from this Mandolin, with a Tone Guard even more so.
Sound Rating: 10
Very good set up.
Setup Rating: 9
Great Classic Tobacco Sunburst F Style look. Just what I was looking for.
Appearance Rating: 10
Hardware and finish are great.
Reliability Rating: 9
Kim Sherman at Cotten Music in Nashville is Awesome.
Customer Service: 10
I am very happy with this mandolin! Great Value.
Components Rating: 10
I have played a lot of mandolins and I like this Northfield Mandolin more than some of the upper-end Weber's, Gibson's and Colling's I've played. If you're looking for a new mandolin, you should test-drive a Northfield before making your decision, and if you're in Nashville, the folks down at Cotten Music Center (615) 383-8947 are the people to call.
Overall Rating: 10
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