The Loar Honey Creek F Body Mandolin LM-310F-BRB
A thin V profile neck and a hand-carved spruce top make this a great sounding, yet affordable, F body mandolin. The boys at Backstage dig getting the most bang for the buck, and mandolins from The Loar certainly fill the bill there.
The photos here are of the actual mandolin you'll be getting. These are NOT stock photos.
Here are the specs on this darlin' as laid out by The Loar:
Model: LM-310F Honey Creek F-Style
Top: Solid Hand-Carved Spruce Top
Back & Sides: Maple Back, Maple Sides
Neck: Maple w/Rounded "V" Profile
Headstock Inlay: None
Finish Type: Satin
Finish Options: Satin Brownburst
Tuning Machines: Grover
Scale Length: 13-29/32"
Truss Rod: Two-way adjustable
Bridge: ebony, adjustableBackstage Music, StarkvilleTghe
Upper Bout: 6-3/4"Backstage Music, Starkvilleth
Lower Bout: 10"
Nut, Width: Bone, 1-1/8"
Body Length: 12-3/4"
Total Length: 27-1/4"