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How much does a mandolin cost?

Posted by Michael TheLoarStore at

 How much does a mandolin cost?  There is no clear answer to this question. As many first-time players find out, a mandolin can be shockingly expensive.!  With instruments literally running from $50 to as much as $20,000 (yes 20k!), how is a beginner supposed to know how much to spend?  One of the first things to do is rule out the cheapest and most expensive instruments.  This will leave us with a more realistic price range.  Many players will need to further reduce the price range, to meet a budget.  There is nothing wrong with this and good quality mandolins...

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The Loar LM-220-VS Mandolin

Posted by Michael TheLoarStore at

  The Loar LM 220 mandolin is one of the best deals out there. It's based on classic designs of bygone era. There is a fully carved solid spruce top and solid carved Maple back. The features are not far off from some of the highest quality mandolins. And would we expect any less from The Loar?. High quality Grover tuners come standard. The finish is a thin gloss sunburst. We have a fully bound Rosewood fingerboard with mother-of-pearl inlays and the Scale is 13 29/32”. It has a fully adjustable truss rod. Ivoroid bindings along with 29 fret neck...

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