Folkcraft Custom Series Dulcimer, Baritone, Black Walnut Body, Butternut Top, Serial Number 20161620

Item number 20161620, Regular price $1,405.00

Walnut body, butternut top, ebony fingerboard veneer. 27" VSL. Set up as a baritone dulcimer (AEA tuning). 


Instrument Specifications

Head type: contemporary flat head
Fingerboard width: 1 3/8"
Scale length: 27"
Tone holes: Classic Heart

Dimensions
     Overall: 37 1/2" x 7 3/4" x 3 1/4"
     Body: 30" x 7 3/4" x 2 1/2"
Woods
     Back, sides, fretboard, head: Honduras mahogany
     Top: butternut
     Fingerboard veneer: Gabon ebony
Hardware
     Tuning machines: enclosed gear, gold finish
     Nut and bridge stock: Micarta
     Fret dots: mother of pearl
Other Options
     Body finish: lacquer
     Fingerboard finish: wax
     Fret configuration: standard (additional at  6 1/2 and 13 1/2)
     6 mm dots: fret 3, fret 10
     4 mm dots: fret 7 (double), fret 14 (double)
Included extras
     Strap buttons
     Deluxe rigid case with shoulder straps

Why should you choose a Folkcraft mountain dulcimer? Sound quality, appearance, and durability. We've been handcrafting mountain dulcimers since 1968, and many of the world's finest players, both amateur and professional, choose our dulcimers. Click here to see our roster of endorsing artists. You may also enjoy following the links provided to see each of them performing (with their Folkcraft dulcimers) on YouTube.

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When people think of heirloom-quality instruments, they think of Folkcraft.

Here's why: Folkcraft instruments are handmade in the United States of America, not in a cheap overseas factory. Our instruments are hand crafted one at a time, not on an assembly line. Our instruments are made of solid woods, not out of plywood.
dulcimer wall at folkcraft instrumentsFolkcraft instruments are made with pride and tradition, using the same methods as our founders used in 1968. Folkcraft Instruments is a family business, with a father/son team putting their skill and experience into every instrument they create.

“Handmade in the USA since 1968.” It's not only a slogan, but your assurance that you are playing the best folk instruments ever made. People choose Folkcraft for our deep-rooted tradition in quality, pure acoustic tone, and the simple joy that is brought from playing the instrument.

We put our heart and soul into every instrument we make – a technique that began nearly 50 years ago and is proudly maintained today. Go ahead and play one. We think you'll find your own heart and soul going into the music you create on a Folkcraft.

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