15-July-2019.  Purchased a Hydemade round retro resophonic 4 string acoustic electric mandolin.  So excited to make the commitment to learn how to play the mandolin.

UNIQUE NATIONAL STYLE 4 STRING SHOW MANDOLIN / LUTHIER CONSTRUCTED WITH 9 1/2″ BEARD CONE FEATURING HAMMERED ALUMINUM BACK FROM REPURPOSED SALVAGED ROADSIGN & STYLED FORMED COVERPLATE ALSO REPURPOSED REFLECTIVE ROADSIGN / MAPLE NECK WITH NEW DELUXE TUNERS / NEW PADDED GIG BAG / TWO PICKUPS … MELLOW CLEAN JAZZ & JJB PEZIO FOR RAW RINGING HARMONIC UNIQUE ACOUSTIC FEEDBACK FRIENDLY SOUND TO TORTURE YOUR FANS WITH THE HELP OF YOUR MEGA WATT AMP / THE ROUND BODY IS UNFINISHED MAPLE PLY DRUMSHELL RING TO BE DECORATED WITH YOUR UNIQUE ARTISTIC TALENTS

Photo below are from Ron Hyde, luthier ( store on reverb.com )

2018 - HydeMade Resonator 4-string mandolin

2018 – HydeMade Resonator 4-string mandolin

RESOURCES & TIPS

Online Mandolin Tuner

http://www.get-tuned.com/html5-mandolin-tuner.php

(YouTube) – Mike Marshall – Tips on Playing the Mandolin