RA-998 Recording King Metal Body Resonator Mandolin



  • Nickel-Plated Bell Brass Body
  • Mahogany Neck
  • Diamond Cover Plate
  • 14-7/8" Scale Length
  • 1-5/16" Nut
The metal body Resonator Mandolin is based on a pre-war design, with a nickel-plated bell brass body, 10" hand-spun European Recording King cone and pearloid headstock overlay. Vintage style and a unique tone combine in this revival of a classic.
Available models
Nickel Plated (RA-998)
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The Recording King Metal Body Resonator Mandolin is one of the only mandolin resonators available and with the most similar design to the pre-war originals.

This unique model has a nickel-plated bell brass body, 10" hand-spun European Recording King cone and a beautiful pearloid headstock overlay.

Body:Nickel-Plated Bell Brass
Neck:Mahogany
Fretboard:Padauk
Cone Material:Hand Spun Aluminum
Cone:Recording King, 10"
Coverplate:Diamond
Headstock:Plated Recording King Logo
Headstock Overlay:Pearloid
Tailpiece:Bell Brass
Bridge:Hard Maple
Position Markers:M.O.P. Dot
Tuners:Nickel-Plated
Nut, Width:1-5/16"
Scale Length:14-7/8"
Depth:2.5"
Upper Bout:-
Lower Bout:12.75"
Body Length:13.75"
Total Length:27.75"
Finish:Nickel-Plated Bell Brass Finish

The Recording King Metal Body Resonator Mandolin is one of the only mandolin resonators available and with the most similar design to the pre-war originals.

This unique model has a nickel-plated bell brass body, 10" hand-spun European Recording King cone and a beautiful pearloid headstock overlay.

Body:Nickel-Plated Bell Brass
Neck:Mahogany
Fretboard:Padauk
Cone Material:Hand Spun Aluminum
Cone:Recording King, 10"
Coverplate:Diamond
Headstock:Plated Recording King Logo
Headstock Overlay:Pearloid
Tailpiece:Bell Brass
Bridge:Hard Maple
Position Markers:M.O.P. Dot
Tuners:Nickel-Plated
Nut, Width:1-5/16"
Scale Length:14-7/8"
Depth:2.5"
Upper Bout:-
Lower Bout:12.75"
Body Length:13.75"
Total Length:27.75"
Finish:Nickel-Plated Bell Brass Finish