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Veillette Guitars

This thing sings like an orchestra of mandolins with an attitude! You really have to experience playing it to fully appreciate it. Easy to play with a comfortable neck and low action and a tone that will make you want to try just about every song you know. Renowned Luthier Joe Veillette has knocked it out of the park with this one – every guitar player should have one!

  • 12 string hollow body in all solid mahogany with high gloss
  • 18.5 scale length, Tuned D to D
  • Under saddle piezo pickup, volume and tone control in sound hole
  • Bright brilliant tone that plays like a guitar
  • Custom soft sided case included

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HG&R Price: $1170.00 + tax


Individually hand-crafted using time-honored methods & premium hand-carved solid tonewoods with solid Spruce Top, solid Maple back & sides. Ebony fingerboard & adjustable ebony bridge. F-style body with F-holes for warm, ringing tones & excellent sound projection.

  • All solid wood hand carved F style mandolin - Spruce top, maple back and sides, Ivoroid binding, Gloss finish
  • Maple neck with 12" radius Ebony fingerboard, 1-3/32 bone nut, 23 Jescar FW3705 frets
  • 13-7/8" scale length, single action truss rod, Fitted Adjustable Ebony 1-5/8" spacing bridge
  • Chrome tuners, Ebony head plate cap
  • Feather-lite case
  • Excellent condition

HG&R Price: $925.00 + tax