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The long awaited oval holes have become a reality with the MT2 O. As our fully appointed oval hole A-model, the MT2 O includes a high-gloss lacquer finish and full bindings. Built with select Red spruce and eastern maples, these mandolins produce a rich and vibrant tone that is well-suited for celtic, old-time, classical and jazz styles.

Standard Features Include:

  • Select Adirondack spruce top
  • Premium figured maple back, sides and neck
  • X-bracing
  • Grained ivoroid top/back/neck & peghead binding
  • Grained ivoroid rosette and bound soundhole
  • Black/white purflings
  • Full high-gloss nitrocellulose lacquer finish
  • Bound "Haircut" headstock
  • 13 Degree headstock angle
  • Ebony peghead overlay w/Collings logo and flourish inlay
  • Ebony fingerboard
  • Mortise and tenon neck joint
  • 22-frets, neck joins the body at the 13th fret
  • V shaped neck profile with 1 9/16" string spacing
  • 7"-11 5/8" Compound fingerboard radius
  • 1 3/16" Bone nut
  • 13 7/8" Scale length
  • Medium 18% nickel-silver fretwire
  • Mother of pearl dot fingerboard inlays
  • Fully adjustable truss rod
  • Custom adjustable floating ebony bridge
  • Collings original one-piece nickel or gold tailpiece
  • Nickel or gold tuners with black or pearl buttons
  • Recommended string gauge - D'Addario J-74 (.011"-.040")
  • Collings deluxe hardshell case by TKL

Top Options:

  • Engelmann Spruce
  • Adirondack Spruce (standard)

Design Options:

Finish Options:


Honey Amber Finish


more custom mandolin options

Jesse Cobb - Andy Falco - Kym Warner - "Angeline the Baker"

Kym Warner (MF5 O V), Jesse Cobb (MT2 O V), and Andy Falco (D1 A) with their version of "Angeline the Baker."

Kym Warner - MT2 O V Honey Amber

Kym Warner of The Greencards plays a Collings MT2 O V mandolin in honey amber finish.

Dimensions

  • Body Length: 12 7/8"
  • Body Depth at Side: 1 13/16"
  • Lower Bout Width: 9 15/16"
  • Total Length: 27 7/16"
  • Scale Length: 13 7/8"
  • Standard Nut Width: 1 3/16"

Strings

  • Factory Strings: D' Addario J-74 (.011"-.040")
  • Recommended Gauges:
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