Start Early For Mando Christmas Gifts!

I know this is REALLY early but some of the engraved items take about 6 weeks to make, plus inlay customization can take awhile, too. Following are a few ideas for that Mando Player in your life....

Amazing Collection of Instruments

First, this Weber Yellowstone Custom F mandolin left our Montana shop in February of 2005.It is in great condition, has a fantastic voice, and with the recent setup I did, plays like butter. Next,...

Have You Always Wanted an Octave or Mandocello?

**8/25 OUR CREDIT CARD PROCESSOR IS DOWN. If you can't order, please Contact Us. PayPal is still available.We have both in stock right now! First, an 2018 Oregon built Bitterroot A style octave...
Start Early For Mando Christmas Gifts!

Start Early For Mando Christmas Gifts!

I know this is REALLY early but some of the engraved items take about 6 weeks to make, plus inlay customization can take awhile, too. Following are a few ideas for that Mando Player in your life. Customized Truss Rod Covers and Harmonic Suppressors are popular:...

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Amazing Collection of Instruments

Amazing Collection of Instruments

First, this Weber Yellowstone Custom F mandolin left our Montana shop in February of 2005.It is in great condition, has a fantastic voice, and with the recent setup I did, plays like butter. Next, how about this drop dead gorgeous Loar era Gibson A4?  Excellent...

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Have You Always Wanted an Octave or Mandocello?

Have You Always Wanted an Octave or Mandocello?

**8/25 OUR CREDIT CARD PROCESSOR IS DOWN. If you can't order, please Contact Us. PayPal is still available.We have both in stock right now! First, an 2018 Oregon built Bitterroot A style octave mandolin #1847808Plays easy with the shorter scale and has a very nice...

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Ranger Mandolins and Cherries

Ranger Mandolins and Cherries

We are keeping a list of people who would like to be contacted when we begin building Ranger Travel Mandolins again. Unfortunately our move set back building quite a bit longer than we expected. Bruce has been working on instrument repairs, customizations and parts...

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Very Interesting Selection of MAC Instruments

Very Interesting Selection of MAC Instruments

Just in, a very nice 1990 RL Givens A Style Mandolin #525  with only a few small finish dings.Recent work included a plane and re-fret with EVO wire, new nut, and James tailpiece. Also, there's the Montana built Weber 2005 Yellowstone F Mando.Finish is in super...

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Been Looking for an Octave Mandolin?

Been Looking for an Octave Mandolin?

NEW PRICE! In stock now, a 2018 Oregon built Bitterroot A style octave mandolin #1847808Plays easy with the shorter scale and has a very nice relaxed voice. Go here for more information and pics! Why stop at an Octave? Montana built Weber 2005 Yellowstone F...

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Bruce Making Parts Again!

Bruce Making Parts Again!

It's taken awhile but we are now taking orders on Parts: Traditional Bridges, Armrests, Truss Rod Covers, and Harmonic Suppressors. Thanks to all who have patiently waited!! Go to the link above to check out the advantages of all Montana Lutherie Parts. In this post I...

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New Shop Update

New Shop Update

Image shows Bruce consulting with building helper who wants to know if the treats go in that room. But no, it's the spray booth area.Things are moving along now that it's not winter anymore -for the moment anyway. We should be partially in the new shop in a few weeks,...

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Two New MAC Instruments

Two New MAC Instruments

SOLD: Here is a beautiful 1993 Montana built, model 3K.17” scale tuned CGDA.This mola is in perfect condition.  Must have been hanging out in a closet for the last 28 year because it’s in perfect shape.She’s a collector and keeper piece. Eastman MD815/V F style...

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