Earnest Swamp Cat 4-string. $1,300.
Stylish 4-string electric mandolin from Joel Eckhaus of Earnest Instruments in
The Swamp Cat was designed for mandolin wizard Barry Mitterhoff, currently touring with Hot Tuna.
Lightweight swamp ash body with custom seafoam green
finish. Bolt-on maple neck, rosewood fretboard, hardtail bridge with through-body string anchors.
Switchable single-coil pickups. 14.5" scale length; white pickguard and
tone/volume controls. Individual nickel-plated closed-gear tuners.
for more information. Ordered new from Earnest, a 4-string Swamp Cat is $1,550. This one will
cost you $1,300 plus shipping. Gig bag included, or
upgrade to a hardshell case. 48-hour approval period.