The Sohn SX-2 is an asymmetrical 2-point mandolin. The top, back and sides are solid. The plates are hand carved.
The SX-2V includes a French polish over varnish finish.
|Style||2 point||2 point|
|Top||Hand carved spruce top||Hand carved spruce top|
|Back||Solid hand carved quilted maple||Solid hand carved quilted maple|
|Sides||Maple matching back||Maple matching back|
|Neck||Three-piece maple||Three-piece maple|
|Sound Holes||Custom “S” shape||Custom “S” shape|
|Scale||13 7/8||13 7/8|
|Fingerboard||Ebony with abalone / peal V block inlay||Ebony with abalone / peal V block inlay|
|Headstock||Abalone / pearl custom elongated V||Abalone / pearl custom elongated V|
|Hardware||Traditional tailpiece; Golden Era tuners with black knobs; adjustable ebony bridge with nickel thumbwheels||Traditional tailpiece with ebony cap tailpiece cover; Wavery tuners with black knobs; adjustable ebony bridge with nickel thumbwheels|
|Binding||Three layers black / white/ black; fully bound||Three layers black / white/ black; fully bound|
|Finish||Vintage amber; lacquer||Vintage amber; Varnish (2-part oil/french polish)|
|Case||Hard shell||Hard shell|