The Mandocaster 12 is an octave guitar of the 2014 Mandocaster family. Featuring an alder body, this guitar ensures warmer sound and full-bodied sustain. The two coil humbucker on this guitar reduces sound interference drastically. This guitar has a passive pickup. It is fitted with 12 strings. The combination of rosewood fretboard with the maple neck produces sweeter and warmer tones. String tension can be achieved comfortably through the fully adjustable tele-style bridge. The look of the guitar is enhanced with the chrome hardware. Each pair of strings have an adjustable bridge saddle for proper intonation. The 3-way switch offers easy transitioning of different guitar sounds.