Owner / Luthier, Jonathan McClanahan
Address - McClanahan Mandolins
2499 Center Point Rd.
Warranty origination date ________________
McClanahan Mandolin / Model __________________ Serial # ________
The above McClanahan Mandolin is warranted with a "Lifetime / Duration of ownership" warranty the "original purchaser"
and only to, the "original purchaser" as long as he or she is still living and/or owns the instrument. This warranty is non transferrable. In the event this instrument is sold, traded then re-acquired by the original purchaser, given as a gift, passed down to a family member or friend etc... this warranty will be rendered void. The above McClanahan mandolin must remain in its complete original condition for the warranty to remain valid. This warranty does not cover any self modifications, self repairs, or repairs made by another Luthier, accidents of any kind, adverse weather conditions such as: floods, storms, wind, rain, heat, cold, or the like of.
This McClanahan mandolin is warranted to be free from structural defects in relation to it's construction. During the building process and at completion, digital photos are taken of all internal and external components of the instrument such as: joints, neck, top, back, head stock, rims etc... to verify it's structural integrity. This mandolin will undergo a strength and flexibility test to ensure maximum durability and vibration.
If the above mandolin has been “antiqued" by the Luthier Jonathan McClanahan, the antiqing will have no bearing on the decision of the validity of the warranty claim. Reason being, the "antiquing" of this mandolin is only cosmetic and has “no” affect on the structural integrity of the instrument whatsoever.
In the event a warranty claim has been submitted, this mandolin will undergo an evaluation to determine if the warranty claim is by fault of the Luthier, or, a result of negligence on behalf of the original purchaser. This also includes but not limited to, the negligence of someone that the original purchaser loaned it to. If a warranty claim is deemed valid, all repairs will be done 100% free of charge. All repairs must be performed by the Luthier Jonathan McClanahan for the warranty to remain valid.
NOTE : High end instruments have a certain level of fragility to them. It is imperative that the above McClanahan mandolin is to "never" be subject to weather conditions that would compromise it's structural integrity, as this will void the warranty of the above McClanahan Mandolin.