Appalachian Dulcimer which is known commonly as the Mountain Dulcimer is again a folk string musical instrument. It is just a proper way to get to know the mountain dulcimer which is also a form of a lute or most modern form is guitar. Actually all string based instruments with hand carry and sound bases reach up to guitar or violin at the end. It is narrower in shape and the fingerboard. You can pluck any string and a sound will be produced. The wooden base and the strong metallic strings keep these ornaments functional for a long period of time.