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Rocky Top Composite Back 6 String Banjo

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Overview

Nicely made six-string banjo.

This 6-string banjo is an ideal addition to a guitar player's collection. It is tuned just like a guitar and doesn't have the short top string. You can play lead figures and make chord shapes just as you ordinarily would on a guitar, but get a bright, ringing banjo tone. It is a great instrument to work out some right-hand banjo patterns while getting instant gratification. Get banjo sensibility on some tunes without slaving over proper banjo fretboard technique. As far as the instrument itself, its construction and playability are remarkable at the price. It is a fantastic-playing banjo that gives someone starting out a good quality instrument; pros and more experienced players will appreciate the playability, as well as having another tone in the toolbox. Vibrant and alive, this Hoedown banjo delivers excellent tone and playability.

Features

  • Good tone and playability
  • Plays like a 6-string guitar
  • Mahogany neck
  • Maple bridge
  • Satin finish

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Specs

Rocky Top Composite Back 6 String Banjo Specifications:

  • Brackets: 16
  • Resonator: Composite - (Mahogany Design)
  • Rim - Composite - (Mahogany Design)
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Fingerboard: Blackwood (Various Eboninzed Tonewoods)
  • Bridge: 5/8" Maple
  • Flange: Composite
  • Head: Remo Weather King - Low Crown 11"
  • Tone Ring: None
  • Tension Hoop: Grooved - 18 Bracket
  • Coordinator Rod: Single
  • Hardware: Chrome Plated
  • Tailpiece: Adjustable Clam Shell
  • Nut: Plastic 1 3/6"
  • Fret Markers: Iveroid Dot Inlay
  • Peghead: American Flag Design
  • Tuners: Open Geared 14:1 Ratio (headstock) - Geared (5th Peg)
  • Binding: Single Ply Cream
  • Scale Length: 26.5"
  • Armrest: None
  • Finish: Satin (Mahogany Stained or Molded)
  • Warranty: 10 Years
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