OME North Star 11" Open Back Banjo w/ Radiused Fingerboard

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This North Star 11" open back banjo features a walnut neck, walnut rim, and a custom radiused fingerboard.

Ome's Description

The NORTH STAR features the OME Vintage brass tone ring fitted to our 11”, 2-ply solid walnut rim to produce our clearest, brightest Old-time banjo tone. Classic abalone and MOP shell inlays in the peghead, fingerboard, and heel cap, make the North Star an exceptional instrument.

  • Black Walnut
  • 25.5” scale and 1.34” nut width
  • 17-fret Ebony fingerboard with S-scoop
  • Two-way adjustable truss rod
  • Mother-of-Pearl & Abalone inlays
  • Victorian peghead with Ebony overlay
  • Boat-shaped Ebony-capped heel
  • Inlaid front and side position markers
  • Hand-filed and shaped hardened nickel-silver frets and bone string nut
  • Capo spikes at 7th and 9th frets
  • OME 4:1 planetary tuners with amber acrylic knobs
  • Tung-oil varnish finish – optional hand-stained and satin finished Maple
  • 11” multi-ply walnut rim
  • OME machined brass tone ring – optional 12″ rolled brass 5/16″ tone ring
  • Ebonite-capped and simulated Tortoise-bound rim
  • 24 rim brackets and heavy notched tension hoop
  • Renaissance head and Sweetone tailpiece
  • Wood rim-rod and Sosebee bridge
  • Varnish finished or hand-stained satin finished; aged brass OME hardware
  • Deluxe hard-shell case and Limited Lifetime Warranty
  • OME armrest

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