Gold Tone AC-1 Composite 5-String Openback Banjo - Left Handed

Proclaimed "Best in Show / MUST Stock" instrument at the 2016 Summer NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) Show in Nashville, Tennessee, the Gold Tone AC-1 sets the bar for an economical, well-made, great-sounding and durable beginner banjo. No other maker on the planet offers so much to the novice banjoist for so little: $229.99 WITH gig bag! Our superior-sounding composite rim mated to a slim, playable neck, produces a banjo that weighs LESS THAN FOUR POUNDS. The AC-1 is the perfect choice for beginners, travel use or for a child's first banjo. Handsome, with its matching black neck, rim, Zero Glide nut and tuner buttons, the AC-1 is professionally set up in Gold Tone's Florida shop and comes with our THREE YEAR transferrable warranty.


    • Neck: Nato
    • Finish: Satin Black
    • Fingerboard: Rosewood
    • Bridge: Intonated, Maple with Ebony Cap
    • Tuners: Covered Guitar-Style
    • Inlay: Dot
    • Truss Rod: Two-Way Adjustable
    • Rim: Composite
    • Tension Hoop: Flat Bar
    • Binding: Black ABS
    • Brackets: 16
    • Buttons: Black Plastic
    • Hardware: Chrome Plated
    • Tailpiece: Adjustable
    • Head: Remo 11" LC Frosted
    • Number of Frets: 22
    • Nut Width: 1-3/16" Bone
    • Scale Length: 26-3/16"
    • Weight: 3.75 lbs.
    • Tuning: GDGBD
    • Strings: .010, .024w, .016, .013, .010
    • Bag: Included
    • Zero Glide Installed: Yes

ConditionBrand New (New)
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  • AC-1 Composite Rim Openback 5-String Banjo
  • Black Composite
  • 2010s

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