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Gold Tone OB-250LW Light Weight 5-String Banjo With Case

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Looking to lose about 4 pounds without going on a diet?  Well now you can, all while having a banjo that produces great bluegrass tone and drive!

This Orange Blossom model, rather than employing a brass tone ring, features a "tone rim" which is similar to a wooden tonering as seen in some much more expensive banjos.  The high-quality multi-ply maple rim is machined into the shape of a flat head tone ring, but its all-wood design shaves a few pounds off your OB-250.  So if you struggle with neck or shoulder fatigue during those long parking lot jams, THIS is your banjo.  All other OB-250 features are here, including curly maple binding on the maple neck and resonator, GT-Master planetary tuners, hearts & flowers inlay, one-piece curly maple veneer on the resonator, a gorgeous new tobacco-brown finish.  

Includes Professional Setup, 5th String Spike Installation, Hardshell Case, Lifetime Warranty, and Free Shipping!

  • Neck: Maple
  • Finish: Vintage Brown
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Bridge: Maple with Ebony Cap
  • Tuners: GT Master Planets
  • Inlay: Hearts & Flowers
  • Truss Rod: Two-Way Adjustable
  • Tone Ring: Tone Rim
  • Rim: 3-Ply Canadian Rock Maple Tone Rim
  • Tension Hoop: Notched Brass
  • Flange: One Piece Die Cast Zinc
  • Binding: Wood
  • Brackets: 24
  • Buttons: C-Style
  • Hardware: Chrome Plated
  • Pickups: Optional (special order)
  • Tailpiece: 5-String Straightline
  • Resonator: 14" Flamed Maple
  • Armrest: Gold Tone Engraved
  • Head: 11" HC Frosted
  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Nut Width: 1-3/16" Bone
  • Scale Length: 26-3/16"
  • Weight: 9.9 lbs.
  • Tuning: GDGBD
  • Strings: .011, .024w, .016, .013, .011
  • Hard Case: Included
  • Left-Handed Available: Yes

If you've got questions, shoot us a message or give us a call at 833-BANJOBEN (833-226-5623).