Bart Reiter Bacophone Plus Model Openback Banjo

The innovative Bart Reiter Bacophone Plus Model openback banjo adds a Whyte Laydie scalloped ring inside the standard Bacon tone ring to add some punch to the sweet Bacon sound. It also features a mahogany neck with an ebony fretboard, and the 3-ply bent maple rim is stained to match the neck.   More Details...

  • Mahogany neck
  • 11" Elite Amber (Renaissance) head
  • Planetary tuning pegs
  • Adjustable truss rod
  • No-Knot tailpiece
  • Ebony fretboard (1-1/4" wide at nut) & ebony peghead overlay
  • Pearl star in peghead
  • Fretboard has pearl dot markers and a scoop above the rim
  • 26 3/16" scale
  • 3-ply bent maple rim stained to match neck
  • Walnut cap on back edge of rim
  • No internal resonator