Ome Wizard 12" Openback Banjo & Case, Curly Maple

$2,770
sku: WIZARD-CMPL
An impressive openback banjo, this OME Wizard features a 2-ply stained maple Tone Rim with no metal tone ring. The stained curly maple neck has an ebony fretboard with an S-shaped scoop for easier over-the-neck playing. Other appointments include aged brass hardware, aged nickel planetary tuners, an Ome Sweetone tailpiece and a wooden armrest. All OME banjo’s are built in their small 3 craftsperson shop using sustainably harvested woods.   More Details...

NECK:
  • Curly Maple neck 
  • 25.5 scale and 1.34 nut width
  • 17 fret Ebony fingerboard with S-scoop
  • Two-way adjustable truss rod
  • Mother-of-Pearl shell in peghead & fingerboard scoop
  • Victorian peghead with Ebony overlay
  • Boat-shaped and 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 aged nickel planetary tuners with amber acrylic knobs
  • Hand-stained, satin lacquer finish

BODY:
  • 12 2-ply Maple OME Tone Rim
  • Ebonite-capped and simulated Tortoise-bound rim
  • 26 rim brackets and heavy notched tension hoop
  • Renaissance head and Sweetone tailpiece
  • Wood rim-rod and Trillium bridge
  • Hand-stained satin finish; aged brass OME hardware
  • Deluxe Hard-shell case and Limited Lifetime Warranty
  • OME wooden armrest

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