ODE Style C Model 6505 (1979)
A nice resonator banjo from the late 70s, this Style C Model 6505 has a white-bound walnut resonator, 2-piece walnut neck, ~9/16" multi-ply rim, dual coordinator rods, flathead style tone ring, and one-piece flange. Other features include an 11” frosted-top head, white-bound 22 fret ebony fingerboard with pearl floral inlays and wood underlay, and Planetary-style tuners with geared 5th string peg. This instrument is in excellent-minus condition. More Details...
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Elderly Warranty: 30 days Manufacturer's Warranty: None
The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880
- Serial number: 8-79-51-N
- Year: 1979
- Condition: EC- (Excellent Minus)
- Neck width at nut: 1-1/8"
- Resonator: Walnut with white binding and concentric purfling rings
- Rim: ~9/16" multiply
- Head: 11" frosted top (small spot of wear)
- Dual coordinator rods
- One piece flange
- Brackets/Shoes: 24
- Tone ring: ODE
- Neck: Walnut
- Fretboard: Ebony
- Scale length: ~27-1/4"
- Armrest: Yes
- Case: Newer TKL
- Pearl or abalone: floral fingerboard inlays