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    Handcrafted in East Lansing, this handsome openback banjo features an 11" maple rim, mahogany neck, and Dobson tone ring. Other details include planetary tuners, adjustable truss rod, No-Knot tailpiece, and a walnut rim cap. The ebony fingerboard is scooped above the 17th fret for easy over-the-neck playing.
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  • Mahogany neck
  • Dobson tone ring
  • Elite Amber (Renaissance) head on 11" diameter maple rim (24 brackets)
  • Ebony fretboard (1-1/4" wide at nut, ~26 3/16" scale) scooped above 17th fret
  • Pearl star in peghead
  • Dots on fretboard with star at 5th fret
  • Planetary tuners
  • Adjustable truss rod
  • No-Knot tailpiece
  • Walnut cap on back of rim
  • NOTE: Elite Amber heads are identical to Remo Renaissance heads. The only difference is the logo.

Bart Reiter Dobaphone Model Openback Banjo, Dobson Tone Ring

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SKU: DOBAPHONE

Regular price
$1,495 USD
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$1,495 USD
Handcrafted in East Lansing, this handsome openback banjo features an 11" maple rim, mahogany neck, and Dobson tone ring. Other details include planetary tuners, adjustable truss rod, No-Knot tailpiece, and a walnut rim cap. The ebony fingerboard is scooped above the 17th fret for easy over-the-neck playing.
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Exact appearance of new instruments may vary.
  • Mahogany neck
  • Dobson tone ring
  • Elite Amber (Renaissance) head on 11" diameter maple rim (24 brackets)
  • Ebony fretboard (1-1/4" wide at nut, ~26 3/16" scale) scooped above 17th fret
  • Pearl star in peghead
  • Dots on fretboard with star at 5th fret
  • Planetary tuners
  • Adjustable truss rod
  • No-Knot tailpiece
  • Walnut cap on back of rim
  • NOTE: Elite Amber heads are identical to Remo Renaissance heads. The only difference is the logo.