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    Very nice Galax model.  Whyte Laydie tone ring. Ebony fingerboard with frailing scoop. Handcrafted by Bart Reiter in Michigan, U.S.A. With HSC (burgundy lining). EC. On consignment.
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he following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. 
For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880 
  • Nice example of the banjos Bart builds
  • SN 3562
  • 2012
  • EC
  • Semi-gloss finish
  • 2-piece mahogany neck
  • Light brown stain on  ~5/8" maple rim
  • Rosewood rim cap
  • 17-fret ebony fingerboard with pearl dots, star at 5th fret
  • Frailing scoop after 17th fret
  • Railroad spikes installed in frets 7, 9 and 10
  • Ebony peghead overlay with star inlay
  • Five Star Planetary tuners and geared 5th string peg
  • 11" Elite Renaissance head
  • Whyte Laydie tone ring
  • Repro No Knot tailpiece
  • Dowel stick
  • 24 brackets, notched tension hoop
  • 1-9/32" nut, ~26-1/4" scale
  • Handcrafted in Michigan, U.S.A. 
  • With HSC (burgundy lining)
  • On consignment

Bart Reiter Galax Openback Banjo (2012)

Expert Setup
Intl. Fees
Used

SKU: 60U-211768

Regular price
$1,900 USD
Regular price
Sale price
$1,900 USD
Very nice Galax model.  Whyte Laydie tone ring. Ebony fingerboard with frailing scoop. Handcrafted by Bart Reiter in Michigan, U.S.A. With HSC (burgundy lining). EC. On consignment.
More Details

More Details

he following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. 
For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880 
  • Nice example of the banjos Bart builds
  • SN 3562
  • 2012
  • EC
  • Semi-gloss finish
  • 2-piece mahogany neck
  • Light brown stain on  ~5/8" maple rim
  • Rosewood rim cap
  • 17-fret ebony fingerboard with pearl dots, star at 5th fret
  • Frailing scoop after 17th fret
  • Railroad spikes installed in frets 7, 9 and 10
  • Ebony peghead overlay with star inlay
  • Five Star Planetary tuners and geared 5th string peg
  • 11" Elite Renaissance head
  • Whyte Laydie tone ring
  • Repro No Knot tailpiece
  • Dowel stick
  • 24 brackets, notched tension hoop
  • 1-9/32" nut, ~26-1/4" scale
  • Handcrafted in Michigan, U.S.A. 
  • With HSC (burgundy lining)
  • On consignment