Muse Style No. 5 Longneck Banjo (mid 1960's)

sku: 60U-201160
This Muse Style No. 5 banjo has an extra long (Seeger style) 2-piece maple neck with a 3-piece center strip. The multi-ply maple rim has an 11” synthetic head and a brass tone ring. It’s equipped with Planetary style tuners and a newer geared 5th string peg. This instrument is in very good-plus condition.   More Details...

  • Pete Seeger style with extra long neck
  • Natural finish
  • 2-piece maple neck with 3-piece center strip
  • Bound 25-fret ebony fingerboard with pearl dot inlays
  • Peghead overlay features "Muse" logo and diamond inlay
  • Multi-ply maple rim
  • 11" Fiberskyn head
  • Brass tone ring
  • Bracket band
  • Grooved tension hoop
  • 24 brackets, armrest
  • Planetary style tuners
  • Newer geared 5th string peg
  • Replacement Kershner tailpiece
  • 3-leg ebony bridge
  • ~32-1/8" scale
  • 1-3/16" nut
  • Two extra holes in rim by tailpiece
  • Eye hook in neck by 14th fret
  • Built by Ode
  • Newer hardshell case (burgundy lining)
  • VGC+ except for repaired crack in neck (treble side next to center seam behind frets 1-4 and repair by 5th string peg)