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Ode 6505 Style C (1980)

Expert Setup
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SKU: 70U-208796

Regular price
$2,100.00 USD
Regular price
Sale price
$2,100.00 USD
A Baldwin-era Ode banjo, this 6505 Style C features a walnut neck and resonator, flathead tone ring, and ebony fingerboard with pearl floral inlays. Built in Arkansas, U.S.A. Hardshell case included. This instrument is in very good to excellent condition.

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  • Baldwin Era
  • SN 5-80-02
  • 1980
  • VG-EC with some wear on back of resonator and armrest
  • Natural finish
  • 2-piece walnut neck with 3-piece center strip
  • Comfortable C-shape neck profile
  • Walnut resonator with concentric purfling rings
  • 22-fret ebony fingerboard with pearl floral inlays
  • Headstock overlay has "ODE" logo and floral inlay
  • 11" frosted top head
  • 9/16" multi-ply rim, one piece flange
  • Flathead tone ring, dual coordinator rods
  • Notched tension hoop, 24 brackets
  • Ode tailpiece
  • 1-1/8" nut, ~27-1/8" scale
  • Two import D-tuners installed
  • White-bound fretboard and resonator
  • Built in Arkansas, U.S.A. 
  • With Gretsch OHSC (green lining)
  • On consignment