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Ome Odyssey Custom Resonator Banjo & Case - Elderly 50th Anniversary Model (#ODY110-E50)

  • NECK
  • Curly Maple with heel carving by Glenn Carson
  • 22 Fret 26.25” scale
  • 1.28” nut width
  • Ivoroid bound peghead, fingerboard, & resonator
  • Ebony fingerboard, peghead and heel cap
  • Two-way adjustable neck truss rod
  • Abalone & MOP inlays engraved by Glenn Carson
  • Black side dots
  • OME Planetary tuners with pearloid knobs
  • Hardened nickel-silver frets & bone string nut
  • BODY
  • OME Megatone Flathead tone ring & 3-ply maple rim
  • Heavy notched brass tension hoop & 24 brackets
  • One-piece zinc-alloy resonator flange
  • Curly Maple resonator with incise carving by Ron Chacey
  • Two adjustable brass rim rods
  • Ome Harp tailpiece, engraved by Glenn Carson
  • Ome armrest, engraved by Glenn Carson
  • Nickel hardware
  • Polished lacquer finish, Raw Sienna stain (honey colored)
  • Dye coloring on heel and resonator by Gustavo Silva
  • Dotson Bridge
  • Elderly Instruments "50 YRS" engraved plate inside rim
  • Superior brand archtop hard-shell plush-lined case

Note:  This banjo is one of the last banjos to come from Ome's Colorado workshop before their upcoming move to Florida.

Ome Odyssey Custom Resonator Banjo & Case - Elderly 50th Anniversary Model

Ome Odyssey Custom Resonator Banjo & Case - Elderly 50th Anniversary Model

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SKU: ODY110-E50

Regular price $12,750 USD
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Experience the Elderly Difference
This Ome Odyssey Custom is an amazing example of Ome design, tone, and craftsmanship.  Commissioned for our 50th Anniversary, it features a curly maple neck & resonator, Ome's Megatone tone ring and quality hardware, enhanced with beautiful inlay and engraving.  Elaborate engraved pearl inlays on peghead and neck are by Glenn Carson.  The heel carving and incise carving on the resonator are by Ron Chacey with beautiful hand-coloring by Gustavo Silva.   A golden honey colored gloss finish brings out the maple flame.  Armrest and tailpiece are hand-engraved by Glenn Carson. Hardshell case included.
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Ome Odyssey Custom Resonator Banjo & Case - Elderly 50th Anniversary Model (#ODY110-E50)

  • NECK
  • Curly Maple with heel carving by Glenn Carson
  • 22 Fret 26.25” scale
  • 1.28” nut width
  • Ivoroid bound peghead, fingerboard, & resonator
  • Ebony fingerboard, peghead and heel cap
  • Two-way adjustable neck truss rod
  • Abalone & MOP inlays engraved by Glenn Carson
  • Black side dots
  • OME Planetary tuners with pearloid knobs
  • Hardened nickel-silver frets & bone string nut
  • BODY
  • OME Megatone Flathead tone ring & 3-ply maple rim
  • Heavy notched brass tension hoop & 24 brackets
  • One-piece zinc-alloy resonator flange
  • Curly Maple resonator with incise carving by Ron Chacey
  • Two adjustable brass rim rods
  • Ome Harp tailpiece, engraved by Glenn Carson
  • Ome armrest, engraved by Glenn Carson
  • Nickel hardware
  • Polished lacquer finish, Raw Sienna stain (honey colored)
  • Dye coloring on heel and resonator by Gustavo Silva
  • Dotson Bridge
  • Elderly Instruments "50 YRS" engraved plate inside rim
  • Superior brand archtop hard-shell plush-lined case

Note:  This banjo is one of the last banjos to come from Ome's Colorado workshop before their upcoming move to Florida.

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