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    This special OME Tupelo model features a curly maple neck and a 12” 2-ply maple rim, all in a dark amber stain.  From OME's Old Time banjo series, it features their shorter 25.5” scale and a wider (approx 1-11/32") nut. The ebony fretboard has pearl dot position inlays and an S-shape scoop. Aged brass hardware adds to the vintage look.
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NECK:
  • Curly Maple neck
  • 25.5” scale and 1.34” nut width
  • 17 Fret ebony fingerboard with S-scoop
  • Two-way adjustable truss rod
  • Rectangular peghead with rosewood overlay
  • Boat shaped ebony capped heel
  • Inlayed front and side position markers
  • Hardened Nickel-silver frets and bone string nut
  • Capo Spikes at 7th and 9th frets
  • OME Planetary tuners with amber knobs
  • Tung-oil varnish finish
BODY:
  • 12” 2-ply maple OME Tone Rim

Ome Tupelo 12" Openback Banjo & Case, Curly Maple

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SKU: TUPELO-CMPL

Regular price
$2,425 USD
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$2,425 USD
This special OME Tupelo model features a curly maple neck and a 12” 2-ply maple rim, all in a dark amber stain.  From OME's Old Time banjo series, it features their shorter 25.5” scale and a wider (approx 1-11/32") nut. The ebony fretboard has pearl dot position inlays and an S-shape scoop. Aged brass hardware adds to the vintage look.
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NECK:
  • Curly Maple neck
  • 25.5” scale and 1.34” nut width
  • 17 Fret ebony fingerboard with S-scoop
  • Two-way adjustable truss rod
  • Rectangular peghead with rosewood overlay
  • Boat shaped ebony capped heel
  • Inlayed front and side position markers
  • Hardened Nickel-silver frets and bone string nut
  • Capo Spikes at 7th and 9th frets
  • OME Planetary tuners with amber knobs
  • Tung-oil varnish finish
BODY:
  • 12” 2-ply maple OME Tone Rim