Pattison Mountain Sounds Openback Banjo, Brass Hoop Tone Ring
Another nice banjo from Canadian luthier Ian Pattison, this Mountain Sounds openback banjo features a walnut neck and rim with maple heel and rim caps. It has a tone ring of “coyote wood” with a brass hoop on top. The Ziricote fingerboard features stylized mountain pattern maple inlays. Great for old time playing and much more. More Details...
A great setup can make a world of difference. This instrument has been thoroughly inspected and expertly set up to play comfortably and sound its best.
Elderly Warranty: One year Manufacturer's Warranty: 2 years
- Walnut neck & rim with figured maple heel cap and rim cap
- Tone ring of "coyote wood" (Macacauba, a dense South American hardwood) with a brass hoop on top
- Ziricote fingerboard with maple position inlays (stylized mountain pattern)
- Narrow thumb scoop just under the 5th string gives room for your thumb, plus use of all 22 frets
- Nickel plated hardware
- No-knot tailpiece
- Planetary tuning pegs