Gold Tone BU-1 Open Back Electro Acoustic Concert Banjolele with bag

Gold Tone BU-1 Open Back Electro Acoustic Concert Banjolele with bag
SKU: 3965

Availability: 1 in stock

Excl. VAT: £199.17 Incl. VAT: £239.00
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Players can't get enough of Gold Tone banjo-ukes! This openback concert-scale instrument is the only banjo uke in the rather large Gold Tone range to come with a factory-installed pickup for easy amplification. It has an eight-inch maple pot crowned with a genuine Remo Fiberskyn head, a hard maple neck, a graceful vintage-style tailpiece, and our patented Zero Glide nut. Also supplied with a padded gig bag!

The only quirk to this instrument worth noting is the Jack socket is on the upperside of the body for a right handed strummer. This is a little unusual and although it doesn't spoil any enjoyment or function; it is worth mentioning.

Neck: Maple
Finish: Satin Vintage Mahogany
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Bridge: Maple Ebony Cab
Tuners: Open Gear Grover-style
Inlay: 4mm Dot
Rim: Maple 8"
Tension Hoop: 8" Round Bar
Binding: ABS Creme
Brackets: 12
Buttons: Metal
Hardware: Chrome-Plated
Pickups: Hot Dot Pickup
Tailpiece: Vintage Gold Tone Tailpiece
Head: Remo Fiberskyn LC
Number of Frets: 18
Nut Width: 1 3/16" (36mm)
Scale Length: Concert Scale 15 5/8" (395mm)
Weight: approx 21 pounds
Tuning: GCEA
Strings: .023 .030 .036 .025
Bag included

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