The USA Series M9 banjo is hand-built in the USA. Assembled with a choice one-piece Walnut neck and beautiful burl Walnut resonator, the M9 delivers vintage-style banjo snap and tone in a classic design. With unique features like the Seagull-style fretboard inlay and hand-rubbed nitrocellulose lacquer finish, the M9 sets a new standard for modern US-made banjos.
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Recording King Vintage Hardshell case included.
Resonator: Walnut Back & Sidewalls
Rim: 3-Ply Recording King Maple
Flange: One-piece Prewar-style Pot Metal
Head: Remo Frosted Head, 11" High Crown
Tone Ring: 20-hole Bell Brass Flathead
Tension Hoop: 24-Hook Brass Notched; Round American Threaded Hooks and Nuts
Coordinator Rod(s): Dual 1930?s Style
Neck: Eastern Curly with 2-way Adjustable Truss Rod
Fretboard: Rosewood; Bound
Bridge: Maple / Ebony; 5/8"
Nut: Bone, 1-3/16" Width
Fret Markers: Fan Style M.O.P. Pattern Inlay
Inlay: Fan Style M.O.P. Pattern
Peghead: Original Recording King
Tuners: Five Star Planetary Tuners and 5th String Peg
Scale Length: 27-3/8"
Finish: Nitrocellulose Honey Burst
Case: Recording King Vintage Hardshell