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Recording King RK-R35-BR Madison Resonator Banjo with Tone Ring #1438


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Elevate your banjo playing with the Recording King RK-R35-BR Madison Resonator Banjo with Tone Ring. This instrument offers banjo enthusiasts a high-quality and incredible-sounding experience, featuring a classic Mastertone-style bell brass cast tone ring and a Mastertone-style one-piece flange that ensures every note resonates with clarity and depth. Crafted with a maple resonator and neck, the RK-R35-BR embodies the authentic banjo character you've been seeking. The two-way truss rod in the maple neck allows for precise playability adjustments, and the 24-hook brass tension hoop provides control over head tension, making this banjo versatile for any musical style or performance setting. Whether you're a seasoned pro or just starting your banjo journey, the Recording King RK-R35-BR Madison Resonator Banjo is your ticket to a world of rich, authentic banjo tones.

With a design that pays homage to banjo tradition while offering modern playability and reliability, the RK-R35-BR captures the timeless aesthetic of this iconic instrument. Whether you're picking in a studio, on stage, or around a campfire, the Recording King RK-R35-BR Madison Resonator Banjo with Tone Ring is your key to banjo brilliance, allowing you to explore the rich heritage of banjo music and create your own unforgettable melodies.


Quick Features
Maple Resonator & Neck
26-1/4” Scale Length
20 Hole Bell Brass Tone Ring
American Threaded Hook & Nuts
Matte Finish



Model: RK-R35
Resonator: Maple
Rim: 3-Ply Steam Bent Maple
Flange: Mastertone-style One-piece
Head: Remo Frosted Head, 11" High Crown
Tone Ring: Mastertone-style Bell Brass Cast
Tension Hoop: 24 Bracket Notched; Round American Threaded Hooks and Nuts
Coordinator Rod(s): Dual
Neck: Maple with Adjustable Truss Rod
Fretboard: Padauk
Hardware: Nickel-Plated
Tailpiece: Presto-Style
Bridge: Maple / Ebony; 5/8"
Nut: Bone
Fret Markers: Seagull Inlay
Inlay: Seagull
Peghead: Recording King Madison
Overlay: Black Peghead Overlay with Mother of Pearl Inlay
Tuners: Planetary Ivory Button
Binding: Resonator; Ivoroid
Scale Length: 26-1/4"
Armrest: Included
Finish: Hand-Rubbed Brown Satin Matte

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