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A beautiful 5-string with vintage styling and rustic elegance.

The Recording King OT25 Madison Banjo is an old-time picking machine, with a steam-bent maple rim, 24-bracket tension hoop, and the clean look of all of our Madison banjos. It's built especifically for old-time players, with features like a scooped fretboard, no-knot tailpiece and old-style Remo FiberSkyn head. Case sold separately.

Recording King OT25 Madison Old-Time Banjo Features:

  • Old time, open-back style
    Steam-bent maple rim
    Nickel-plated brass hoop
    Rosewood fingerboard with pearl dot inlays
    Adjustable truss rod
    Case sold separately


Recording King OT25 Madison Old-Time Banjo Specifications:

  • Model Name: Madison Old Time Open Back
    Banjo Type: Open Back
    Tone Ring: none
    Flange: none
    Truss Rod: two way, adjustable
    Rim: 3 ply Steam Bent Maple
    Hoop: Nickel plated brass, 24 hook
    Fretboard: Rosewood
    Fretboard Inlay: Pearl Dots
    Nut: Bone
    Peghead: Recording King Madison
    Peghead Overlay Black
    Peghead Inlay: Recording King Block
    Hooks and Nuts: 24, American threads
    Rods: Dual Coordinator Rods
    Tuners: Planetary, white pearloid button
    Tailpiece: Presto
    Bridge: Maple/Ebony
    Head: REMO Fiberskyn, high crown
    Crown: high
    Finish: Satin
    Hardware: Nickel


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  • Awesome banjo!

    As reviewed by John Storrow on 10/3/2013

    I had a very expensive Wildwood banjo for a while and it buzzed and weighed a ton so I sold it a few years ago. Recently I got the Recording King OT25 and I love it not only for the reasonable price but the sound is even better than the Wildwood!. Very easy to play for a relative beginner like me. No need for a resonator, the sound is plenty loud, crisp, warm, and no buzzing. It doesn't sound or feel like a toy at all.. Well made with tuning pegs that seem sturdy and precise. It doesn't have the fancy in-lays but hey, its all about the sound and playability anyway which I think the OT25 has in spades (meaning a lot in my opinion) I'd keep writing but I'd rather play my Recording King 0T25 thanks

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