The Recording King RK-R97-SN Artist Deluxe banjo is a beautifully engraved complete revival of the most classic Recording King banjos. With genuine gold-plated hardware, a delicate floral engraving on... Click To Read More About This Product
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The Recording King RK-R97-SN Artist Deluxe banjo is a beautifully engraved complete revival of the most classic Recording King banjos. With genuine gold-plated hardware, a delicate floral engraving on the hoop and armrest, and a flamed maple resonator, the RK-R97-SN banjo is the most premium Recording King model available.
The Artist Deluxe banjo also features a figured maple neck, the traditional Recording King floral peghead and fretboard inlay and an authentic Mastertone-style flange.
This Recording King combines classic pre-war style features and desirable modern touches to create a truly historical banjo. The Artist Deluxe also has a bound ebony fretboard, American Standard thread hardware, 20-hole tone ring and a 3-ply rim. Designed by Greg Rich, this banjo recalls the most supremely crafted Recording Kings from the golden age of musical instruments.
One-Piece Flamed Maple Resonator
One-Piece Figured Maple Neck
Mastertone-Style Banjo Flange
Mastertone-Style Tone Ring
Genuine Gold-Plated Hardware
Engraved Notched Hoop
3-Ply Maple Rim
Bound Ebony Fretboard
Dual Coordinator Rods
"Style 6" Mother-of-pearl Floral Peghead & Fretboard Inlay
Remo Frosted Head
Vintage Sunburst Finish
Nut Width: 1-3/16"
Head Size: 11", medium crown (7/16" height)
Total Length: 38"
Weight: 11.60 lb.
Includes Vintage Hardshell Case
Limited Lifetime Warranty