Washburn

Description

The Washburn B10-A Americana Series 5-string resonator banjo is a 5 string is a classy little number crafted with a mahogany resonator that provides increased volume and projection. The familiar-felling thin mahogany neck is topped with an engineered wood fingerboard adorned with uniquely shaped deluxe pearl fancy floral inlays. The violin-shaped headstock also sports a pearl inlay and is complemented by die-cast tuners with pearloid buttons for smooth tuning and sharp looks. The B10-A American 5-string comes with an authentic Remo head that supports an ebony-tipped maple bridge to offer players pristine articulation. The B10-A's chrome armrest means you'll be pickin' and a grinnin' for hours in comfort. Rounding out the features is a Kershner-style tailpiece, D’Addario strings and a classic Sunburst gloss finish.

Washburn has been building banjos since the late 1800s. These instruments were considered some of the finest of their day. This heritage is not lost in the instruments they handcraft today. Pros and amateurs alike choose a Washburn for its outstanding tone, build and value.
Features
  • Aluminum rim
  • Notched steel tension hoop
  • 30 brackets
  • Chrome armrest
  • Mahogany resonator
  • Traditional tailpiece
  • Geared 5th-string planetary tuner
Specifications
  • Model: B10
  • Series: Americana series
  • Body
    • Shape: 5-string banjo
    • Top: Remo head
    • Body material: Mahogany
    Neck
    • Material: Mahogany
    • Fretboard: Rosewood
    • Inlays: Fancy floral type
    • Nut: ABS
    • Nut Width: 30 mm
    • Scale: 27.5 in.
    Electronics
    • Preamp system: n/a
    Hardware
    • Bridge: Maple with ebony tip
    • Tuners: Chrome die-cast with pearloid buttons
    Other
    • Strings: D'addario J60+ light gauge nickel
    • Case: sold separately
    Warranty
    One year warranty on electronic controls.
    Nontransferable limited lifetime warranty.
    Warranty terms vary. Check with manufacturer for specific product warranty.