The Madison RK-R35-BR gives banjo players the option of a high-quality, great-sounding banjo with a classic Mastertone-style tone ring and flange. built around a 3-ply steam bent maple rim, it has a maple neck with an adjustable two-way truss rod and a comfortable padauk fretboard. With a 24-hook brass tension hoop, players can adjust the head tension as precisely as on any world-class banjo. The planetary tuners, geared 5th peg and dual coordinator rods are effective professional components, and add an authentic feel to these impressive banjos.
We inspect each an every instrument we ship out for maximum playability. We adjust the action and adjust intonation when needed. If you would like a specific adjustment, just add it to your order notes and we would be happy to adjust to your liking.
Rim: 3-Ply Steam Bent Maple
Flange: Mastertone-Style One-Piece
Head: Remo High Crown 11″ Frosted Head
Tone Ring: Mastertone-Style Bell Brass Cast
Tension Hoop: 24 Bracket Notched Round American Threaded Hooks and Nuts
Neck: Maple with Adjustable Truss Rod
Fret Inlay: Seagull
Tuners: Planetary Ivory Button
Case or Gig Bag Not Included
Important information if shipping outside of the USA:
Please note: To help insure the future availability of certain materials used in the construction of this instrument, additional fees and/or documentation may be required when shipping this item outside of the USA. This is due to the CITES treaty, which regulates international trade of certain materials like rosewood, abalone, and pearl. If you purchase this item to be shipped outside of the USA, we’ll determine whether the regulations apply to your order, and will contact you with more information if necessary