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Eastman EBJ-WL1 Open Back Banjo

$1,899.00 $2,199.00

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Based on a classic early 1900s Fairbanks Whyte Laydie No.2, this great sounding open back banjo was reverse engineered from an extant example of the iconic open back turn-of-the-century banjo. It mimics the original in every way with the exception of modern geared tuners.

Neck Material:3 Piece Maple w/ Ebony Strip
Fingerboard:Ebony
Fingerboard Radius:Flat
Nut:1 11/32
Fretwire:Jescar FW37053
Scale Length:26"
Rim Material:Maple
Rim Demensions:3/8" thick x 10 3/4" width Rim 3/8"
Body Top:Coated Remo Head
Body Back/Sides:Open Back Maple Rim
Binding:Fingerboard
Binding Material:Ivoroid
Inlay:Pearl Diamond, Star, Diamond
Hardware Color:Chrome
Head Skin (Top):Remo BJ-1012-H6
Bridge:Maple/ Ebony Top
String Spacing:10mm
Nut Height:.022"
Tuners:Pingwell RM-1310C
Strings:D'adarrio EJ61NY
Action Height:Strings 1-4 (0.09"), String 5 (0.06")
Case:Hardshell Case

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