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Barnes & Mullins BJ400E Rathbone 5-String Banjo with Pickup | Barnes & Mullins

$1,249.00 Inc GST

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The Barnes & Mullins BJ400 ‘Rathbone’ 5 string banjo combines outstanding quality with a unique and striking appearance, named after Rathbone Place, the home of Messrs Barnes and Mullins in the early 1900s.

A low action and quick neck make this banjo a joy to play. It features a closed back mahogany resonator to deliver an authentic, punchy bluegrass tone with a genuine Remo black banjo head.

Geared machine heads ensure improved tuning stability.

The BJ400 also features a rolled brass tone ring to improve the volume and projection of the instrument.

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In a break from tradition, this Rathbone model is equipped with a Humbucking pickup beneath the Remo head, the volume from which is controllable from a single knob on the side of the instrument.

The output from the pickup is through a single jack socket at the base of the instrument.

SPECIFICATIONS:

  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Resonator: Mahogany
  • Fingerboard: Ovangkol
  • Rim: Mahogany Laminate
  • Tone Ring: Rolled Brass
  • Brackets: 24 
  • Hardware: Chrome
  • Head: Remo Black
  • Machineheads: Geared, Planetary Style
  • Pickup: Humbucker

Additional information

Product Brand

Barnes & Mullins

Product Type

Banjo

Instrument

Banjo

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