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Washburn B16K 5-String Banjo

The B16K is a 5 string banjo with a Flame Maple resonator finished in gloss sunburst for increased volume and projection. It features a maple neck topped with a 22 fret rosewood fingerboard.
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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 we handcraft today. Pros & amateurs alike choose a Washburn for its outstanding tone, build & value.

The B16K is a 5 string banjo with a Flame Maple resonator finished in gloss sunburst for increased volume and projection. It features a maple neck topped with a 22 fret rosewood fingerboard featuring unique deluxe pearl inlays and Planetary tuners for smooth tuning. An authentic Remo head supports an ebony tipped maple bridge for pristine articulation and a chrome armrest adds to playing comfort.

Washburn B16K 5-String Banjo Features:

  • Remo Head
  • Flame Maple Resonator
  • Maple Neck
  • Rosewood fingerboard w/22 frets
  • Vintage Floral inlay
  • 3 ply Solid Maple Rim
  • Bell Brass tone ring
  • Planetary tuners
  • D'addario strings

Product Specifications
Body Material: Maple
Neck Material: Maple
Fretboard: rosewood
Inlays: Fancy
Nut: ABS
Nut Width: 31mm
Scale: 26.35
Bridge: Maple with Ebony tip
Tuners: Planetary Chrome
Strings: D'Addario J60+ light gauge nickel
Additional Info: Maple resonator and rim, one piece flange, 11" diecast tension hoop, Bell Brass tone ring, Clamshell tailpiece, standard chrome armrest, all 5 geared Planetary tuners and separate coordinator rods.
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Phone:  Warranty:  Lifetime; 1 Year Electronics
Don Bradley Submitted: 8/29/2017
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Well worth the money!!! And I love it!
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I have owned many banjo's, this Washburn B-16 is as good and better than most for the price!
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