Rover RB-45 Resonator 5 String Banjo

$750.00 $585.00

The cost of getting started playing a professionally featured 5-string resonator banjo was never lower! Top quality materials and standard features make this the perfect “FIRST” banjo for any level player.

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About this banjo

The cost of getting started playing a professionally featured 5-string resonator banjo was never lower! Top quality materials and standard features make this the perfect “FIRST” banjo for any level player.

Banjo Description

Heavy-duty, cast aluminum rim with integral tone ring in the standard 11-inch diameter
P-11 notched tension hoop
Standard 24 set, nickel plated P-43 Round hook and nut and P-50 hex shaped shoes for head attachment
Deluxe P-100 single-leg 1930’s style armrest
P-117 Old Waverly style tailpiece
Slim comfortable mahogany neck with Fiddle shaped peghead, adjustable truss rod, and a bound East Indian rosewood fingerboard with M-O-P dot position markers
P-140 Planetary tuners and a P-142 geared 5th peg
Vintage-style, bound mahogany resonator
Nickel-plated 2-pc flange
Standard 26 3/8-inch scale length
Recommended case(s): C-269

Body Type: Flathead Resonator
Bridge: Maple / Ebony Top
Coordinator Rods: Single Adjustable
Fingerboard & Peghead Binding: White ABS
Fingerboard Material: Indian Rosewood
Fingerboard Position Inlays: M-O-P Dots
Finish: None
Flange: Two-Piece / Nickel-plated Brass
Head: Remo 11″ / Medium Crown
Metal Plating: Nickel
Neck Material: Mahogany
Nut Material: Bone
Nut Width: 1 3/16″
Peghead Inlay: M-O-P Rover¨ / Logo
Peghead Overlay: Black Paint
Resonator: Mahogany
Resonator Binding & Purfling: White ABS
Rim: Cast Aluminum with Integral Tone Ring
Scale Length: 26 3/8″
Tailpiece: Golden Gate¨ P-117 Waverly Style
Tone Ring: Integral to Aluminum Rim
Truss Rod: Adjustable
Truss Rod Cover: Black ABS Teardrop
Tuners: Golden Gate¨ Deluxe Geared Planetary Tuners / Pearloid Buttons / Geared 5th

Bonuses When You Order From Banjo.com

  • 5th String Railroad Spike Capos – FREE
    We can add these as a free service when you purchase a banjo from us. When you add this banjo to your cart just select that you want the capos. What is this? When you use a standard capo on your banjo fretboard, fretting strings 1 through 4, you’ll need to capo the 5th string separately. The 5th string starts at the 5th fret. If your standard capo is on the 2nd fret, you also need to capo the 5th string two frets higher, at the 7th fret. We recommend installing railroad spike capos on frets 7 and 9 (A and B). We install them on the fretboard just under the 5th string, an idea that was developed and used by Earl Scruggs himself. We use them, and so do most of the professional players we know. When you’re playing, you don’t really notice the spikes because they’re out of the way, but they’re always there when you need them. Simply slide the 5th string under the spike. When you’re done, slide it out.
  • Starter Pack – FREE
    We can send along with your banjo for free. This includes a strap, DVD, and tuner and picks.
  • Every Banjo Tested by a Banjo Expert Before Shipping
Weight 4 lbs

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