Gold Tone AC-1 - Acoustic Composite - 5 String Openback Banjo with Bag

Gold Tone AC-1 -  Acoustic Composite - 5 String Openback Banjo with Bag

Gold Tone AC-1 - Acoustic Composite - 5 String Openback Banjo with Bag

£239.00

Proclaimed "Best in Show / MUST Stock" instrument at the 2016 Summer NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) Show in Nashville, Tennessee, the Gold Tone AC-1 sets the bar for an economical, well-made, great-sounding and durable beginner banjo.

No other maker on the planet offers so much to the novice banjoist for so little and with a gig bag! The gold Tone superior-sounding composite rim mated to a slim, playable neck, produces a banjo that weighs LESS THAN FOUR POUNDS.

The AC-1 is the perfect choice for beginners, travel use or for a child's first banjo. Handsome, with its matching black neck, rim, Zero Glide nut and tuner buttons.




Specification

  • Rim: Composite
  • Tension hoop: Flat bar
  • Head: 11" LC Frosted
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Fingerboard: Blackwood
  • Fingerboard inlays: Dots
  • Truss rod: Two-way adjustable
  • Scale length: 665 mm (26 3/16")
  • Nut width: 30.2 mm (1 3/16")
  • Bridge: Maple with ebony cap, compensated
  • Nut: ZeroGlide
  • Tailpiece: Adjustable
  • Tuners: Geared
  • Tuning: G-D-G-B-D
  • Weight: 1.7 kg (3.75 lb)
  • Included: Bag
  • Finish: Composite
  • Plating: Chrome



SKU: ac-1