Shackleton Old-Time 'Deluxe' Banjo

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Now available with Raw Brass Hardware

The deluxe version of our classic old-time banjo. Stunning sound and beautiful aesthetics. Tonally sitting between the Blonde and the Edwardian. A very smooth crisp tone and feel. Fully customizable design. Left hander at no extra charge.

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  • Neck: American black walnut, with twin adjustable truss rod
  • S-shaped frailing scoop as standard
  • Ebony heel cap
  • Ebony headstock veneer with white mother of pearl snowflake inlay
  • Ebony fretboard, Ebony binding
  • Twin abalone fret dots at 12th fret
  • Pot: maple capped American black walnut block build, bound inside and out
  • Solid flamed maple dowel stick coordinator
  • Unbleached bone hand-cut top nut
  • 16 brackets, nickel plated
  • Snuffy Smith handmade bridge
  • White Ladye tone ring
  • D'Addario J61 strings
  • Gotoh Japanese 4:1 planetary tuners with Ebony buttons
  • Gotoh Japanese 5th string tuner with Ebony button
  • OSMO Hard Wax Oil
  • Choice of skin: Remo Fiberskyn or Remo Renaissance
  • USA Colby polished aluminium tailpiece
  • Hard case
  • 6-year transferable return-to-base warranty
  • Signed ownership certificate


    • Left handed version available at no extra charge.
    • Remo Fiberskyn skin fitted as standard, for Remo Renaissance at no additional charge. Please enquire.

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