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2010s OME Alpha 12" Open-Back Banjo, Maple Rim - USED


(USED) If you are after an open-back banjo that has ample power and projection, this Alpha from OME will serve you well!  It isn't as clucky as some 12" models, rather it has a healthy amount of punch and clarity.  Condition on this one is excellent with some staining on the head and no other issues.  

  • South American Mahogany neck
  • 26.25” scale & 1.28” nut width
  • 17 Fret ebony fingerboard with S-scoop
  • Two-way adjustable truss rod
  • Alpha MOP & Abalone shell inlays
  • Victorian peghead with ebony overlay
  • Boat shaped ebony capped heel
  • Inlayed front and side position markers
  • Hardened nickel-silver frets and bone string nut
  • Capo spikes at 7th and 9th frets
  • OME Planetary tuners with amber knobs
  • Tung-oil varnish finish
  • 12” 2-ply maple rim
  • OME 5/16” rolled brass tone ring
  • Ebonite capped and simulated tortoise bound rim
  • 26 rim brackets & Sweetone tailpiece
  • Heavy notched tension hoop & Renaissance head
  • Two adjustable brass rim rods & Trillium bridge
  • Nickel hardware & satin lacquer finish
  • Deluxe hard-shell, plush-lined case.
  • OME rosewood armrest

AMW Price: $1,995 (Online checkout, ON SALE, ON CONSIGNMENT!)

For more information, email or call (412) 422-0710

$1,995.00 $2,195.00