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The feature set of the OB-2 closely adheres to the original bowtie banjos of 1960 to mid-1964 (when the bowtie was at its peak of quality). Specs include mahogany neck, maple resonator, golden sunburst finish, and even a nineteen-hole flathead tone ring. Updated features include superb quality Gotoh machine heads, the renowned Snuffy Smith bridge, a Presto-style tailpiece, and dual coordinator rods for precise adjustment.
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