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For Sale: Vintage NiteHawk by Slingerland 5 string

CIRCA 1920 very powerful banjo with heavy brass( nite hawk ) tone ring

Posted By: laguna21dc (+21) | Rate Member
 Member 10+ Years  Verified Seller  Returns allowed with money back refund

$899 USD

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Beautiful Rare May Bell Nite Hawk 5 string conversion . new remo head, all hardware in good condition, this pot is beautiful and has the rare Nitehawk tone ring that produces outstanding tone and volume. Can be played old time or bluegrass style even with out a resonator! This model is one of Slingerlands high end designs and is very powerful. Custom 3 piece walnut 5 string conversion neck is made with a maple stringer for added strength and vintage appearance.Maple lamination used on peghead and heel cap for added beauty and maintain vintage appearance, , 2 way adjustable truss rod(accessible from heel end) allows use of steel strings and maintains vintage appearance. solid ebony fret board with binding(26 2/4 scale) real mother of pearl inlays, Original may bell peghead inlays used in conversion, Built to look just like the original tenor but with all the modern features needed to be a real players banjo new geared tuners, bone nut and raised bone pip for claw hammer style, slightly wider neck 1 5/16 at nut and 2" at heel is very comfortable to play with low action and 3/4 bridge. This banjo really projects with a clear sweet tone and great volume. ..............


United States, Thousand Oaks, CA, 91360


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Return Policy:

Returns accepted. Buyer must contact seller within 2 days to arrange return. Refund will be given as Money Back. Buyer pays return shipping.

Additional return policy details: must be returned in same condition as received with no alterations. Must notify of intent to return within 2 days of receiving banjo

Condition of Item(s):

Used - Good Condition




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