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For Sale: Shackleton Old-Time 5 string open back Deluxe Banjo/Whyte Laydie/Black Walnut

Beautifully made with great tone

Posted By: MS | Rate Member

£1,150 GBP

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(Made by the GreatBritish Banjo Company, Norwich)

Bought by me new. In excellent condition.

Whyte Laydie tone ring

Ø 6 year transferable back-to-base warranty to 25May 2022 (banjo shipped to me 25 May 2016)

Ø Signed owner’s certificate

Ø 26 ¼” scale length

Ø American black walnut neck with ebony fretboardand ebony binding

Ø Nickel fret wires

Ø S shaped frailing scoop

Ø Abalone fret dots (twin at 12th fret)

Ø Ebony headstock veneer with white mother ofpearl snowflake inlay and copper ship’s wheel surround

Ø Gotoh Japanese 4:1 planetary tuners with ebony buttons

Ø American black walnut 11” x 3” pot, maple capped, block built, bound inside and out

Ø 16 nickel plated brackets

Ø OSMO hand wax oil

Ø JD Balch goatskin head

Ø Snuffy Smith handmade bridge (5/16”) and additional spare ¾” bridge

Ø D’addario J61 strings

Ø Colby polished aluminium no knot tailpiece

Ø Ebony heel cap

Ø Twin adjustable truss rod

Ø Solid maple dowel stick co-ordinator

Ø Hand cut buffalo horn nut


United Kingdom


Ship to UK £50

Payment Methods:

Cash (in person), Paypal

Return Policy:

Returns not accepted.

Condition of Item(s):

Used - Excellent Condition




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Location: Bath - United Kingdom

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