Washburn B17K Banjo

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OVERVIEW

Washburn has been building banjos since the late 1800s. These instruments were considered some of the finest of their day. This heritage is not lost in the instruments we handcraft today. Pros & amateurs alike choose a Washburn for its outstanding tone, build & value.

SPECS

GENERAL
MODEL: B17K
SERIES: Americana Series
BODY
SHAPE: 5 String
TOP: Remo
BODY MATERIAL: Flame Maple
NECK
MATERIAL: Maple (engraved heel & back of headstock)
FRETBOARD: ebony
INLAYS: Fancy
NUT: ABS
NUT WIDTH: 31mm
SCALE: 26.35
ELECTRONICS
PREAMP SYSTEM: n/a
HARDWARE
BRIDGE: Maple with Ebony tip
TUNERS: Planetary Gold
OTHER
STRINGS: D'Addario J60+ light gauge nickel
CASE: BC82- Case included in USA (may vary by territory, please check with your local distributor)
ADDITIONAL INFO:

Flame Maple resonator and maple rim, one piece flange, 11" diecast tension hoop, Bell Brass tone ring, Clamshell tailpiece, engraved gold armrest, all 5 geared Planetary tuners and separate coordinator rods. 

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