Gold Tone BG-250F Bluegrass Banjo

BG-250F
  • BG-250F
  • BG-250 Back
  • BG-250F Headstock
  • Gold Tone BG-250F Banjo
  • £998.99
  • RRP £1,109.00
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Gold Tone BG-250F Bluegrass Resonator Banjo. Features include a 3-ply Canadian hard rock maple rim, and the straightline tailpiece provides extra downward pressure on the bridge creating even more volume.
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Description

Each banjo we supply is individually set up in our on-site Specialist Workshop here at Eagle Music. Any banjo purchased from Eagle will be fully SET UP, checked for intonation and playability and tuned ready for playing straight out of the box!

The BG-250F is the first professional 5 string banjo in the Gold Tone line. All its parts are accurate reproductions of the original. In addition, Gold Tone have added a maple neck to brighten the tone compared to the original mahogany necks and added a straightline tailpiece to provide extra downward pressure on the bridge creating even more volume. Features also include a bound rosewood fingerboard, a die cast one piece flange and 14” bound mahogany resonator, the new GT Master planetary tuners, a 3-ply Canadian maple rim, flat-top 20-hole bell brass tone ring.

Specifications
 
Woods
Neck
Maple
Resonator
14" Mahogany
Fingerboard
Rosewood
Bridge
Maple w/ Ebony Cap; 5/8"
Finishing Touches
Wood Finish
Vintage Brown
Fingerboard Inlay
Snowflake
Neck Binding
Celluloid
Body Binding
Celluloid
Parts & Hardware
Nut
Bone
Tuners
GT Master Planetary Tuners
Tailpiece
Straightline Tailpiece
Flange
One Piece Die Cast Zinc
Tone Ring
Bell Brass Tone Ring
Strings
GDGBD - .010, .013, .016, .024w, .010
Rim
3-Ply Canadian Maple
Plating
Chrome
Tension Hoop
Brass; Notched
Arm Rest
"Gold Tone" Engraved
Electronics
Pickup
Optional SMP+
   
Other Features & Options
Case Options
HD16 Hardshell Case; HPB Heavily Padded Gigbag (Not included)
Other Options
Lefty / Capo Spikes / Wide Neck Option (BG-250FW)
Dimensions
Scale
26-3/16"
Weight
13 lbs
Nut Width
1-3/16"
Frets
22 Medium
Total Length
38-3/8"
Head Size
11" Remo High Crown Frosted

 

 

Specification

Category 5 String Banjo
Playing Level Intermediate, Professional
Playing Style Bluegrass gDGBD
Banjo Pot Size 11 inch Pot
Body Type Resonator
Supplied with Case/Gig Bag None
Manufacturers Warranty 1 Year
Delivery & Returns

We will endeavor to ensure that orders are speedily processed and despatched the same day if at all possible.

Ordered items requiring setting up in the workshop will be despatched within 1-2 days using Interlink Express Next Day Delivery (next day being the day after it leaves Eagle Music Shop).

You will be informed immediately if there is a problem with any part of your order or if any item is 'out of stock'.

You can read our full deliveries policy here.

Should you not be entirely happy with your purchase, or you have ordered an incorrect item, Eagle Music is happy to refund your purchase (excluding postage) within 28 days providing the goods are in a fully resaleable condition (including the original undamaged packaging) and not featured within the Exclusion Policy. (Exclusions apply to selected products).

Please note the following exclusions:

DVD's and CD's cannot be returned unless they are faulty

Banjo heads cannot be returned once you have tried to fit them to your banjo

Harmonica's have a 7 day guarantee and can be returned within this time if they are found to be faulty

Goods must be returned to Eagle Music together with a covering letter and contact details so that the matter can be dealt with efficiently and promptly.

You can read our full returns policy here.

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