Ashbury AB-55 19 Fret Short Scale Openback Tenor Banjo with Gig Bag - Commission Sale

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Short scale openback, 19 fret tenor banjo with a Whyte laydie tone ring. Excellent punchy tone with loads of sustain. Even for an openback you'll be heard! See below for detailed specifications.

Excellent condition. Commission sale. Supplied with a quality TGI gig bag.

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The name Ashbury has been associated with acoustic musical instruments since 1995. All of the Ashbury products are constantly being examined and perfected to offer the best possible value in quality and materials.

Product Features and specs

  • Rosewood fingerboard with 19 frets.
  • White Laydie Tone Ring
  • One piece nickel flange.
  • Maple bridge with ebony top, plastic top nut
  • Maple binding, gloss finish, Gauge .012 strings for CGAD tuning
  • Top nut width: 30mm
  • Width at 12th fret: 38mm
  • Rim depth: 60mm
  • Rim width: 279mm
  • Overall length: 825mm:

Irish Tuned GDAE but can be tuned Jazz CGDA or Chcago DGBE


Banjo Type
4 String Banjo
Number of Strings
4 String


Pot Type
Open back
Pot Diameter
Banjo Head Type


Number of Frets


Tuning Pegs
Rear facing planetary tuners


Right or Left Handed
Right Handed
Supplied with Case/Gig Bag
Gig Bag

Used Status

Used Instrument

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