Ome Rare 1980's 'Single X' 5 String Resonator Banjo with Hard Case

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  • £1,999.00

Built in Boulder, Colorado USA over 35 + years ago, this rare Ome 'Single X' 5 String Resonator Banjo is very playable. Perfectly setup producing a nice light 'airy tone'. Superb clarity and Omes legendary build quality. Supplied with hard case. See below for specifications
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  • Ome Maple pot 
  • Ome Silverspun style Tone ring
  • Polished Nickel plated Notched Tension Hoop
  • Ome Armrest
  • Ome  adjustable tailpeiece
  • 24 Polished Bracket shoes,hooks and nuts
  • Ome branded white frosted top Head
  • 5/8" 3 footed Maple and Ebony Bridge
  • Twin Polished Co-ordinating Rods
  • Mahogany Resonator


  • Mahogany Neck
  • 22 Frets
  • Rosewood Fingerboard
  • Fiddle shaped headstock
  • Abalone 'Ome' inlay design on headstock
  • Abalone side dots
  • Abalone dot inlays on frets 3,5,7,10,12,15,17,19 and 22
  • Rear facing Planetry Tuning Pegs with Pearloid Buttons


  • Scale length 670 mm
  • Overall length 960 mm

Supplied in a Deluxe fitted Hardshell Case 

Delivery & Returns

Last Posting Dates 2018 :

Royal Mail 2nd Class/Royal Mail 2nd Class Signed For - Tuesday 18th December

Royal Mail 1st Class/Royal Mail 1st Class Signed For  - Thursday 20th December

Royal Mail Guaranteed Next Day Delivery - Friday 21st December

Royal Mail International Standard Europe - Friday 14th December

Royal Mail International Standard Rest of the World - Monday 10th December

DPD Next Day Delivery - Friday 21st December

DPD Two Day Delivery - Thursday 20th December

DPD Europe - Monday 17th December

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 DPD Local Next Day Delivery (next day being the day after it leaves Eagle Music Shop). On the day of delivery you will receive a text message with your hours delivery time slot

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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