G9450 Dixie 5-String Open-Back Banjo

Gretsch

SKU: 15238

UPC: 0885978150816

Featuring a rolled brass tone ring, Grover® machine heads and a Remo® Renaissance head!

For authentic tone and appointments at an attractive price, look no further than this “good-time” banjo lineup from Gretsch®. These new/old banjos are true players styled after the innovative models of the early 20th century, exuding undeniably Gretsch vibe and attitude. The G9450 Dixie 5-String Open-back Banjo features a mahogany neck, rosewood fingerboard with dot inlay, mahogany rim, 18 brackets, Grover Sta-Tite™ machine heads, geared fifth string machine, dual coordinating rods, "no-knot"-style tailpiece, chrome hardware, 27 1/2” scale, 1 3/16” nut, and matte finish.

General

Model Name: G9450 Dixie 5-String Open-Back Banjo, Rosewood Fingerboard, Matte Vintage Mahogany Stain
Model Number: 2720010521
Series: Gretsch® Roots Collection
MSRP: $399.00
Color: Mahogany Stain

Body

Body Shape: Banjo
Rosette: NA
Body Material: Mahogany
Body Finish: Matte Vintage Mahogany Stain

Neck

Neck Material: Mahogany
Neck Shape: Vintage "U"
Scale Length: 27.5" (699 mm)
Number of Frets: 22
String Nut: Plastic
Nut Width: 1.18" (30 mm)
Truss Rod Nut: Hex
Headstock: 1950's Gretsch® 2x2
Neck Finish: Matte Vintage Mahogany Stain
Position Inlays: Dot

Hardware

Bridge: Maple/Ebony
Tuning Machines: Grover® Sta-Tite™ Die-Cast
Orientation: Right-Hand
Pickguard: None

Miscellaneous

Strings: D'Addario® J61, Nickel, (.010-.023 Gauges)
Unique Features: Mahogany Rim, Rolled Brass Tone Ring, Steel Tension Hoop, 11" Remo Renaissance Head, 18 Brackets, Armrest, No-Knot Style Tailpiece, Dual Coordinating Rods and Geared 5th String Tuner.
Included Accessories: Truss-Rod Wrench; Head Wrench

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Type: Banjo

Vendor: Gretsch