Gold Tone GT-500 Banjitar Deluxe 6-String Banjo

Gold Tone's GT-500 6-string banjo-guitar comes loaded with a maple rim, rosewood fretboard, and a Sliding Magnetic Pickup to capture rich, full-range sound.
What's special about this item?
Feature: What it does:
Maple resonator Long sustain, good projection, bright tone
Maple neck Bright tone, full sustain and strength
Bone nut Enhanced sonic character
25.5-inch scale Increases string tension for tighter bottom end
The Gold Tone GT-500 6-string Banjitar is the most sought after 6-string banjo guitar in its class. it was designed by guitar players for guitar players. Traditionally-styled with a maple rim and maple resonator, the GT-500's pot assembly joins with a comfortable maple neck crowned with a rosewood fingerboard. Killer acoustic tone abounds and the unique Gold Tone SMP Sliding Magnetic Pickup provides powerful plugged-in full range fidelity from the low E string to the first string's final fret. Available as left-handed model.
- Neck: Maple
- Finish: Natural Gloss
- Fingerboard: Radiused Select Wood
- Bridge: Maple with Ebony Cap
- Tuners: Sealed Guitar-Style
- Inlay: Snowflake
- Truss Rod: Two-Way Adjustable
- Tone Ring: Steel Alloy
- Rim: Multi-Ply Maple
- Tension Hoop: Notched Brass
- Binding: Black ABS
- Buttons: B-Style
- Hardware: Chrome Plated
- Pickups: SMP with Volume Control
- Tailpiece: 6-String Straightline
- Resonator: 13" Maple
- Armrest: Gold Tone Engraved
- Head: 11" HC Smooth
- Number of Frets: 21
- Nut Width: 1-11/16"Bone
- Scale Length: 25-1/2"
- Weight: 11 lbs.
- Tuning: EADGBE
- Strings: .010 .013 .020w .032w .042w .052w
- Hard Case: HD15 (Optional)
- Bag: HPB (Optional)
- Left-Handed Available: Yes
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Base Item
Shipping Weight: 17.75 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 46 x 20 x 7 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): GT-500