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Recording King RKH-05 Dirty 30's 5-String Resonator Banjo (Open Box)

Traditional styling and timeless banjo tone in an affordable package: the Recording King RKH-05 Dirty 30's 5-String Resonator Banjo.


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MSRP: Old Price $533.99 Discounted Price $347.99 Save : $186.00 (35%)
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A vintage-inspired banjo reminiscent of those original Montgomery Ward mail order instruments from the first half of the 1900s, the Recording King RKH-05 Dirty 30's Resonator Banjo gives you classic tone and great playability at an affordable price. From budding bluegrass players to pros on a budget, the RKH-05 Dirty 30's Resonator Banjo features a maple resonator in a classic satin Sunburst finish, a Remo Recording King banjo head, and a maple neck to deliver that unmistakable crisp, bright banjo sound. Other features include a rosewood fingerboard, a maple/ebony bridge with a nickel-plated presto-style tailpiece, ivoroid resonator binding, and vintage-style tuners. Case and armrest not included.

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Things You Will Get:

  • 5-String Resonator Banjo


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Body Size/Shape Resonator Banjo
Body Wood Maple Resonator w/Multi-Ply Rim
Top Remo Recording King Banjo Head
Top/Body Finish Satin
Neck Wood Maple
Scale Length 26-1/4"
Fingerboard Rosewood
Number Of Frets 22
Bridge Type Maple/Ebony with Presto-Style Tailpiece
Tuning Machines Vintage Style
Orientation Right-Handed
Other Features Flange: Plate Flange with 24 American Threaded Hooks & Nuts

Coordinator Rod(s): 1; Adjustable

Fret Markers: Inlaid Dot

Binding: Ivoroid; Resonator
Case/Bag Included No
Series Dirty 30's Series
Model RKH-05
Warranty Info:

Limited Lifetime Warranty

Each instrument is warranted to the original purchaser to be free from defects in material and workmanship. This warranty is only valid with an original sales receipt from an authorized Recording King dealer. This warranty is non transferable. For warranty service please contact us and include the item # of the product, the issue needing warranty service, and an image or copy of the original purchase receipt. A customer service representative from Recording King will then respond and process all necessary information.

Recording King, at its option, will either repair or replace the defective product. All replacements are subject to item availability. If any product is deemed not defective, Recording King shall so advise the purchaser and shall dispose of said product in accordance with the purchaser's instructions and at the purchaser's cost.

This warranty shall not apply to wearable parts. These items include, but are not limited to, strings and frets. This warranty shall not apply if the product has, at any time, been misused or damaged as a result of neglect, abuse, improper handling or storage, unauthorized repair or modification, accident or causes external to the product, such as, but not limited to, excessive heat or humidity.

The Purchaser is responsible for all shipping costs associated with the warranty service. Items must be safely packed in double box packaging and Recording King recommends confirming shipping insurance for the value of the instrument with the end user’s chosen shipping company. Recording Kings sole and exclusive maximum liability for any claim by the Purchaser, shall not exceed the wholesale value for the product. In no event shall Recording King be liable for any indirect, incidental, collateral, exemplary, or consequential damages or losses arising out of the Purchaser’s purchase of the product. The above limitation may not apply in some states.

All instruments manufactured by Recording King are covered by the Limited Lifetime Warranty.

Due to the nature of nitrocellulose lacquer, instruments finished in nitrocellulose are not warrantied for finish issues. The standard Limited Lifetime Warranty applies to the instrument body and all hardware of nitrocellulose-finished instruments.