Proud to be certified Ome dealers, we offer this fine brand-new Ome 11" open back banjo, made to the highest standards and currently beautifully setup for clawhammer style playing.
The FLORA utilizes the OME 5/16” rolled brass tone-ring fitted to a 9/16” 2-ply solid maple rim to increase tonal response and brilliance. This future heirloom banjo features gracefully designed abalone and MOP shell inlays and OME Aged Brass hardware on the 11” pot with 24 brackets, Ome's signature wooden armrest and a Mahogany neck with Ebony heel cap.
Comes with all papers and new "Superior" hard case.
South American Mahogany neck – optional Black Walnut or Curly Maple
25.5” scale and 1.34” nut width
17-fret Ebony fingerboard with S-scoop
Two-way adjustable truss rod
Mother-of-Pearl & Abalone inlays
Victorian peghead with Ebony overlay
Boat-shaped Ebony-capped heel
Inlaid front and side position markers
Hand-filed and shaped hardened nickel-silver frets and bone string nut
Capo spikes at 7th and 9th frets
OME 4:1 planetary tuners with amber acrylic knobs
Tung-oil varnish finish – optional hand-stained and satin finished Maple
11” multi-ply or 12” 2-ply solid Maple rim
Rolled 5/16” brass tone ring
Ebonite-capped and simulated Tortoise-bound rim
24/11” or 26/12” rim brackets and heavy notched tension hoop
Renaissance head and Sweetone tailpiece
Wood rim-rod and Trillium bridge
Varnish finished or hand-stained satin finished; aged brass OME hardware
Deluxe hard-shell case and Limited Lifetime Warranty
Optional OME armrest