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Left Handed GoldTone EBM-5 Solidbody Electric Banjo


Serial Number Varies as new
Pricing $999 CDN with case
Neck Left-handed Maple neck with scarf-joint at the head – very strong. Bound ebony fingerboard and head plate. Snowflake inlays, adjustable truss rod, and bolt-on design so the action can be set to whatever you require.
Frets 21 medium frets.
Body Mahogany body. bound top Routed for tailpiece adjustment and neck joint.
Finish Tobacco sunburst gloss finish.
Hardware/electronics Gold-plated hardware. Planetary tuners, straight-line tailpiece, bolted-down hoop. Single coil telecaster-type pickup at the neck, humbucking pickup under the head. Volume and tone controls, pickup selector.
Playability/Action Considerably lighter than a resonator banjo, but with the ability to be much, MUCH louder, the EBM-5 is easy to play for long periods of time.
Case Hardshell case included.
Comments Need to be loud? Go ahead, plug this in and turn it up; you won’t even be able to hear the disappointed whining from the guitar players.

This model is also used by Winston Marshal of Mumford and Sons.

This model is also available in right handed, and is one of the very few left-hand electric banjos available. We’ve included the photos of the right-hand model as well, for reference.


And here’s the right-handed model, which is the same as the left, except backwards:




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