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Grafton "Gem" models are the entry-level banjo in the range that offers all the best features in banjo design at affordable prices - here is the specification for the "Gem" open back 5-string model with cutaway fingerboard:- 11" mahogany rim with 24 brackets Rolled brass tone ring Truss-rodded neck with edge binding and hand-dressed fretting - the neck is standard length & has 18 frets plus a cutaway where the 4 highest frets would normally be Twin co-ordinator rods & 2-point neck attachment for extra stability High grade die-cast sealed-unit guitar-style tuners and a geared 5th string peg Solid armrest and good quality "No-Knot" tailpiece Renaissance head. Top grade strings & bridge Expertly set-up for optimum playability - and plain but very acceptable finish & cosmetics.
FREE with this banjo: 2 sets of top-quality spare strings, a capo (for the 4 long strings) & a pair of fitted capo spikes (for the 5th string) and a fitted banjo strap.
All this adds up to the best entry-level banjo available in the UK at the moment - for sound, playability and stability, nothing else in this price bracket comes close .... Built in the UK from imported parts. Get a great sounding banjo with all the design quality that you really need to get started on banjo.
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