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Nechville Atlas 12" Open Back Banjo

Nechville Atlas 12" Open Back Banjo

Regular price $2,563.00
Regular price $2,848.00 Sale price $2,563.00
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The Atlas is our open back staple. The walnut has a very rich tone. The pot is ultra light and its design was a Nechville-Sagmoen collaboration and echos the Ashborn Banjos of the 1860s. It has an  ebony fingerboard, Saturn and Stars inlay in mother of pearl and abalone, a partial thumb scoop under the 5th string, quality tension hoop, hooks and nuts. Gotoh tuners. Compensated Enterprise bridge, Comfort Bevel armrest, and more.


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Contact us to customize this banjo's setup. We can install the perfect bridge to get the right tone and feel for your style, and set the action just where you like it.

About Banjos West

Banjos West was established by Tom Nechville in 2020 when he found his home and retail shop in beautiful Sisters, Oregon.

The Nechville factory has since been working tirelessly to provide ample stock and make Banjos West a perfect banjo destination for anyone on or visiting the west coast.

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About Nechville Musical Products

Nechville Musical Products was founded in the late 80s by Tom Nechville. They are renowned for their innovations, namely Tom's Heli-Mount design, which makes their adjustments easiest and quicker than all other banjos. Nechvilles often combine a multitude of appointments to the Heli-Mount frame, like our 7-12" compound radiused fingerboard, tunneled 5th string, In-line tailpiece, Enterprise compensated bridge, Comfort Bevel armrest, and more.

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