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OME Oracle 11" Open Back Banjo w/ Vintage Tone Ring and Walnut Rim & Neck (#7486)
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Regular price T$3,849

$642/mo at 0% with PayPal Credit. Learn more

OME Oracle 11" open back banjo with walnut neck and rim, radiused ebony fingerboard, frailing scoop, and wooden armrest.

This model has a custom OME Vintage tone ring. Here's what OME has to say about this ring:

The OME Vintage tone ring is designed to have a large contact surface between the brass ring and the rim which tends to bond the tone ring and rim together, producing a very clear and responsive tonal effect. It is also about 30% heavier than the rolled brass ring for additional response.

Striking fingerboard and headstock inlays are prime examples of OME's meticulous craftsmanship and attention to detail. 

Includes hardshell case.

Neck

  • Walnut neck
  • 26.25" scale
  • 1.28" nut width
  • 17 fret radiused ebony fingerboard with S-scoop
  • Two-way adjustable truss rod
  • Oracle MOP & Abalone shell inlays
  • Double cut peghead with ebony overlay
  • Boat shaped ebony capped heel
  • Inlaid front and side position markers
  • Hardened nickel-silver frets and bone string nut
  • Capo spikes at 7th and 9th frets
  • OME planetary tuners with amber knobs
  • Tung-oil varnish finish

Body

  • 11" 2-ply walnut rim with rolled brass tone ring
  • Ebonite capped and simulated tortoise bound rim
  • 24 rim brackets & Sweetone tailpiece
  • Heavy notched tension hoop & Renaissance head
  • Two adjustable brass rim rods & Trillium bridge
  • Aged Brass or Nickel hardware & satin lacquer finish
  • Includes heavy-duty OME logo gig bag
  • Includes OME rosewood armrest

About Avenue Guitars

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Founded in 1972, Avenue Guitars is owned and operated by me, Sean Ramsey, in Salida, CO.

My goal is to help you find the perfect instrument while offering a relaxed, no-pressure shopping experience. I know that buying a high-end instrument is a big decision, so don't hesitate to get in touch with any questions!

To learn more, check out the history of Avenue Guitars.

Why Avenue Guitars?

  • Avenue Guitars is a one-man operation. When you call, email, or come in for an appointment, you'll always be working with the same person
  • Everything ships free
  • No sales tax for customers living outside Colorado
  • Prior to shipping, each instrument is carefully cleaned and inspected. I always double-check the setup and intonation, and I'm happy to adjust the action to your personal preferences
  • Fast, easy, 0% financing at checkout with PayPal Credit
  • Since I operate online and by appointment only, my inventory isn't subject to the daily wear and tear of a traditional walk-in shop. In most cases, I'll be the only person who has handled your instrument prior to shipping!
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To get started, just select the PayPal payment option at checkout, then select PayPal Credit as your preferred method of payment. 

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To apply, select the "Affirm" option at checkout and follow the instructions.

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