Recording King "Elite"
Recording King is proud to introduce our most traditional Pre-war style banjo ever. Modeled after the original Mastertone banjos of the 1930's, the Recording King RK Elite offers players vintage sound and handcrafted construction. Professional components like a classic Mastertone-style tone ring, true steam-bent 3-ply maple rim and nitrocellulose lacquer finish put this banjo in a category by itself. With classic design features like the vintage-style double-cut Recording King peghead and custom Flying Eagle-style peghead and fretboard inlay, this banjo proudly carries forward the tradition of one of the history's most revered instrument manufacturers. Lifetime Warranty Specifications • One-Piece Mahogany Resonator • One-Piece Slim Profile Mahogany Neck • 3-Ply Maple Rim • Mastertone-Style Tone Ring • Mastertone-Style One-Piece Banjo Flange • Notched Brass 24-Hook Tension Hoop • Bound Rosewood Fretboard • Bone Nut • Double-cut Recording King Peghead • Rosewood Peghead Overlay • Custom Flying Eagle-Style M.O.P. Peghead Inlay • 24 Hooks and Nuts With American Standard Threads • Dual 1930’s Style Coordinator Rods • Gotoh Planetary Tuners With Geared 5th Peg • RK Custom Flying Eagle-Style Fretboard Inlay • Presto-Style Tailpiece • Maple/Ebony 5/8” Bridge • Remo Frosted Head, 11” High Crown • Nitrocellulose Lacquer Finish • Nickel-Plated Hardware • Includes Recording King Vintage Hardshell Case • Limited Lifetime Warranty