Open Back 5 String Banjo

  • Open Back 5 String Banjo

Open back 5 string banjo

The AOB40-M open back banjo is a full sized banjo for a more vintage or traditional appeal. Each A+ by Hohner banjo incorporates many of the special A+ build advantages developed by Hohner. This banjo features a satin reddish mahogany finish, chrome hardware, 24 brackets and an 11" Fiberskyn head for a warm more vinatage tone. Other enhancements include upgraded tuners, headstock design and an ebony topped three legged bridge. More A+ advantages are incorporated improving the instrument's performance.  

Overall the resulting instruments from A+ requirements have increased quality, volume, playability, tone, sustain and instrument life. Only A+ by Hohner instruments can claim the attributes of the A+ Advantage system. Each A+ by Hohner banjo includes a black padded gig bag.


Item no.AOB40-M
Body12mm laminated maple
Top Head11" Remo Weatherking FIBERSKIN head
Side Position MarkersLarge 2mm-WHITE ABS dots=fret 3, 5, 7, 10, 12x2, 15,17
Fingerboard materialRosewood
Frets22 polished 2mm wide nickel silver
Tuning Machine Head TypeWhite pearloid button - chrome housing - die cast individual 4 per side with 5 peg
Length10 cm