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Saturn

Introducing Earth's lightest professional banjo. The Saturn achieves a great bluegrass sound at a fraction of the weight with its Timber-Tronic tone ring. It has a radiused fingerboard and Heli-Mount frame to boot.

  • Mother of Pearl
    Saturn and stars inlay
  • Nechville Clearcoat Finish
    Won't crack like traditional lacquer
  • Radiused Fingerboard
    7-12" compound radius for playability and comfort
  • 3-Ply Maple Rim
    Steam bent, then spun by hand
  • Walnut neck and resonator
    For a great balanced sound, handpicked for stability
  • Timber-Tronic Tone Ring
    Professional wood ring considerably lighter than bronze ring

Quick-Cam Neck Connection

Our necks are adjustable and removable

HELI-MOUNT TECHNOLOGY

Perfect head tension, easy setup and adjustments

CYCLOTRONIC SYSTEM

Better sound from ball bearing rim-tone ring interface

COMPENSATED BRIDGE

The solution to intonation issues and the gateway to great sound

The solution to intonation issues and the gateway to great sound

Increases right hand circulation and comfort

IN-LINE TAILPIECE

6 way adjustable

Base price:

$5,000

  • Lifetime Warranty
  • Money Back Guarantee
  • Includes Professional Hard Shell Case
  • Compatible With Multiple Tone Rings
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Sale price$4,744.00 Regular price$5,271.00
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Sale price$4,144.00 Regular price$4,604.00