Nechville - Athena Heli-Mount Banjo

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As beautiful and elegant as its mythical namesake, the Athena is substantially lighter light in weight but with no loss of tone. It is sonically bold and dripping with tone.

The radiused neck is sleek and comfortable. Being slightly narrower than most of our necks, it is easy to get your hand around no matter the length of your fingers. The inspiring Heart Blossom inlay sparkles in abalone and pearl, with a story of friendship and love. The perfect finish on the walnut neck and resonator highlights work of the highest quality, and as efficiently light as it is, you'll enjoy playing it for hours.

Upon striking your first notes, you'll be surprised by the lively, full bodied notes that emerge. This is the sound more banjos should have – rich, saturated, powerful tone. It is as if the banjo doesn't know its lighter than it is. But you will be happy every time you pick it up, and your back will be happy too.

The Nechville in-line tailpiece is adjustable three different ways, and remember that this is a Heli-Mount. It is quickly customizable for any style or custom setup.
Now you know why Nechville Heli-mounts are described as stable and versatile yet simple and elegantly beautiful.

BanjoTeacher.com is an authorized dealer for all Nechville Banjo Models and at the best prices. Call or email us anytime for a price quote or price match. Toll free 1-866-322-6567 email us 

Nechville Banjos Set Up

  • All Nechville Banjos purchased are delivered to you professionally set up and ready to play.
  • 5th string Capo Spikes at the 7th 9th and 10th frets are installed FREE on any Nechville model purchased at Banjoteacher.com. It's always OK to request capo spikes installed at different frets too.
  • Hard shell Case and Shipping is complimentary on all Nechville Banjos

Athena Features

  • Premium Seasoned Black Walnut Neck and Resonator
  • Natural Clear Gloss Finish
  • Durable Black Eclipse Heli-Mount Frame
  • 7-12" Compound Radius Comfortable Neck Profile
  • Deluxe Black Binding with Decorative White Stripe
  • Heart Blossom Inlay
  • Premium Right Angle High Ratio Tuning Machines
  • Timbr-Tronic Exotic Wood Cap Tone Ring Plus Nechville's exclusive Cyclotronic Rolling Rim Pot System with Lightweight Tone Spheres
  • 3 Ply Maple Rim
  • Hard Shell Case, with Adjustment Tools and Manual
  • Renaissance Head

Free with this Banjo
All 5-string Nechville Bluegrass Banjos include the FREE items listed in the right column. This banjo includes 5 Ross Nickerson DVDs, an electronic banjo tuner, unlimited access to Ross' All Online Lesson's with no expiration, TKL Professional Hard Shell Banjo Case, Free Professional Set-up and Free US Shipping. It's OK to make substitutions for free items or receive credit for any free items offered too.

Call or email us anytime with questions or for our special price.
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Free hard case
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Your banjo comes with a free hard shell banjo case. $199 retail

Free / 5 Ross Nickerson DVDs
Fundamentals of Five String Banjo,
Banjo Jamming and Play Along
,
Playing Banjo By Ear & Learning Chords
,
Rock Solid Banjo Timing and Backup
. and
How to Practice Banjo.$99 value   

If you want to substitute different DVDs it's Ok to call or email with DVD substitutions too.
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tunerFree Banjo Tuner
We include a free electronic banjo tuner. You can never have too many of these handy. This free clip on banjo tuner works great for fast and noise free banjo tuning.

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Heli-Mount Features Include:

  • Patented Heli-Mount Frame
  • Adjustable Radiused Neck Attachment
  • Stainless Steel Two Way Truss Rod
  • Extra Wide, Long Lasting Frets
  • Nechville's Supreme Quality Finish
  • GHS Strings: .010, .012, .014, .022, .010
  • Remo Medium Crown Head
  • Side Position Dots
  • Nechville In-Line Tailpiece
  • Nechville Enterprise Bridge
  • Detailed Owner's Manual (Also Available for Download)
  • Heli-Mount and Allen Wrenches,
  • Lifetime Warranty

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Nechville - Athena Heli-Mount Banjo

As beautiful and elegant as its mythical namesake, the Athena is substantially lighter light in weight but with no loss of tone. It is sonically bold and dripping with tone.

The radiused neck is sleek and comfortable. Being slightly narrower than most of our necks, it is easy to get your hand around no matter the length of your fingers. The inspiring Heart Blossom inlay sparkles in abalone and pearl, with a story of friendship and love. The perfect finish on the walnut neck and resonator highlights work of the highest quality, and as efficiently light as it is, you'll enjoy playing it for hours.

Upon striking your first notes, you'll be surprised by the lively, full bodied notes that emerge. This is the sound more banjos should have – rich, saturated, powerful tone. It is as if the banjo doesn't know its lighter than it is. But you will be happy every time you pick it up, and your back will be happy too.

The Nechville in-line tailpiece is adjustable three different ways, and remember that this is a Heli-Mount. It is quickly customizable for any style or custom setup.
Now you know why Nechville Heli-mounts are described as stable and versatile yet simple and elegantly beautiful.

BanjoTeacher.com is an authorized dealer for all Nechville Banjo Models and at the best prices. Call or email us anytime for a price quote or price match. Toll free 1-866-322-6567 email us 

Nechville Banjos Set Up

  • All Nechville Banjos purchased are delivered to you professionally set up and ready to play.
  • 5th string Capo Spikes at the 7th 9th and 10th frets are installed FREE on any Nechville model purchased at Banjoteacher.com. It's always OK to request capo spikes installed at different frets too.
  • Hard shell Case and Shipping is complimentary on all Nechville Banjos

Athena Features

  • Premium Seasoned Black Walnut Neck and Resonator
  • Natural Clear Gloss Finish
  • Durable Black Eclipse Heli-Mount Frame
  • 7-12" Compound Radius Comfortable Neck Profile
  • Deluxe Black Binding with Decorative White Stripe
  • Heart Blossom Inlay
  • Premium Right Angle High Ratio Tuning Machines
  • Timbr-Tronic Exotic Wood Cap Tone Ring Plus Nechville's exclusive Cyclotronic Rolling Rim Pot System with Lightweight Tone Spheres
  • 3 Ply Maple Rim
  • Hard Shell Case, with Adjustment Tools and Manual
  • Renaissance Head

Free with this Banjo
All 5-string Nechville Bluegrass Banjos include the FREE items listed in the right column. This banjo includes 5 Ross Nickerson DVDs, an electronic banjo tuner, unlimited access to Ross' All Online Lesson's with no expiration, TKL Professional Hard Shell Banjo Case, Free Professional Set-up and Free US Shipping. It's OK to make substitutions for free items or receive credit for any free items offered too.

Call or email us anytime with questions or for our special price.
1-866-322-6567 email us

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