Synthesize Your World

Introducing the Universe's first synth-ready banjo. Equipped with RMC pickups and a humbucker, the Cosmos is ready to plug into your computer or synth unit and make sounds you've never heard come out of the instrument.

Your choice of wood
Many custom options available
RMC pickups
5 individual RMC polyphonic piezo pickups
Synth ready
Ready to connect to synth unit or your DAW
Dual Pickup System
Blend synth sounds with neck humbucker
Nechville Clearcoat Finish
Won't crack like traditional lacquer
Radiused Fingerboard
7-12" compound radius for playability and comfort

Listen to synthesized sounds created with the Cosmos

Compensated Bridge
The solution to intonation issues and the gateway to great sound

Mini Banjo Head (on Universal model)
6" head busts feedback and gives a nice acoustic sound

High Ratio Tuners
Super precision 14:1 right angle tuners

Retail price:

Starting at 4995

Includes Professional Hard Shell Case
Many Custom Options Available

Custom Options

Looking for something based on these models?

We can customize just about every part of the banjo.

Here are some examples:

Add EMG 81 Humbucker
Add tunneled 5th string
Custom inlay
Custom design work
Custom scale
Exotic wood
Specialty binding
Custom frame color
Narrower neck profile

See our custom design page for more ideas. Let us help you dream up your next banjo!



The fine print:

Feature Spec
Neck Wood Standard: Maple
Resonator Wood N/A
Approx. Weight 5.8 lbs
Neck Profile 1.28" at nut
Bridge Spacing J.D. Crowe
Scale Length 26 3/8"
Binding Black
5th String Standard
5th String Roller N/A
Tuner Ratio 14:1, 4:1 on 5th string
Peghead Geo 4
Tone Ring 6" Corian
Radiused Yes
Inlay Hex
Head White
Finish Nechville Clear
Stain Honey Amber Sunburst
Truss Rod 2-Way Stainless
Frets Nickel
Case Premium Hard Shell
String Gauge .010", .012", .014", .022", .010"
Pickup System Dual source EMG FT and Shattan piezo

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