banjira Compact Tanpura, Solid Toon Wood, 4-String, G Rosul
Item #: TMCN
Your Price: $287.10
Compact 4-string wooden box style tanpura made of toon wood. A popular portable tanpura.
The tanpura is a drone instrument that can resemble the sitar depending on style. Each string can only play one note at a time.
Accessories Included: Nylon soft case
Item overall: 34" L x 3.5" H x 5" W
Body: The body is made out of tune wood (red cedar).
Soundboard: The sound board is made out of tune wood (red cedar).
Sound holes: Includes 1 circular sound hole close to the bridge.
Strings: There are 4 strings that are bronze on steel and are metal wound, producing a rich tone. The strings act as drones and the diameter of each string is (left to right): .047" w, .023 w, .023" w, .026" w. Each string has a ball end and is 36" long.
Tuning Pegs/Levers: There are 4 mechanical geared right angle tuning pegs/levers with a 1:11 ratio.
Nut: Made from tune wood. Neck at Nut: 3.5" W; Nut: 3.5" W
Bridge: Made from hard wood and natural bone; Strings at Bridge: 2" W