This instrument is in Very-Good Condition Showing only minor dings/nicks/scratches/scuffs which are normal for its age. The Resonator was originally damaged but has been professionally repaired. This banjo features the original ball bearing tone-ring with shotgun skirt, resonator, rim & pot. It was converted from a tenor to a 5-string using a RB-250 neck that was made sometime in the 1970’s and currently has planetary/Keith style tuners installed. The fingerboard has been completely refretted with brand new frets and the hoop uses all new tension hooks. Included is a period correct case, however, it is in Poor-Condition.
This instrument has been professionally setup and plays excellently!
We inspect each and every instrument we ship out for maximum playability. We adjust the action and adjust intonation when needed. If you would like a specific adjustment, just add it to your order notes and we would be happy to adjust to your liking.
Important information if shipping outside of the USA:
Please note: To help insure the future availability of certain materials used in the construction of this instrument, additional fees and/or documentation may be required when shipping this item outside of the USA. This is due to the CITES treaty, which regulates international trade of certain materials like rosewood, abalone, and pearl. If you purchase this item to be shipped outside of the USA, we’ll determine whether the regulations apply to your order, and will contact you with more information if necessary