Gibson TB-1 Conversion (1930)

$3,500
sku: 70U-204193
This conversion banjo is built around the maple resonator and rim from a 1930 Gibson TB-1. The Huber 5-string conversion neck is made of mahogany fand features a bound rosewood fretboard with Style 3 inlays. It’s been fitted with a Huber HR-30 tone ring, and a newer one-piece flange, armrest, and Presto tailpiece have also been installed. This banjo is in very good-excellent condition.   More Details...

  • Nice mahogany Huber conversion neck 
  • Bound rosewood fingerboard with pearl Style 3 inlays
  • Double cut peghead
  • Maple resonator and ~5/8" maple rim
  • Huber HR-30 tone ring
  • Original tension hoop
  • Newer one-piece flange, armrest, and Presto tailpiece installed
  • 11" frosted head
  • 1-3/16" nut
  • ~26-3/8" scale
  • Dual coordinator rods
  • 24 hooks
  • Recent tuners and geared 5th string peg
  • Crossrock hardshell case
  • Consignment
  • VG-EC
  • SN: 9539-23