Gibson TB-1 Conversion (1930)
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...
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A great setup can make a world of difference. This instrument has been thoroughly inspected and expertly set up to play comfortably and sound its best.
Elderly Warranty: None Manufacturer's Warranty: None
- 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
- SN: 9539-23