Gibson TB-3 Conversion (1935)

$11,500
sku: 70U-203417
This Gibson TB-3 Conversion is a fine sounding, recently converted 1935 Gibson TB-3 pot assembly with an uncut ~19/32 maple rim and the original mahogany resonator. The Frank Neat 5-string conversion neck has an ebony fingerboard with pearl flying eagle inlays. It’s equipped with Five Star Planetary tuners and geared 5th string peg. Other features include a First Quality low profile flathead tone ring, a Prucha Presto tailpiece, and a one-piece flange. This banjo is in excellent-minus condition  More Details...

  • Recently converted 1935 Gibson TB-3 pot assembly with uncut ~19/32 maple rim and original mahogany resonator
  • Frank Neat conversion neck
  • Double cut peghead
  • Ebony fingerboard with pearl flying eagle inlays
  • "MASTERTONE" inlaid on 21st fret
  • Pearl nut
  • Dual coordinator rods
  • One piece flange
  • First Quality low profile flathead tone ring
  • Five Star Planetary tuners and geared 5th string peg
  • Prucha Presto tailpiece
  • 1-3/16" nut
  • ~26-1/4" scale
  • Replacement hooks and nuts
  • With TKL hardshell case on consignment
  • EC- with some wear on resonator
  • Includes original tenor neck, 40 hole archtop tone ring, un-punched "Grover Patent" Presto tailpiece, hooks and nuts, and tenor original hardshell case (blue lining)
  • SN: 405-3