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SOLD For Sale: SOLD: Short Scale Mini/kid's/travel 5 String Banjo

Posted By: hudie (+13) | Rate Member
 Member 10+ Years  Verified Seller  Returns allowed with money back refund

$320 USD

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A 1930 "ish" tenor banjo of unknown make converted to a 5 string. it is set up and ready to play. The banjo sounds good and plays easy. You can listen to this banjo played in the clawhammer style by clicking on the link below. Tune is Booth Shot Lincoln. Key of A.

The 10" birdseye maple pot is all original including the skin head. There is some tarnish on the metal parts, but all in all in very good condtion.

The original fretboad was removed and then the maple neck taken apart. I added a walnut center lamination and added a new fretboard. The neck was then reconfirgured for a 5th string. The scale length is 20 3/4". The peghead friction tuners are original and the geared 5th peg is new. Medium gauge strings sit on a 5/8" bridge. The string action is 3 mm above the 12th fret. Fretboard is 1 1/4" wide at the nut and 2" wide at the end. The banjo in at 4 lbs. Tthe total length of the banjo is 30 inches.

The banjo will be shipped in the pictured case which has a small cutout to accomodate the 5th string.


United States, Port Orchard, WA, 98366


Based on zip code via UPS or USPS

Payment Methods:

Check/Money Order, Cash (in person), Paypal

Return Policy:

Returns accepted. Buyer must contact seller within 2 days to arrange return. Refund will be given as Money Back. Buyer pays return shipping.

Additional return policy details: Sold as is. Returns only accepted for damage due shipping.

Condition of Item(s):

Used - Very Good Condition




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