Vintage Bacon peerles 5 string
Price: $849.00 USD
Beautiful 1924 Bacon peerless banjo with custom 5 string neck. Original 11 " pot with tone ring and all original hardware . Very clean and un molested, New Calf skin head, no knot tail piece, custom 3 piece maple neck built to resemble the original but with all the modern features needed to make a real players banjo, 3 piece curly maple, solid ebony fret board with binding 2 way adjustable truss rod allows use of steel strings and fully adjustable from heel end to preserve vintage appearance. 26 1/4 scale, walnut laminated peg head, walnut heel cap, original numbers matching dowel stick used in conversion, slightly wider neck 1 5/16 at nut and 2 " at heel. low action with 11 16 bridge is very easy to play and very comfortable and well balanced. new geared tuners, bone nut and raised bone pip makes claw hammer style playing much easier. clean clear intonation and very sweet sounding with outstanding volume . Skin head creates a very sweet vintage sound. You won't be disappointed.
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Posted By: laguna21dc
United States, Thousand Oaks, CA, 91360
Condition of Banjo: Used - Very Good Condition
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