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Gibson Style 3 Conversion (1936)

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An incredible conversion banjo, this Gibson Style 3 features an original 1936 TB-3 maple rim with Gibson label and original double white bound mahogany resonator with 2 concentric purfling rings. The conversion 5-string mahogany neck was made by Steve Huber and features a rosewood fingerboard with Flying Eagle inlays and Mastertone block at the 21st fret. Other details include a Huber HR-30 flathead tone ring, nickel plated hardware, dual coordinator rods, and railroad spikes at frets 7, 8, and 9. This gorgeous instrument is in very good/excellent condition.


Original 1936 TB-3 maple rim with Gibson label
Original double white bound mahogany resonator with 2 concentric w-b-w purfling rings
Huber HR-30 flathead tone ring
Nickel plated hardware including 1-piece flange (with Doehler casting mark)
Dual coordinator rods
Conversion 5-string mahogany neck by Steve Huber
Rosewood fingerboard with Flying Eagle inlays and Mastertone block at 21st fret
"GROVER PAT." stamped tuners with ivoroid buttons
Railroad spikes at frets 7, 8, & 9
1-3/16" nut
26-1/4" scale
11" frosted head
With Superior brand HSC

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Category: Banjos
Ad Number 119746
Posted: Jan 13, 2018 07:59 AM CDT

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Elderly Instruments
1100 N. Washington Ave.
Lansing MI 48901
United States

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