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New Deering Terry Baucom

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$4,699.00
Case: Original Deering-branded case
Description: Lowe Vintage is an authorized dealer for Deering Banjo Company! From Deering's website:

Capture the sound of the Duke of Drive, Terry Baucom! Designed with Terry's hard driving bluegrass style in mind, this incredible American Walnut banjo features a light weight bell bronze 20 hole Deering tone ring. Terry also chose the traditional Deering neck shape for optimum comfort and for the fast and accurate fretting demanded by his hard-driving playing style.

Set up includes an 11/16 bridge with slightly wider string spacing and a head tuned to A. This magical banjo is loud and resonant, perfect for hard driving bluegrass music and any other style you wish to play on it!

The Neck:
Walnut
Slender Deering Neck Shape
Bone Nut
Slightly Wider String Spacing
Natural Ebony Fingerboard
22 Glued In Nickel-Silver Frets
Mother of Pearl Mustache inlays
Ivoroid Bound Fingerboard with Black/ White Trim
Adjustable Truss Rod
Deering Smooth Planetary Banjo Tuners
Deering Geared 5th String Tuner
High Gloss Finish

The Pot:
Deering Light Weight - 20 Hole Bell Bronze Tone Ring
Deering Premium Violin Grade 3-ply Maple Rim
Deering Brass Notched Tension Hoop
Frosted Top Head, Medium Crown
24 Round Hooks with Hex Nuts
One Piece Cast Resonator Flange
11/16 Deering Signature Maple/Ebony Bridge
Deering True Tone Tailpiece

Resonator:
Walnut
Ivoroid Binding with Black/White Trim
Deep Resonator for more resonance
Tapered on the inside for projection of Tone
High Gloss Finish

Tone:
The balance between the weight of the Terry Baucom tone ring and the rim\\\'s musical response produces a more resonant sound chamber. From bass notes to highs, every note is clear and balanced in volume up the entire neck. The response of this magical banjo is loud and resonant, perfect for hard driving bluegrass music.

Tuned:
g,D,G,B,D in standard tuning
Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well.

Includes a Deering Hardshell Case

Dimensions:
Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/4"
Scale Length Nut to Bridge 26 1/4"
Resonator diameter 13 7/8"
Overall Instrument Length 38"
Weight Approx. 11 lbs

Lifetime Warranty:
The trust and pride we share in our product gives us the confidence to grant every owner of a Deering banjo a Lifetime Warranty ensuring the quality of our materials and workmanship.

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About us: Lowe Vintage Instrument Company specializes in bringing our customers the finest vintage fretted instruments in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Since opening our storefront in downtown Burlington, North Carolina in 2014, we have been recognized by NAMM as one of the top music retailers in the world with their annual “Top 100 Dealer” award for three consecutive years. Whether you’re looking to buy your very first vintage instrument or want to sell a lifetime’s collection, we appreciate the opportunity to earn your business.

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Posted: Jul 20, 2018 03:35 PM CDT

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Lowe Vintage Instrument Co.
327 S Main St.
Burlington NC 27215
USA
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Lefty Pisgah Rambler With Dobson Tone Ring

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For sale is a great left-handed Pisgah Rambler with Dobson Tone Ring. Dyed calfskin head, Dobson heel, stainless steel rim, walnut neck, richlite fingerboard.

It sounds and plays great, especially for clawhammer and old-time fingerpicking. Comes with a hardcase.

1,000.00 OBO. Buyer pays shipping.

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Ad Number 127107
Posted: Jul 20, 2018 01:19 PM CDT

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Jake Maynard

Mt. Jewett Pennsylvania 16740
United States
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Bart Reiter Banjos - Special Open-Back

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This Bart Reiter Special 11" Open-Back Banjo is a clean-cut and straightforward player that evokes traditional sounding banjos, only here with an especially mellow tone. This has an 11" three-ply laminated Maple rim with a Rosewood cap, a notched tension hoop, and 24 L-Shoe brackets. The tone ring is Rolled Brass and is topped with a Fiberskyn 2 head. Great for both frailing and clawhammer-style playing, this is a nice and versatile banjo with plenty of volume.

This has a 26 1/4" scale length and 1 1/4" nut width. Its Maple neck is steel-reinforced and has an adjustable truss rod, while the fingerboard is Ebony and matched with a 5/8" Ebony-topped bridge. Other features include a laminated veneer down the center of the neck; a Maple dowel stick; 22 nickel-silver frets with pearloid dot inlays; a bone nut; and a no-knot tailpiece. This Bart Reiter Special 11" Open-Back Banjo is a superb instrument overall and comes full setup to your specs. A case is not included, but we do have one available for it for a little more.

11" 3-ply Laminated Maple rim with Rosewood cap, notched tension hoop, and 24 L-Shoe brackets
Rolled Brass tone ring and Fiberskyn 2 head
26 1/4" scale length
Steel-Reinforced Hard Maple neck with laminated veneer and Maple dowel stick
Ebony fingerboard with 22 nickel-silver frets and Pearloid dot inlays
1 1/4" nut width, Bone
Ebony-topped bridge with No-Knot tailpiece
4 Planetary tuning pegs and geared 5th tuner
Case available upon request

$1,295.00

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About us: For over 30 years, Mass Street Music has been proudly selling, buying and trading the best vintage, new and used guitars, amps, mandolins and more right in the heart of Lawrence, Kansas - just a short drive from Kansas City and Topeka. We also ship globally, bringing the best hometown guitar service & selection right to your door. We're known for exceptional quality, value and outstanding personal service. A set up from one of our luthiers is always included with a new instrument. Welcome to Mass Street Music... sit back, grab a cup of coffee and browse a while.

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Nechville Vintage w/ Free Shipping And Free Tuner

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The Nechville Vintage is the perfect marriage of tradition and technology! A classic look married to Nechville’s Helimount pot! All banjos from The Banjo Store go through a thurough inspection and pro set up!
Shoot me a message for a special Cafe price!!!

This banjo features:
Mahogany neck and resonator
Flying Eagle Inlay pattern
Ebony fretboard
Corona (Nickel) frame
Black binding with white line
Cyclotronic system
Spikes at 7&9
Hard case included

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Ad Number 127049
Posted: Jul 18, 2018 10:08 PM CDT

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The Banjo Store

Franklin Ohio

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Gibson RB-6 Checkerboard

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I bought this Gibson RB6 for my collection in 11/18/2004. I have had many custom Banjos and at Seventy one, I do not need them all. This is the last one left, that I have for sale.

This is a Gibson, Style 6 Checkerboard, was made in 2004. SN/ 6041004

This is a one of a kind, RB6, as you can see using a very tight grain wood, in the neck and resonator, almost one on top of the other. It was special order.

The production RB6 is about HALF of that grains thickness, and are all a like as close as possible. It would be easy to compare with Production RB6's found in the Net.

Gibson necks are made by First Quality Music, and that is where I got it from after, First Quality talked Gibson Company into it, as they wanted all the RB6's the same.

It has a Shubb 5th String, 8" Long, Sliding, Gold Plated Capo.

It also has a set of Gold Plated, Keith, "D" Tuners for the 2nd, and 3rd Strings, and it has the Original Tuners with it also, with the Original tail piece.

I think the Gold Plate on the RB6 is 18K? It is all Hand Engraved.

The price is 7,500.00.

As far as I know, they have not made this Model for about 10 years, it would be easy to check out.

These Gibson RB6's will keep going up in price, as there are not many of them, and surely, none has wood like this one!

There are NO scratches dings, or dents. Estimate, has been played about, 5 hours.

This is NOT a reproduction that Gibson has made. It is a continuation of original serial numbers from 1928 to 1934. Only difference is a much higher Quality.

Thanks,

Herm

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Ad Number 127045
Posted: Jul 18, 2018 08:15 PM CDT

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Herman Kohnke

Clare Iowa 50524
U.S.A.
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Gibson 5 String, RB6, Checker Board

Reiter Regent (2006)

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A great instrument built by Bart Reiter in Michigan, this Reiter Regent openback banjo features a maple neck and resonator, both with a natural finish. It has an 11” frosted head, Whyte Laydie tone ring, and Planetary tuners. Great for old time music and much more, this banjo is in excellent condition.

$1,150.00

Natural finish maple neck and rim
Rosewood rim cap
22-fret ebony fingerboard
Pearl dot inlays
11" frosted head
24 brackets
Whyte Laydie tone ring
Ebony headstock overlay with pearl star inlay
Planetary tuners
1-9/32" nut
26-3/4" scale
Original hardshell case
Consignment
EC
SN: 2673

2016 Deering Eagle II

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2016 Deering Eagle 2 in excellent condition. This banjo features the innovative "twenty ten" tone ring, designed by Jens Kruger and Greg Deering. It has a wonderful voice with a stronger midrange than most resonator banjos. It's plenty powerful enough for bluegrass but has a sweetness to the tone that would sound wonderful played clawhammer style. This one has been upgraded with an attractive wooden Ome armrest and bridge (originals are in the case). Comes with it's original deluxe Deering archtop case, also in excellent condition.

$2,000.00

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Ad Number 127025
Posted: Jul 18, 2018 11:21 AM CDT

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Fiddler's Green Music Shop
1809 W. 35th Street
Austin TX 78703
USA
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1918 Gibson F4
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1950 Martin Tenor Ukulele
2002 Breedlove Quartz Of
1918 Gibson A Style
Eastman MDA815 Mandola
Pava Pro F5
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1973 Ome Grubstake Banjo
2013 Martin 000-15M
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Gibson TB-3 Mastertone Conversion With Steve Huber Tone Ring

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Gibson TB-3 Mastertone Conversion with Steve Huber Tone Ring Model 5 String Resonator Banjo (1926), made in Kalamazoo, Michigan, serial # 8226-45, dark mahogany lacquer finish, laminated maple resonator, laminated maple rim; maple neck with rosewood fingerboard, black hard shell case.

This is a very fine and interesting 1920s Gibson Mastertone conversion to 5-string banjo, with an original 1926 TB-3 rim fitted with a very finely made older replica 5-string neck and a special flathead conversion tone ring by the maestro of these, Steve Huber. As all-original Gibson Mastertone 5-string banjos from this period are almost unobtainable, nearly all examples in use today are similarly converted from Tenor or Plectrum.

The Mastertone TB-3 was Gibson's baseline professional tenor banjo, but still a medium/fancy instrument and considered a Gibson working musician's classic. The model was the lowest grade banjo with the full Mastertone flange, resonator, and tone ring hardware package; the original resonator is bound on the bottom edge but otherwise plain. The 1926 tone ring was originally the arch-top ball bearing style, coupled with the 2-piece tube-and-plate flange in use at the time.

This banjo has been fitted with the special Huber flathead conversion tone ring that does not require cutting the rim, which brings the sound into the classic Bluegrass realm. While the combination of this flathead ring with the two-piece flange is not absolutely the Bluegrass standard, it still makes for a very fine-sounding instrument at a price only a small fraction of what an original flat-head, one-piece flange Mastertone rim alone would command.

The maple neck is similar in style to what a period RB-3 would have carried, but with a slightly longer 27" scale. The original TB-3 used a mahogany neck, and the combination of the long scale and harder maple construction definitely add to the power of this instrument's sound. The fingerboard and headstock face have a notched diamond pearl inlay similar to the original, with a larger "Mastertone" block with slightly oversized lettering at the bottom end. The two lower tuners are 5-Star Planets with composite buttons, while the upper two are cammed modern Scruggs pegs. The tailpiece is a 5-string replica of the original Presto style.

The workmanship on the neck is very fine if not exactly to original Gibson spec. We don't know who made it, but it is to a higher standard than some we have seen! The original tenor neck is included, as is the tailpiece and original arch-top tone ring, still housed in the labeled box Mr. Huber shipped the rim in. This package makes for a wonderful collection documenting some of this banjo's history, from birth as a jazz 4-string to its current incarnation as a bluegrass powerhouse.

Overall length is 37 3/4 in. (95.9 cm.), 11 in. (27.9 cm.) diameter head, and 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm.) in depth, measured at side of rim. Scale length is 27 in. (686 mm.). Width of nut is 1 1/4 in. (32 mm.).

This banjo is in excellent playing condition overall, with some typical finish wear to the resonator and back of the neck. The lacquer in both areas shows numerous small scuffs and dings, but no major loss. The chrome plating on the rim hardware is largely intact, with some small areas of dirt and wear but no major loss. The bolts to mount the resonator have been replaced by small screws.

The neck finish shows an area of small dings and chips to the finish on the back around the 7th-10th fret area, and the heavily yellowed lacquer on the binding is worn off in a number of spots. The lacquer on the headstock face is similarly yellowed and chipped off in spots.

There are railroad spikes in the fingerboard at positions 7 and 9, and a filled hole from a previous spike at fret 10. There is a small piece of rosewood chipped off the treble side of the fingerboard at the rim joint, and an equally small piece of binding missing on the bass side.

Overall a really great-sounding and playing banjo; one of the nicest tube-and-plate conversions we have handled. The tone is rich and full but still with the bluegrass "ring" Mastertones are so sought after for. Includes a more recent HSC and the original Tenor neck and tailpiece, along with the dismounted original archtop tone ring. A unique conversion and a very fine player's instrument. Excellent Condition.

$5,500.00

2006 Deering 30th Anniversary

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$3,995.00

Case: Original case

Description: This banjo is another example of Deering's superior craftsmanship and excellent tone. It features a beautiful curly maple resonator with a deeper "Tenbrooks" profile, neck with special 30th Anniversary mother-of-pearl inlay pattern, and Jens Kruger tone ring. From driving bluegrass to more melodic passages, this banjo has you covered. It has some light play wear and normal aging of the metal parts on a banjo that has seen some playing time. There were only 30 of this model made and the original suggested retail price was $7,799. This banjo definitely won't last!

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About us: Lowe Vintage Instrument Company specializes in bringing our customers the finest vintage fretted instruments in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Since opening our storefront in downtown Burlington, North Carolina in 2014, we have been recognized by NAMM as one of the top music retailers in the world with their annual “Top 100 Dealer” award for three consecutive years. Whether you’re looking to buy your very first vintage instrument or want to sell a lifetime’s collection, we appreciate the opportunity to earn your business.

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Ad Number 126990
Posted: Jul 17, 2018 10:42 AM CDT

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Lowe Vintage Instrument Co.
327 S Main St.
Burlington NC 27215
USA
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New Deering Terry Baucom
New Waterloo Wl-14
1926 Gibson TB-3
1956 Gibson J-45
2015 Martin OM-21
1939 Gibson J-35
2015 Ome Wizard
1919 Gibson A-3
1967 Gibson RB-250
New Collings MF5
2009 Collings Om1 Varnish
1940 C. Kalamazoo Kgn-12 Conversion
1927/28 Gibson TB-Bella Voce
New Collings MF
New Collings MF5 Deluxe Varnish
1966 Gibson A-50
New Collings MT2
1940 C. Kalamazoo Kgn-12 Conversion

1926 Gibson TB-3

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$3,895.00

Case: Newer hardshell case

Description: Great ball-bearing tone ring conversion. Resonator has been re-finished and appears to be an early Gibson model but not original to this banjo. Original tuners used in conversion neck. Punched prewar Presto tailpiece.

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About us: Lowe Vintage Instrument Company specializes in bringing our customers the finest vintage fretted instruments in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Since opening our storefront in downtown Burlington, North Carolina in 2014, we have been recognized by NAMM as one of the top music retailers in the world with their annual “Top 100 Dealer” award for three consecutive years. Whether you’re looking to buy your very first vintage instrument or want to sell a lifetime’s collection, we appreciate the opportunity to earn your business.

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Posted: Jul 17, 2018 08:07 AM CDT

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Lowe Vintage Instrument Co.
327 S Main St.
Burlington NC 27215
USA
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New Deering Terry Baucom
New Waterloo Wl-14
2006 Deering 30th Anniversary
1956 Gibson J-45
2015 Martin OM-21
1939 Gibson J-35
2015 Ome Wizard
1919 Gibson A-3
1967 Gibson RB-250
New Collings MF5
2009 Collings Om1 Varnish
1940 C. Kalamazoo Kgn-12 Conversion
1927/28 Gibson TB-Bella Voce
New Collings MF
New Collings MF5 Deluxe Varnish
1966 Gibson A-50
New Collings MT2
1940 C. Kalamazoo Kgn-12 Conversion

Vega-Deering Pete Seeger Longneck- Mint

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Like new, Deering "VEGA" Pete Seeger Long Neck 5-String Banjo. Famous "tubaphone" tone ring with bracket band. Shubb 5th string capo installed. Original Hardshell case. $2495, "FREE" shipping. PayPal accepted. Personal check accepted(banjo will be shipped when check clears the banking system). CONUS only. Not interested in trades.

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Ad Number 126923
Posted: Jul 15, 2018 08:21 PM CDT

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Phil D

HSB Tx

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1975 Baldwin Ode Model 6510

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1975 Baldwin Ode 6510 in great condition. There are some minor surface scratches here and there but it's in much better shape than most instruments over 40 years old. Wonderful ring and balanced tone with a great setup with low action. This is a LOT of banjo for the money!. Comes with a hardshell case.

$875.00

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Ad Number 126902
Posted: Jul 15, 2018 12:15 PM CDT

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Fiddler's Green Music Shop
1809 W. 35th Street
Austin TX 78703
USA
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1918 Gibson F4
2016 Deering Eagle II
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1950 Martin Tenor Ukulele
2002 Breedlove Quartz Of
1918 Gibson A Style
Eastman MDA815 Mandola
Pava Pro F5
Passernig Mandola
1973 Ome Grubstake Banjo
2013 Martin 000-15M
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2006 Weber Special Edition F5
1950 Gibson L-48
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Vega Tubaphone #3 Plectrum Banjo - 1925

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This banjo was purchased by my Dad, who collected banjos, from the great banjo player, Curtis McPeake back in 1978. Curtis performed with Danny Davis and the Nashville Brass as well as Flatt and Scruggs. It is a Vega Tubaphone #3, Plectrum 4-string from 1925. Serial # 70114. The banjo comes in a hard case which is a bit worn, and with a strap and picks. The neck is hand carved and ornate, and the frets have some pearl inlays. Although this instrument is very sentimental to me, I am hoping to find a buyer who really wants to play this beautiful instrument and bring it back to life!!

Price: $1200 + $75 shipping
48 hour approval period, buyer pays return shipping
Item must be returned in the condition it was sent out
More photos and info on request..thanks.

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Posted: Jul 14, 2018 08:42 PM CDT

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Heidi L Reiter
16271 Cranberry Court
Davie FL 33331
United States
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Cedar Mountain Banjo - Lo Gordon

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Cedar Man Banjo, built by Lo Gordon. 11" maple pot and cherry neck. Recently, professionally set up/tuned-up with a new head. This banjo sounds, plays and looks great. It comes shipped in a hard case (the case has some wear). $1150.00, shipping and insurance included. 48 hr trial period. Buyer pays for shipping/ insurance both ways if returned.

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Ad Number 126889
Posted: Jul 14, 2018 07:44 PM CDT

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Aldo Lavaggi

Chatham NY 12037

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2015 Ome Wizard

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$1,895.00

Case: Hardshell case

Description: “The Wizard” is OME’s all-mahogany model and it has the sweet, deep tone you want in an open back for old-time music. The Wizard has been one of OME’s best sellers since its inception and its easy to see why…the banjo itself is beautiful and the playability is excellent. Cosmetically the banjo is in like-new condition.

From OME:

Wizard Features:

NECK
South American Mahogany neck
25.5” scale and 1.34” nut width
17 Fret ebony fingerboard with S-scoop
Two-way adjustable truss rod
MOP Star in peghead & fingerboard scoop
Victorian peghead with ebony overlay
Boat shaped ebony capped heel
Inlayed front and side position markers
Hardened nickel-silver frets and bone string nut
Capo spikes at 7th and 9th frets
OME Planetary tuners with amber knobs
Tung-oil varnish finish

BODY
12” 2-ply solid mahogany Tone Rim
Ebonite capped and simulated tortoise bound rim
26/12” rim brackets & Sweetone tailpiece
Heavy notched tension hoop & Renaissance head
Adjustable wood rim-rod & Trillium bridge
Aged Brass hardware & satin lacquer finish
Deluxe hard-shell, plush-lined case.
Optional OME rosewood armrest

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About us: Lowe Vintage Instrument Company specializes in bringing our customers the finest vintage fretted instruments in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Since opening our storefront in downtown Burlington, North Carolina in 2014, we have been recognized by NAMM as one of the top music retailers in the world with their annual “Top 100 Dealer” award for three consecutive years. Whether you’re looking to buy your very first vintage instrument or want to sell a lifetime’s collection, we appreciate the opportunity to earn your business.

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Posted: Jul 13, 2018 03:10 PM CDT

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Lowe Vintage Instrument Co.
327 S Main St.
Burlington NC 27215
USA
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New Deering Terry Baucom
New Waterloo Wl-14
2006 Deering 30th Anniversary
1926 Gibson TB-3
1956 Gibson J-45
2015 Martin OM-21
1939 Gibson J-35
1919 Gibson A-3
1967 Gibson RB-250
New Collings MF5
2009 Collings Om1 Varnish
1940 C. Kalamazoo Kgn-12 Conversion
1927/28 Gibson TB-Bella Voce
New Collings MF
New Collings MF5 Deluxe Varnish
1966 Gibson A-50
New Collings MT2
1940 C. Kalamazoo Kgn-12 Conversion

Custom Mastertone Style Maple Banjo - Flying Eagle Inlays

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$2,400.00

Good handmade Maple banjo from a respected local builder, using good parts and methods.

Exc(-) condition.

Figured Maple banjo with all standard mastertone parts. Medium honey-brown finish. Cream bindings around resonator top and back and along fingerboard.

Double-cut peghead w/ Gibson logo at top and Flying Eagle inlays. Gabon Ebony fingerboard with pearl Flying Eagle inlay pattern. R.R. spikes at A, B, C & D. No fret wear.

All nickel parts. Gibson 2-bracket armrest and 4-hump clamshell T.P. Currently set-up with fiberskyn head.

This is a good, solid banjo, with strong sound and presence.
Comes with good HC.

Nechville Electric Meteor Tenor Banjo

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Excellent condition.

Mint condition electric tenor banjo from Nechville, with two pickups: an EMG magnetic pickup and a balanced Piezo pickup are separately controlled. The head pickup is a specially made Piezo element that is designed to accurately reproduce its high quality banjo sound. Electronics inside the Meteor process and match both pickups' impedance while balancing their output. A single quarter inch jack carrying a blended signal appears in the side of the instrument below the tailpiece.

The hard maple neck has a 7-12" compound and a 23.5 scale, tuned in CGDA. . The ebony fingerboard and is ornamented with stylish Hexagon inlays. Hardshell case.

$2250 plus $50 shipping.

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Category: Banjos
Ad Number 126793
Posted: Jul 12, 2018 12:21 PM CDT

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David Butler

Pensacola Florida

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Mann Semi-Hollow Electric Tenor Guitar

Gold Tone Ac-5

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GENTLY USED! Some light dings and surface scratching and wear to head. The AC-5 Resonator Banjo may stray a bit from the traditional wood body banjo design, but it packs a punch like no other and will stand up against any banjo in it's price range. The rim and resonator are molded from a composite material that is strong, consistent, and durable. Whether you are new to the banjo and looking for an affordable model to get started on, or you seek the ultimate travel banjo, this banjo packs more than enough heat to echo through the hills and shine in any campfire jam! Included in sale is original bag (exterior deterioration and broken zipper tabs)

$289.00

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Ad Number 126781
Posted: Jul 12, 2018 07:36 AM CDT

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Bernunzio Uptown Music
122 East Ave.
Rochester NY 14620
United States
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Eastman MD315
Luigi Salsedo Mandolin
Gibson A-3
Flatiron 3K On Sale
Gibson TB-3
Martin Style A
Washburn Style #1648
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Gibson TB-3

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Never before offered for-sale, this is a very fine example of a 1931 Gibson TB-3 that has spent most of its life under the bed and is highly suitable for conversion. The rim assembly is totally original from the archtop tonering, to the one piece flange, to the tension hoop, to the hooks/nuts/thumbscrews; label fully intact; stamped 42-10; original four string Presto and armrest present. Mahogany resonator is double-bound, features two concentric rings on back, some mild surface scratching; chalk marked 42-10 present; number also written along the side. Original mahogany tenor neck features rosewood fingerboard, bar frets w/ little wear, pearl inlay w/ Mastertone on 19th fret; double-cut peghead w/ curlicues; equipped with original Grover patent tuners. Included in sale is original Red Line hard case w/ plush pink interior (missing case handle).

$9499.00

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Posted: Jul 11, 2018 01:49 PM CDT

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Bernunzio Uptown Music
122 East Ave.
Rochester NY 14620
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Vega Vegavox I Tenor Banjo (1930)

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Vega Vegavox I Model Tenor Banjo (1930), made in Boston, Mass., serial # 93615, shaded maple finish, laminated maple neck, rim and resonator, ebony fingerboard, black hard shell case.

This fairly early Vegavox I is a nice example of Vega's final development of the tenor banjo family, which even today remains one of the most sought-after of the breed. The Vegavox models appeared at the end of the 1920s, when interest in the tenor banjo was already fading. With their industry-standard Vegaphone line, Vega was arguably the most successful banjo maker of the era, and they weren't going down without a fight!

Developed with input from plectrum virtuoso Eddie Peabody, the Vegavox used the same rim design mounted in a very deep resonator totally enclosing it with the flange mounted just under the head. The tension nuts were adjusted from the top, a design pioneered earlier by Leedy and Ludwig and eventually adopted by Gibson in the 1930s.

The Vegavox line were exclusively high-end professional banjos. This Vox 1 was the simplest model of four styles offered but is still rather fancy. The fingerboard inlay is similar to the earlier Vegaphone Professional, while the elaborate pearl headstock pattern is more like the high-end Artist model. The deep-dish resonator is finished in Vega's subtle shaded maple, with a pie-section back and two thick inlaid lines of celluloid and gold sparkle inlay on the sides. The top-tension nuts and flange is chrome-plated.

The sound is very powerful (the Vegavox is built on the Tub-A-Phone rim) with a deeper dimension than most tenor banjos. Many players who worked as soloists or with small combos preferred the Vegavox to all earlier tenors, and Vega continued to make them -- in small numbers -- up into the late 1960s. This is a lovely early-pattern example and still an exceptionally fine tenor banjo for any application.

Overall length is 33 3/4 in. (85.7 cm.), 11 in. (27.9 cm.) diameter head, and 3 1/4 in. (8.2 cm.) in depth, measured at side of rim. Scale length is 23 in. (584 mm.). Width of nut is 1 1/8 in. (29 mm.).

This banjo shows light-moderate wear overall, but the only alteration is a lovely handmade repro tailpiece; the originals often have failed from metal fatigue by now. There is some wear to the finish on the back of the neck from play, and dings and chips to the resonator sides and back. The frets and fingerboard also show some wear, but the instrument still plays very well with the expected superlative sound. A fine player's example of this fairly rare and much-lauded tenor banjo; includes a later Vega HSC sized for a plectrum/5-string length neck, but otherwise a good fit. Very Good + Condition.

$2,250.00

Deering Vega Senator

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Price: $2,069.00

Neck
Deep Warm Brown Stained Maple
Comfortable Slim Vega Neck Shape
Ebony Fingerboard and nut
Deering Planetary Tuners
Deering Geared 5th String Tuner
22 Pressed in Nickel Silver Frets
Pot
Violin Grade 3-ply Maple Rim
Open Back
Warm Brown Stained
Spun Brass Tone Ring
Beveled Tension Hoop
24 flat hooks and 9/32″ Hex Nuts
Shoe & Screw Bracket Assembly
11″ Medium Crown Renaissance Head
No Knot Tailpiece (Deering True Tone Tailpeice optional at no extra charge)
Nickel Plated Hardware
Durable Satin Finish
Dimensions
Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/4″
Scale Length Nut to Bridge 26 1/4″
Diameter 11″
Overall Instrument Length 37 1/2
Weight Approx. 6 lbs

Includes A Deering Vega Hardshell Case and Limited Lifetime Warranty

Here is what our buddies at the Deering Banjo Company have to say about their Deering Vega Senator Banjo.

A spun brass tone ring, ideal for Old Time, Classical, Folk, Civil War music, over 100 years of Vega tradition and Deering's innovative approach to banjo crafting went into the creation of the Vega Senator model. The spun brass tone ring gives it a bright yet warm tone. The Senator has the time honored vintage Vega peghead profile, and a rich warm brown stained maple neck with adjustable truss rod and a 3-ply rim with dual coordinator rods. The hard, dense, naturally beautiful ebony fingerboard is inlaid with pearl dots, and a Vega star at the fifth fret. This open back Vega Senator has the ease of playability that all Deering banjos are noted for, and the light weight desired by many banjo players without sacrificing sound quality and sustain.

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Ad Number 126679
Posted: Jul 9, 2018 02:24 PM CDT

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The Denver Folklore Center
1893 South Pearl Street
Denver CO 80210
United States
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Stelling Red Fox Banjo

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Inspired originally by Bill Emerson, the Red Fox has a universal appeal similar to the Staghorn. Features a Fancy Red Stained Curly Maple resonator with, Nickel plated parts, Abalone Maple leaf fingerboard inlays and Red Fox peghead inlay. Great banjo! Includes hardshell case.

$4,200.00

Contact Bob or Alvin at Morgan Music for additional information.

Ome North Star 11" Walnut

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The OME North Star produces the brightest, clearest sound of any banjo the Colorado-based builder produces. The Vintage Brass tone ring inside a gorgeous walnut rim delivers classic tone that's warm and present all at once. A great recording banjo! Priced with hard case!

$3,070.00

Walnut construction
Wooden arm rest
Vintage Brass tone ring
Aged Brass hardware
Two-way truss rod
17-fret fingerboard with scoop
OME Planetary tuners
Capo spikes at 7th and 9th frets
25.5" scale
1.34" nut

Bart Reiter Banjos - Galax

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This Bart Reiter Banjos - Galax is another outstanding example of the craftsmanship we've come to expert from Bart. The combination of an 11" Maple rim, Whyte Laydie tone ring and Scooped fingerboard makes for really comfortable player with a great old time tone.

This has a Mahogany neck and Ebony fingerboard with a Pearl Star inlay on its head. A standard 26 1/4” scale gives this banjo a familiar feel, and its scooped fingerboard makes it perfect for clawhammer/frailing playing styles. It also comes with a full setup from one our experienced luthiers too.

11" Open Back banjo with Whyte Laydie tone ring
Three-ply laminated Maple rim with notched tension hoop and 24 L-shoe brackets
Maple Dowel stick
26 1/4” Scale Length
Mahogany Neck with Satin lacquer finish and brown stain
Ebony Fingerboard with Scoop
17 Nickel Silver Frets
Bone Nut
5/8 inch Ebony top bridge and no Knot tailpiece
4 Planetary tuning pegs with Geared fifth peg
Hard case available

$1,495.00

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About us: For over 30 years, Mass Street Music has been proudly selling, buying and trading the best vintage, new and used guitars, amps, mandolins and more right in the heart of Lawrence, Kansas - just a short drive from Kansas City and Topeka. We also ship globally, bringing the best hometown guitar service & selection right to your door. We're known for exceptional quality, value and outstanding personal service. A set up from one of our luthiers is always included with a new instrument. Welcome to Mass Street Music... sit back, grab a cup of coffee and browse a while.

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1927/28 Gibson TB-Bella Voce

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$9,995.00

Case: Original plush-lined case

Description: New price! Joe Spann's book on Gibson history states that instruments with a FON starting with "0" were part of a batch of custom orders manufactured during the 1927-1928 time period. This excellent example hailed from that period, built by the finest of the Gibson craftsmen of the day. Quite possibly the most ornate of any Gibson banjo ever made, the Bella Voce models make for great 5-string conversions with their 40 hole arch-top tone rings and full size maple rims, but this one is in factory-original condition. The intricately carved and painted peghead and heel on this "white holly" (painted maple) model is truly a work of art. Highly detailed engraving on the gold plated metal parts add to the beauty of this instrument. This 90 year-old banjo is in outstanding condition, and even comes with the upgraded plush-lined Gibson case.

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About us: Lowe Vintage Instrument Company specializes in bringing our customers the finest vintage fretted instruments in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Since opening our storefront in downtown Burlington, North Carolina in 2014, we have been recognized by NAMM as one of the top music retailers in the world with their annual “Top 100 Dealer” award for three consecutive years. Whether you’re looking to buy your very first vintage instrument or want to sell a lifetime’s collection, we appreciate the opportunity to earn your business.

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Posted: Jul 5, 2018 09:18 AM CDT

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Lowe Vintage Instrument Co.
327 S Main St.
Burlington NC 27215
USA
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1973 Ome Grubstake Banjo

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Very cool old banjo! Grubstake was a budget line that the Ome banjo company briefly manufactured in the 70s in Colorado. Very unique integrated tone ring and metal pot design. This banjo plays very well and sounds awesome. This would make a very cool, vintage alternative to the Chinese made models for someone in the market for an open back banjo in this price range.

$825.00

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Posted: Jul 3, 2018 02:01 PM CDT

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Fiddler's Green Music Shop
1809 W. 35th Street
Austin TX 78703
USA
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Bishline Danny Barnes Banjo

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Designed by Rob Bishline and Danny Barnes to have a fundamental woody sound acoustically. It also sounds great amplified, even at the highest volumes. Features figured Mahogany resonator with Flame Maple binding. Ebony fingerboard with Maple binding. Black powder coat hardware, LR Baggs bridge pickup and a 2-way truss rod. Includes a hardshell case.

$3,470.00

Contact Bob or Alvin at Morgan Music for additional information.

Bart Reiter Banjos - Standard Open-Back

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This Bart Reiter 11" Standard Open-Back Banjo sports incredible build quality and a no-frills appearance that means business with a bright, yet full tone. Sitting in a sort of sweet spot in the Bart Reiter lineup, this Standard combines a 11" pot similar to our shop favorite Buckbee, with the gorgeous neck and headstock we've come to enjoy on the Roundpeak.

The neck here is Mahogany with an Ebony fingerboard, and a bone nut. This is a 26 1/4" scale length banjo and features a traditional peghead and a scooped neck--plus it comes with a full set up from one of our luthiers.
2-Ply Laminated Maple 11" rim with Walnut cap, and 24 L-Shoe brackets
Rolled Brass tone ring and Elite head
26 1/4" scale length
Mahogany neck with brown stain
Scooped Ebony fingerboard with 17 nickel silver frets and dot inlays
Traditional peghead shape and neck contour with Pearl Star peghead inlay
1 1/4" nut width, Bone
5/8" Ebony-topped bridge with No-Knot tailpiece
4 Planetary tuning pegs with geared 5th peg
Case available upon request

$1,295.00

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About us: For over 30 years, Mass Street Music has been proudly selling, buying and trading the best vintage, new and used guitars, amps, mandolins and more right in the heart of Lawrence, Kansas - just a short drive from Kansas City and Topeka. We also ship globally, bringing the best hometown guitar service & selection right to your door. We're known for exceptional quality, value and outstanding personal service. A set up from one of our luthiers is always included with a new instrument. Welcome to Mass Street Music... sit back, grab a cup of coffee and browse a while.

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2016 Nechville Custom 5-String Resonator Banjo

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Suggested retail $4,150.00
Our price $3,750.00

Beautiful custom Nechville banjo in most excellent condition. Highly figured burly walnut resonator. Made in the USA.

Exceptional condition. Serial number 2178.

Made in Minnesota.

Very nice figured burled “crotch” walnut resonator. Straight-grain American Black Walnut neck. Ebony radiused fingerboard with abalone inlays and jumbo frets. Abalone Nechville logo at top of peghead with abalone flourish in center of peghead. Abalone truss rod cover. Five Gotoh tuners with ebony buttons. Very nice tortoise multiple bindings along neck, top edge and back edge of resonator, and heel cap. The tortoiseshell in this binding is “lit up” by a layer of white underneath which reflects light back through for you to see a brighter version of the tortoise. Comes with Nechville flathead tone ring on the patented Nechville heli-mount system. Nickel plated hardware with beautiful Ebony armrest.

This banjo is in such great condition, it’s hard to believe that it has been owned and held. There is no player wear. No problems. Again- this banjo is in brand new condition selling for substantially less than a new one.
The sound is very quick but not shrill. Good resonance and sound. Comes with original hard shell case.

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1995 Bob Rock Banjo With Hard Shell Case

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$1,500.00

Excellent original condition. No fret wear.

Bob Rock was a long-time maker of banjos in Pennsylvania. He was known for a level of good-quality banjos that had powerful sound, has recently passed away. This banjo is unique in many ways, but is also typical of his craftsmanship in various models. Neck is 3-piece that appears to be Sycamore, or Sycamore maple. One signature feature is the large, “hawk-nosed” volute behind the nut. Many people joke that you can hang the banjo from this volute, but Bob always said he did it to make the banjos stronger in the weakest area of the neck. Gabon ebony flat fingerboard, and peghead veneer. Peghead and fingerboard are heavily inlayed with large abalone icons. Abalone banner with Rock inscribed at top of peghead, with a star above that and “Fleur de Lis” below, and more abalone around the bottom tuner posts. Fingerboard shows indian motif with arrowheads, tomahawks, totem bird, peace pipe, canoe, arrow etc. Fingerboard bound with grained Ivoroid, showing red wood layer below. Ebony heelcap with same red wood layer. Resonator has Ivoroid binding on top and back. Wooden marquetry inlet into side of wooden rim, and side wall of resonator. Beautiful mountain scene on back of banjo of bald eagle flying above bison herd, with one bison large in the foreground. All nickel hardware including 5 Schaller tuners.
Bob was famous for having his own tone-rings made from aluminum, he had them cast and machined. The design appears as an archtop, but they are not like a traditional archtop tonering. This is a very powerful banjo, and is perfect for late night jamming when you need to be heard.