BANJO FOR SALE
Gibson Conversion


From what I can see after a look inside...
Older conversion from the 1990's
Gibson 11 Series 3 ply maple rim, degraded label, repainted blue  cut for flat head ring (FQMS)
Prewar one piece flange, medium flaring all around, no breaks
Possible Prewar tension hoop, shows alot of patina

Original Prewar co-rod, washer nut
Original top lag nut (new washer)

Vintage Presto 4 string  tailpiece, with small hole drilled for added string under the cover, orig bolt and nut, in VGC

Modern Gibson Kulesh Tone Ring.
Stamped "Gibson" and "RK"

FQMS neck, figured mahogany.
Wreath inlay pattern
Sliding capo, and 2 unfilled spike holes in the fingerboard.
VG frets and neck has normal relief.

Cox resonator
Maple inside-Mahogany veneer, concentric rings,Conversion Varnish finish
Modern hook sets
Modern resonator hardware (not L brackets) 4 point mount.

Modern armrest

Modern geared tuners and 5th peg (will search for matching button)

Pre-EPA Remo head, vgc

Older Gibson pick lined case in VG condition.



Inside pics- I.D. marks








I can still see a slight depression and a shiny look where the original head bearing ring was situated.







SETUP
Only lightly wiped up, no patina changes
GHS Lights
Remo Pre-EPA head
Grover 5/8 bridge






































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