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Gold Tone BC-350 Bob Carlin Banjo

Gear returned in mint condition. If you're looking for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is a great value.
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Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
$1,199.99
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1500000269662   POS #:115241069
Product Description:

This Carlin model banjo was the first to be issued. It was the result of a meeting between Carlin and Gold Tone president Wayne Rogers at the 2004 IBMA Fan Fest. All of the BC-350 Bob Carlin banjo features and dimensions are per Mr. Carlin's specifications (arrived at after several trips by Bob to the Gold Tone plant) and include a 12" three-ply ma...  Click To Read More About This Product

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Gear returned in mint condition. If you're looking for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is a great value.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
$1,199.99
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Overview

This Carlin model banjo was the first to be issued. It was the result of a meeting between Carlin and Gold Tone president Wayne Rogers at the 2004 IBMA Fan Fest. All of the BC-350 Bob Carlin banjo features and dimensions are per Mr. Carlin's specifications (arrived at after several trips by Bob to the Gold Tone plant) and include a 12" three-ply maple pot with an innovative dowel-stick/coordinator rod, a rolled brass tone ring, maple neck with scooped ebony fretboard, planetary-gear tuning machines, No Knot tailpiece and "hot-dog" armrest. All metal parts are richly nickel-plated for long-wearing durability. Of course, each BC-350 Bob Carlin Banjo is set up by skilled hands in their Florida shop. 


Features

  • Neck: Maple with Scoop
    Finish: Natural Gloss
    Fingerboard: Ebony
    Bridge: Maple with Ebony Cap
    Tuners: GT Master Planets
    Inlay: Dot & Star
    Truss Rod: Two-Way Adjustable
    Tone Ring: Rolled Brass
    Rim: 12" 3-Ply Maple
    Tension Hoop: Notched Brass
    Binding: Black ABS
    Brackets: 26
    Buttons: C-Style
    Hardware: Nickel Plated
    Pickups: Optional
    Tailpiece: No-Knot
    Armrest: "Hot Dog"
    Head: 12" HC Renaissance
    Number of Frets: 18
    Nut Width: 1-3/8" Bone
    Scale Length: 26-3/16"
    Weight: 6.5 lb.
    Tuning: GDGBD
    Strings: .011 .013 .016 .024w .011
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