Gibson Mastertone Style 5 String Banjo Neck
This banjo is no longer for sale (sold on 2010-04-30)
Price : US $549.00
This custom built Gibson style neck is probably 40 years old plus.
This neck is ready to go.
I bought this neck from a fellow picker out of SC about 3 years ago.
Gibson truss cover and screws are included.
Nicely aged and hardened flamed maple.
Spikes at 5,7,9, and 10th fret.
The neck plays great and has very good feel to it with a slim profile.
Made of Curly Maple and displays the ''Wreath'' pattern inlay on ebony.
Neck measures at the nut 1.25 inches or 1 and 1/4. At the 22nd fret 1 and 13/16th inch. Approx. 3/4 inches thick at the nut.
Scale length: approx. 25.75 inches. It measures 12 and 3/8 inches to the 12th fret.
Heel of neck to bottom heel plate measures 2 and 1/2 inches.
Heel is multi layered or capped with ebony, white spruce and ebony.
Rumor has it that this neck was made by Roger Siminoff several years ago but I have no concrete proof of who made it.
You can tell that this neck is a quality neck. The ends of the fret edges need to be dressed and polished other than that they are in great shape with the usual fret wear 1 through 5. Still plenty of years left in these frets.
The 5th string peg will come with this neck. It was a litt
This banjo is sold (sold on 2010-04-30)
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