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Gold Star GF-100FE Flying Eagle Mahogany 5 String Pro Banjo with Hard Case
Gold Star GF-100FE Banjo
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Superior CD-1530 Deluxe Archtop Resonator Banjo Case
Multi-Point Instrument Setup and Inspection
2-Year Extended Warranty [Add $139.99]
3-Year Extended Warranty [Add $189.99]
Most banjo players agree that the ideal bluegrass banjo was the flathead built in very limited quantities during the 1930's. To meet this demand and to offer it at a price any player could afford, SagaŽ Musical Instruments introduced the original GF-100 banjo in the early 1970's. Ever since these banjos were discontinued in the late 1980's due to costly manufacturing methods in Japan, they have continued to be topics of discussion for their legendary sound and value. It's 2005 and the new Gold StarŽ GF-100FE (Flying Eagle) is back and better than ever before. With close to 25 years to improve these already legendary instruments, we are sure you will agree that these banjos are the best value available on the market today!
Comes with a Deluxe re-issue Gold Star hardshell case!
Gold Star GF-100FE Flying Eagle Banjo Features:
Select Mahogany neck with Santo rosewood fingerboard
Bound Mahogany resonator with inlaid double concentric rings
Cast 20-hole Bell Bronze Tone Ring
Deluxe 3-ply rock Maple rim
Double coordinator rods
Single piece die-cast flange
Triple nickel-plated hardware
Deluxe Gotoh tuners with white ABS buttons
Hand-cut M-O-P inlays carefully laid out in the "Flying Eagle" pattern on both the Ebony fingerboard and peghead overlay
SuperiorŽ CD-1530 deluxe hardshell case with emerald green crushed velvet interior
One Year Warranty
Body Type Flathead Resonator
Bridge Aged Maple / Ebony Top
Coordinator Rods Dual Adjustable
Fingerboard & Peghead Binding White ABS
Fingerboard Material Ebony
Fingerboard Position Inlays M-O-P Flying Eagle
Finish Natural High Gloss
Flange Single-piece / Die-cast
Head Remo 11" / Medium Crown
Metal Plating Nickel
Neck Material Premium Mahogany
Nut Material Bone
Nut Width 1 3/16"
Peghead Inlay M-O-P Flying Eagle / Logo
Peghead Overlay Ebony
Resonator Select Mahogany
Resonator Binding & Purfling White ABS / Twin Concentric W/B/W Rings
Rim Deluxe Multi-ply Hard Rock Maple
Scale Length 26 3/8"
Tailpiece Presto Style
Tone Ring 20-Hole / Cast Bell Bronze
Truss Rod Adjustable
Truss Rod Cover Black ABS Teardrop
Tuners Gotoh Planetary Tuners / ABS Buttons / Geared 5th
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