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Gold Tone BC-350 Bob Carlin Signature Model Open Back Banjo with Hard Case
Gold Tone BC-350 Banjo
These items are
with this product:
Gold Tone TKL HD14 Hard Case 14" Openback Banjo Case
Multi-Point Instrument Setup and Inspection
Gold Tone Options
Install 5th String Capo Spikes at 7,9 (for Keys A,B) [Add $19.99]
Install Spikes at 7,8,9,10 (for Keys A,B,C,D) [Add $39.99]
Install Shubb 5th String Capo (Short) [Add $69.99]
Ship from Gold Tone:
Yes - Ship from and set up by Gold Tone [Add $15.00]
Install a Zero Glide Nut System [Add $44.99]
Left Handed [Add $60.00]
GTS Skin Head [Add $44.50]
Carved Resonator (may delay shipment) [Add $75.00]
Carved Resonator and GTS Skin Head [Add $119.50]
Bob Carlin and Wayne met to discuss the possibilities of a signature model 12" banjo. The basic features requested by Bob were a 12" pot, scooped fingerboard, specific neck dimensions and brass tone ring. These features where previously only found on a banjo retailing for $1200 or above. Bob personally made a trip to our Florida factory for the designing. For two days, Wayne and Bob discussed every possible spec and tested prototypes. Every detail was fine tuned. In order to complete the project, Gold Tone would invest in all new 12" tooling (a significant expense) to assure perfectly fitted parts. A year later we now present.... the Gold Tone Bob Carlin Signature Model BC-350!
Gold Tone BC-350 Bob Carlin Open Back Banjo Features:
1 3/8" wide nut
Ebony fingerboard & heelcap
Mother-of-pearl dots and star
Planetary tuners & geared 5th peg
26 1/2" scale length
Adjustable truss rod
12" maple rim
Rolled brass tone ring
Modified dowel stick construction
"Hot Dog" arm rest
Ball end bracket nuts
No Knot tailpiece
Available with optional resonator
Gold Tone banjos and Banjitars, and all of their other instruments, are hand-crafted with carefully selected woods, excellent finishes, quality hardware, and "tight" fitting parts. For the "World's Best Value" in a quality banjo (sound and playability), Gold Tone now has over 70 different models which includes other types of instruments for bluegrass, travelers, open-backs, long necks, tenors, plectrums, Banjitars (6 strings for guitarists), Banjo bass, and the Mando banjo. All Gold Tone instruments are set up in the United States ensuring accuracy of tone and playability.
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