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Gold Star c. 2005 GF-85 5-String Resonator Banjo - USED

$ 1,079.00

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This used c. 2005 Gold Star GF-85 5-String Banjo with Resonator is in excellent, like-new condition.  It includes:

  • Serial #050176
  • c. 2005
  • Mahogany Neck
  • Mahogany Resonator
  • 20-Hole Flat Head Tone Ring
  • 3-Ply Maple Rim
  • Bound Rosewood Fingerboard
  • Sliding 5th String Capo
  • Mother of Pearl Leaves and Bows Pattern Inlay
  • Planetary Tuners, Geared 5th
  • Dual Coordinator Rods
  • Adjustable Truss Rod
  • 1-Piece Flange
  • Bone Nut
  • 24 Bracket
  • Nickel-Plated Hardware
  • Armrest
  • Presto-Style Tailpiece
  • Hardshell Case is Included

This re-issued model Gold Star made its debut in 2004 and its design was overseen by Greg Rich.  It is patterned after the pre-war Gibson RB-75s/ RB-3s and is similar to the old Gold Star GF-85s.  This banjo is in excellent, like-new condition, no fret-wear, straight neck, and wonderful action.  Professionally inspected and set up here at our shop, a very affordable better-quality Bluegrass banjo in like-new condition.

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