Gold Tone Old Time CB-100 Openback 5-String Banjo

 If you are looking for that really old timey, clucky frailer banjo tone...this is a great option!

The CB-100 offers the clawhammer player EVERY desirable feature in a moderately-priced instrument that will hold up on those rigorous festival weekends. This banjo has it all; a maple vintage-design neck with scooped rosewood fingerboard, rolled brass rod tone ring, Remo Fiberskyn head, No Knot tailpiece, planetary-gear tuning machines and a unique Gold Tone-designed dowel stick containing a hidden coordinator rod for quick and easy string action adjustments. Includes professional setup, free 5th string spike installation, and free shipping.  

  • Neck: Maple
  • Finish: Vintage Brown
  • Fingerboard: Select Wood with Scoop
  • Bridge: Maple with Ebony Cap
  • Tuners: Planetary
  • Inlay: Dot with Shooting Star
  • Truss Rod: Two-Way Adjustable
  • Tone Ring: Rolled Brass
  • Rim: 1/2" Maple Dowel
  • Tension Hoop: Notched Steel
  • Binding: Black ABS
  • Brackets: 24
  • Buttons: A-Style
  • Hardware: Nickel Plated
  • Tailpiece: No-Knot
  • Armrest: Reproduction of early
  • Head: 11" HC Fiberskyn
  • Number of Frets: 17
  • Nut Width: 1-3/16" Bone
  • Scale Length: 26-3/16"
  • Weight: 6.5 lbs.
  • Tuning: GDGBD
  • Strings: .011 .013 .016 .024w .011

If you've got questions, shoot us a message or give us a call at 833-BANJOBEN (833-226-5623).

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