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Epiphone Mastertone Classic Banjo - Natural

Epiphone Mastertone Classic Banjo - Natural

***Expected Arrival 8/23/24***

Product Overview

Capture the essence of vintage mastery with the Epiphone Mastertone Classic Banjo, inspired by the iconic Gibson Mastertone RB-3 from the 1930s. Combining classic design with modern accessibility, this banjo is perfect for both seasoned players and enthusiasts aspiring to play like a pro.


Inspired by Greatness

  • Legendary Heritage: Experience the sound of one of the world’s most famous banjos, inspired by the renowned Gibson RB-3.

  • Epiphone Legacy: Maintaining a tradition of excellence, Epiphone has been crafting banjos since the 1920s.

Premium Build Quality

  • Body and Resonator: Mahogany resonator with two 3-ply inlaid strips and a 3-ply turned layered mahogany rim.

  • Hardware: Durable nickel hardware with an armrest for comfortable playing.

  • Neck: 26.4" scale-figured mahogany neck for a smooth, comfortable grip.

High-Quality Components

  • Fretboard: Laurel fretboard featuring 22 medium/tall frets with Style 3 mother-of-pearl inlays and a distinctive Mastertone Block inlay.

  • Head: Remo 11" frosted banjo head for robust sound quality.

Classic Design

  • Binding: Single-ply binding enhances the top, back (resonator), and fretboard.

  • Finish: Gloss finish for a sleek, professional look.

  • Details Matter: Nickel finish, dual coordinator rods, straight line tailpiece, and planetary tuning machines with pearloid buttons.


  • Hardshell Case: Keep your banjo safe and secure with the included hardshell case.


Body Style: Resonator Banjo

Body Shape: 11" Resonator Banjo; One Piece Flange, Mastertone Construction

Body Material: 3-ply Turned Layered Mahogany

Top: Remo 11" Frosted Banjo Head

Back: Mahogany Resonator; Two 3-ply Inlaid Strips

Rim Material: 3-ply Turned Layered Mahogany

Centerblock: Dual Coordinator Rods

Binding: Single Ply Top, Back (Resonator), and Fretboard

Body Finish: Gloss


Profile: C

Scale Length: 670.56 mm / 26.4 in

Fingerboard Material: Laurel

Fingerboard Radius: Flat

Neck Material: Mahogany

Fret Count: 22

Frets: Narrow/Medium

Nut Material: Bone

Nut Width: 30 mm / 1.181 in

Inlays: Mother of Pearl Style 3 and Mastertone Block

Joint: Dual Coordinator Rods

Finish: Nickel

Bridge: 5-string, Maple with Ebony Cap

Tailpiece: Straight Line

Tuning Machines: Planetary with Pearloid Button

Truss Rod: Dual Action

Truss Rod Cover: 2-ply Bell, 3-hole, Black

Strap Buttons: None

Strings Gauge: .010, .012, .016, .023, .010

Case: Hardshell

Why Buy from Guitars on Main?

  • Expert Advice: Our team of music experts is here to help you.

  • Quality Assurance: Each instrument is thoroughly checked before shipping.

  • Fast Shipping: Enjoy nationwide delivery with timely and secure shipping.

Discover the timeless sound of the Epiphone Mastertone Classic Banjo at Guitars on Main. Elevate your playing today with a piece of musical history!


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