Gold Tone OT-700A/L Left Handed Old-Time A-Scale Tubaphone Banjo w/ Case

Gold Tone


Availability: 1 in stock

The Old Tone 0T-700A is an accurate reproduction of the most sought after banjo design in the classic Old Time sound, the Vega Tubaphone.  


GT Master Planetary Tuners.
Tubaphone-Style Tone Ring.
1/2" Maple Rim.
Old-Time inlay. 
Neck: Maple.
Finish: Vintage Brown.
Fingerboard: Ebony with Scoop.
Bridge: Maple with Ebony Cap.
Tuners: GT Master Planets.
Inlay: Old-Time.
Truss Rod: Two-Way Adjustable.
Tone Ring: 32-Hole Tubaphone-Style.
Rim: 1/2" Maple.
Tension Hoop: Notched Brass.
Binding: White ABS.
Brackets: 24.
Buttons: C-Style.
Hardware: Chrome Plated.
Pickups: Optional.
Tailpiece: No-Knot.
Armrest: Reproduction of early.
Head: 11" HC Renaissance.
Number of Frets: 17.
Nut Width: 1-3/16" Bone.
Scale Length: 23-9/16".
Weight: 8 lbs.
Tuning: ADAC#D.



When this banjo arrived at the refurbishing center the authorized technician found no issues with the guitar. It has no flaws or repairs noted. Otherwise, It is in like new mint condition played for testing purposes only. The included hard-shell case may have a few scratches or scuffs but is also in overall excellent condition.
Unlike most refurbished guitars that we sell as described under more info below, this guitar does not have a "used" or "2nd" stamp and it still has its original Serial Numbers.

More Info: This is a refurbished instrument. These guitars are sent directly from the manufacturer or distributor to the authorized refurbishing center where they are fully inspected and cleared by a certified technician. The guitars are sent there for many reasons, including: Cosmetic flaws, Minor repairs & Discontinued or Last Years Models.

Most of the Instruments that we sell have no flaws. For any that do, we will describe the flaw or repair in the listing and include a photo if it is visible. Item specifics may very from stock description. "The actual guitar for sale is shown in the photographs"

All of our guitars come with a new standard factory setup, but may require a small amount of fine tuning to fit the players personal taste. Accessories and Warranty are not included unless stated otherwise in the description however, we supply a 30 day guarantee with every guitar. Some guitars are given a new serial number and the back of the headstock is lightly stamped "used" or "2nd" by the authorized refurbishing center. These guitars are the next best thing to buying new!