Gold Tone’s Flagship Banjo For 15 Years

The OB-250 is a classic reproduction of the most famous flathead bluegrass banjo with astonishing tone and playability. Gold Tone has added additional features such as an ebony fingerboard, maple neck and a maple resonator. The pot construction mates a sand-cast brass tone ring to a three-ply Canadian hard rock maple rim with a one-piece die-cast pot metal flange.



Tone Ring: Sand-Cast Bell Brass
Machines: GT Master Planetary
Tailpiece: Straightline
Flange: One-Piece die-cast
5th String Nut: Intonated
Finish: Tobacco Brown


Scale: 26 3/16″
Weight: 13.1 Ibs
Nut Width: 1 3/16″

Product Info

Model: OB-250
Brand: Gold Tone

Product Features

  • Rim: 3-ply Canadian Maple
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Resonator: Maple
  • Neck: Maple
  • Binding: Curly Maple