The Deering Eagle II banjo is Deering's most affordable professional grade resonator 5-string banjo. This model features a gorgeous custom black stain!
The Deering Eagle II banjo features the ground breaking, patent pending Deering Twenty-Ten Tone Ring which is a completely original Deering Banjo design that is unlike any other traditional tone ring. It produces a high quality sound that is versatile for many styles of playing. The sound represents a refinement in the quality of banjo tone. It has a very clean tone which emphasizes the mid range frequencies and is very responsive. This responsiveness allows the player to play with a light touch, thus making it easier for the player to nail difficult passages. It is perfect for the player who wants a professional quality banjo that he can use for playing many styles of music.
Tone: A strong mid range tone with good bass and vibrant highs, that is versatile for playing both Clawhammer and Bluegrass styles of playing.
Tuned:g,D,G,B,D in standard tuning Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well.
Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/4”
Scale Length Nut to Bridge 26 1/4”
Resonator diameter 13 7/8”
Overall Instrument Length 38”
Weight Approx. 10 lbs
Warranty: The trust and pride Deering shares in their products gives them the confidence to grant every owner of a Deering banjo a Lifetime Warranty ensuring the quality of the materials and workmanship.