Made of mahogany, the Legacy delivers a sweet, warm sound with an uninhibited musicality that effortlessly reaches the audience with a pure and balanced tone, amazingly pleasing to the ear and heralding a whole new musical realm for the world of banjo.The Legacy has a classical Art Deco feel to the inlay pattern, another Greg Deering original design.
The Legacy is a wonderful professional level banjo that is a racehorse for the performing musician and dedicated banjo enthusiast, an effortless and instantly versatile tool for boundless musical creativity. The comfortable neck is made for precise playing, and it features glued in frets for easy re-fretting for the artist who plays a lot.
The Legacy provides a limitless musical playing field, alive with clear and balanced tone from bass to treble on each and every fret. It's a pure pleasure to play.
Neck:Mahogany stained a rich dark redTenbrooks slender shaped Neck for precise playing22 Higher,Nickel Silver FretsEbony FingerboardBound with IvoroidBone NutAdjustable truss-rodSpikes are installed at 7 & 9th fretsDeering Gearted 5th String TunerSuper Smooth Deering Planetary TunersPot:Deering -06- Tone RingPrecision machined Tenbrooks style 3-ply Maple RimBrass Notched Tension Hoop11″ Medium Collar Frosted Top Head24 Round Hooks with ¼″ Hex NutsNickel plated Zinc FlangeNickel Plated HardwareDeering 11/16″ Maple Ebony BridgeDeering Truetone TailpieceDeep resonator made of MahoganyTapered internal resonator walls for excellent projectionStained a Deep Red BrownHighly Polished FinishTone:The vibrant and sweet, fully resonant tone with deep full bass and clear crisp highs. The banjo rings true throughout the whole range of the instrument with the sweet, warm tone of mahogany that carries loud and clear to the audience.
The ebony fingerboard and the nickel silver frets are polished to a high lustre to eliminate fret noise and provide a luxurious playing experience.Tuned:G,D,G,B,D in standard tuningCan easily be tuned in other tunings as well.
Includes a Deering Hardshell CaseDimensions: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″
The trust and pride we share in our product gives us the confidence to grant every owner of a Deering banjo a Lifetime Warranty ensuring the quality of our materials and workmanship