A 12" Vega banjo! This really gives you that perfect old time clawhammer tone. The larger rim (standard Deering and Vega banjos all have 11" rims) gives you a beautiful fat, round tone.
Features a scoop neck, fiberskyn head, no knot tailpice, and more!
Neck: Deep Warm Brown Stained Maple Neck Scooped Ebony Fingerboard Adjustable Truss Rod 17 Nickel Silver Pressed in Frets Traditional Vega Neck Shape Deering Planetary Tuners Deering Geared 5th String Tuner
Pot: 12" Violin Grade 3-ply Maple Rim Shoe & Screw Bracket Assembly Beveled Tension Hoop 12” Fiberskyn Medium Collar Head 24 Flat Hooks and 9/32” Hex Nuts Vega Armrest No Knot Tailpiece Nickel Plated Hardware Satin Finish Includes a Deering/Vega Hardshell Openback Case
Tone: The mellowest and most gentle banjo sound, a lovely full tone. The Old Tyme Wonder is reliable and exceptional in tone, playability, versatility and responsiveness, with a woody thunkiness that is perfect for old time string bands.
Tuned: g,D,G,B,D in standard tuning Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well.
Dimensions: Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/4” Scale Length Nut to Bridge 26 1/4” Diameter 12” Overall Instrument Length 37 1/2" Weight Approx. 5 lbs
Lifetime Warranty: The trust and pride Deering shares in their product gives them the confidence to grant every owner of a Deering banjo a Lifetime Warranty ensuring the quality of their materials and workmanship.