About this Banjo
Tuned like a guitar, guitar players can get up and go with this 6-string banjo. Our top selling 6-string banjo – now as an acoustic/electric model. This banjo is the preferred sound in country recording studios and in non-traditional bands. Taylor Swift uses this banjo on her Grammy award winning song “Mean”. This banjo has big resonant bass notes that you don’t find on a 5-string banjo, and also crisp highs for that beautiful banjo tone. Just plug it in and it’s amplified with a great acoustic tone of the Kavanjo banjo pickup!
It has big resonant bass notes that you don’t find on a 5-string banjo, and also crisp highs for that beautiful banjo tone and you can plug it in.
- Tropical American Mahogany
- Slender Deering Neck Shape
- Radiused Fingerboard
- Seed & Vine Inlays,
- Guitar Style Tuners
- Adjustable Truss Rod
- 22 Pressed In Nickel-Silver Frets
- 3/16″ Durable Nickel Plated Steel Rim
- 24-Piece Butterfly Flange
- 24 flat hooks with 9/32″ hex nuts
- 24 Bracket Shoes
- 11″ Frosted Top High Crown Head with Kavanjo Banjo Pickup
- Beveled Tension Hoop
- Deering 6-string Tailpiece
- Nickel Plated Hardware
- Deering 6-String Tailpiece
- Mahogany, with white binding
- Trimmed in White
- Straight Side Walls
- Satin Finish
- Has the sweet sound of mahogany with less sustain for clear notes. Crisp highs and good bass response with less overtones than many banjos. Easy to play with clarity of note separation. Great for recording.
- E,A,D,G,B,E for standard Guitar tuning, can also be tuned in other tunings
- Deering 6-String Banjo strings
- Other gauges can be used, however to get the best banjo tone it should have light of extra light guitar strings or electric guitar strings.
- Includes a Deering Hardshell Case
- Neck Width at the Nut 1 ¾″
- Scale Length Nut to Bridge 26 ¼″
- Resonator Diameter 13 7/8″
- Overall Instrument Length 38 ½″
- 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.
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