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Artisan Goodtime Special Openback 17-Fret Tenor Banjo

$1,109.00

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Description

A beautiful 17 fret tenor banjo that features a rich brown stain, planetary tuners, and a Midnight Maple fingerboard.

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The familiar rich dark brown stain, planetary tuning pegs allows this lightweight maple banjo to exceed the features customers wanted and needed. The violin-grade maple rim is made of the same wood used on the professional level Deering models and gives the Goodtime banjo a rich, full, round note distinction.

Lightweight enough to travel with, convenient enough to keep by your easy chair at home, the Goodtime Artisan is great for hours of practice with a neck that is both comfortable to play and accurate to fret. This Goodtime banjo is not only beautiful to look at but will bring you hours of musical enjoyment.

Banjo Specs

Neck:

  • Slender Rock Maple Neck Stained A Rich Brown
  • Midnight Maple Fingerboard
  • 17 Pressed In Nickel Silver Frets
  • Vintage Artisan Style Inlays
  • Goodtime Special Logo Engraved On Peghead
  • Planetary Tuners
  • Durable Satin Finish
  • Deering Peghead shape

Pot:

  • 11" 3-ply Violin Grade Maple Rim Stained Rich Brown
  • Steel Tension Hoop
  • Patented Goodtime Special Tone Ring
  • 11″ Bottom Frosted High Crown Head
  • 5/8″ Maple/Ebony Goodtime Bridge
  • 16 Flat Hooks with 9/32″ Nuts
  • 16 Bracket Shoes with Screw Attachments
  • Nickel Plated Armrest
  • Deering Patented Goodtime Tailpiece
  • Steel Coordinator Rod for Adjustments
  • Durable Satin Finish

Tone:

Easy to play with clarity of note separation and round full bodied tone.

Strings:

Comes strung with Deering Tenor Banjo Strings

Tuned:

C,G,D,A in standard tenor tuning.
Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well.

Dimensions:

  • Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/8″
  • Scale Length Nut to Bridge 21″
  • Rim Diameter 11″
  • Overall Instrument Length 32″
  • Weight Approx. 4 lbs

Warranty:

The trust and pride we share in our product gives us the confidence to grant every owner of a Goodtime banjo a 6 year warranty ensuring the quality of our materials and workmanship.

Deering Tenor Banjo Padded Gig Bag Available Here

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Why Teachers Love This Banjo

Teachers look critically at a banjo because they want their students to be successful. Viewed from a teacher’s eye, he/she requires a banjo to be constructed with musical accuracy, ease of playability, adjustability, and durability. These are the reasons that teachers recommend the Goodtime banjo.

  • Rich Musical Tone and Accuracy
  • Ease Of Play
  • Easy To Maintain

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