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Vega Kingston Trio Long Neck Banjo


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Tuned in E or capoed in G, and great for deep singing voices, the Kingston Trio Long Neck celebrates the success of one of the longest living popular folk bands. If, like Greg Deering, you first found a love of the banjo from listening to the Kingston Trio, having one of these wonderful banjos makes you a part of something very special. You have a choice of color in selecting your Kingston Trio Long Neck banjo, you also get the beautiful Kingston Trio inlay in the fingerboard as a special commemorative model that celebrates their wonderful music.
The curly maple of the neck can be stained according to your color preference like the Vega banjos of Kingston Trio banjoists: George Grove – Rich Brown, John Stewart – Blond, and Dave Guard- Vintage Yellow & Brown.



Banjo Specs


  • Beautiful Curly Maple
  • Traditional Vega Neck Shape
  • Adjustable Truss Rod
  • 25 Nickel Silver Frets
  • Ebony Fingerboard
  • Mother of Pearl Kingston Trio inlays
  • Ivoroid Binding
  • Bone Nut
  • High Gloss Finish


  • Genuine Brass Tubaphone Vega Tone Ring
  • Premium 3-ply Violin Grade Maple Rim
  • Notched Brass Tension Hoop
  • Brass Bracket Band with Shoes
  • 24 Round Hooks with 5/16″ Hex Nuts
  • 11″ Frosted Top Medium Crown Head
  • Two Coordinator Rods for Adjustments
  • Deering Truetone Tailpiece
  • 5/8″ Deering Smile Maple/Ebony Bridge
  • Nickel Plated Hardware
  • Optional Add-on: Add on a Long Shubb Capo or Spikes

Includes a Vega Hardshell Case


Deep, balanced, full, round and sparkling tone with responsiveness, and power.


E,A,E,G#,B in standard E tuning

Can be Capoed at 3rd fret for G tuning

Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well.



  • Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/4″
  • Scale Length Nut to Bridge 32 7/64″
  • Rim Diameter 11″
  • Overall Instrument Length 43 1/2″
  • Weight Approx. 7.5 lbs


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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