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Deering Tenbrooks Legacy™ Banjo



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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.

Banjo Specs


  • Mahogany
  • Tenbrooks D Shaped Neck
  • High Gloss Finish
  • 22 Nickel Silver Frets
  • Ebony Fingerboard
  • Ivoroid Binding
  • Bone Nut
  • Spikes are installed at 7 and 9th Frets
  • Adjustable Truss Rod
  • Deering Planetary Banjo Tuners
  • Deering Geared 5th String Tuner
  • Hi Gloss Finish


  • Kruger Bronze Tone Ring
  • Precision Machined Tenbrooks Style 3-ply Violin Grade Maple Rim
  • Brass Notched Tension Hoop
  • 11″ Medium Collar Frosted Top Head
  • 24 Round Hooks with ¼″ Hex Nuts
  • Nickel plated Zinc Flange
  • Nickel Plated Hardware
  • Deering 11/16″ Maple Ebony Bridge
  • Deering Tailpiece
  • Deep Resonator Made of Mahogany
  • Tapered Internal Resonator Walls For Excellent Projection
  • Natural Mahogany
  • Highly Polished Finish


  • Deep Resonator Made of Mahogany
  • Resonator Sides Are Specially Tapered On the Inside For Projection of Tone
  • Stained a Deep Red Brown
  • Hi Gloss Finish

Includes a Deering Hardshell Case


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.


G,D,G,B,D in standard G tuning

Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well.



  • Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/4″
  • Scale Length Nut to Bridge 26 1/4″
  • Resonator Diameter 13 7/8″
  • Rim Diameter 11″
  • Overall Instrument Length 38″
  • Weight Approx. 11 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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