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Road Runner Banjo Bag

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This super-tough, ballistic-quality banjo bag has a black exterior; heavy-duty zippers; a thick, foam interior with a reinforced headstock and bridge...Click To Read More About This Product

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An easy-to-carry, ballistic-quality, softshell banjo gig bag with an extremely cushy foam interior.

This super-tough, ballistic-quality banjo bag has a black exterior; heavy-duty zippers; a thick, foam interior with a reinforced headstock and bridge area; and a roomy front accessory pocket. A tough, rubber handle with a contoured, comfortable grip makes carrying your mandolin easier while a single, adjustable, detachable carrying strap with two attachment points allows you to carry your mandolin in backpack or briefcase style. A gripping, 2" x 3" rubber square at the banjo case's base assists in keeping the case/your instrument standing while you wait for the gig to start.

FEATURES
  • Super-tough, ballistic-quality, black exterior
  • Heavy-duty zippers
  • Thick, foam interior with reinforced headstock and bridge area
  • Roomy front accessory pocket
  • Single, adjustable, detachable carrying strap with two attachment points
  • Tough, rubber handle with contoured, comfortable grip
  • Gripping, 2" x 3" rubber square at case's base assists in keeping the case/your instrument standing
  • Exterior dimensions: 41-3/4" H x 15-3/4" W (lower bout), 7-1/2" W (upper bout) x 5-3/4" D
  • Interior dimensions: 41-1/2" H x 15" W (lower bout), 6-1/4" W (upper bout) x 4-1/2" D
  • Accessory pocket dimensions: 10-1/2" H x 11" W
  • Manufacturer's model number: KEGPBB
  • Manufacturer's 2-year, limited warranty
  • Weight: 2.6 lb.

Tote your banjo in a gig bag with plenty of cushion when you order today.

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Road RunnerBanjo Bag
 
4.4

(based on 11 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good protection (9)
  • Easy to carry (8)
  • Durable (5)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Travel (6)
  • Everyday (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (4), Novice (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

No Brainer at this Price!

At 70% off retail this bag is outstanding! The padding is thick with a hard rubber pad on the bottom to protect against dings if you set it down too hard. The handle is...Read complete review

At 70% off retail this bag is outstanding! The padding is thick with a hard rubber pad on the bottom to protect against dings if you set it down too hard. The handle is thick and seems strudy enough for casual use (i.e. not touring). The sling strap is a bit thin, but seems okay (I rarely use a strap anyway). The pocket is okay for most smaller accessories too. The zippers look strong enough for most normal use. I'm sure there are people out there who will tear this up through brutal use, but I take care of my gear and expect this to last for many years.

I bought one for my open back banjo, and it was so well padded I bought a second for my resonator model. I thought it would be to thin for such a heavy banjo when I first ordered it, but it handles the resonator fine.

I would not use this - or any gigbag - for flying, or anywhere you have to let someone else handle your banjo when you are not around (who would use a gig bag for that anyway). I have already used it for a cross sountry trip, and it more than handled the constant use. I can't think of why I would pay 2-3 times as much for the same level of padding on other brands. I buy a gigbag for protection - not looks. Save the extra money to put towards your next banjo...

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Nice for the price

I needed a gig bag for a Dean Backwoods Six string banjo that I just bought used for a Dixieland gig (the 5-string wouldn't work). I was surprised how well padded it...Read complete review

I needed a gig bag for a Dean Backwoods Six string banjo that I just bought used for a Dixieland gig (the 5-string wouldn't work). I was surprised how well padded it is. It's a bit tight around the resonator, but that will probably loosen up in time. Don't be afraid to give it a try. Paul Race - School of the RockI

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(3 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

 
1.0

Nice for the price

By Paul

from Springfield OH

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I needed a gig bag for a Dean Backwoods Six string banjo that I just bought used for a Dixieland gig (the 5-string wouldn't work). I was surprised how well padded it is. It's a bit tight around the resonator, but that will probably loosen up in time. Don't be afraid to give it a try. Paul Race - School of the RockI

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

No Brainer at this Price!

By Riverdog

from Undisclosed

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Pros

  • Compact
  • Easy To Carry
  • Good Protection

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Backup
    • Everyday
    • Practicing

    Comments about Road Runner Banjo Bag:

    At 70% off retail this bag is outstanding! The padding is thick with a hard rubber pad on the bottom to protect against dings if you set it down too hard. The handle is thick and seems strudy enough for casual use (i.e. not touring). The sling strap is a bit thin, but seems okay (I rarely use a strap anyway). The pocket is okay for most smaller accessories too. The zippers look strong enough for most normal use. I'm sure there are people out there who will tear this up through brutal use, but I take care of my gear and expect this to last for many years.

    I bought one for my open back banjo, and it was so well padded I bought a second for my resonator model. I thought it would be to thin for such a heavy banjo when I first ordered it, but it handles the resonator fine.

    I would not use this - or any gigbag - for flying, or anywhere you have to let someone else handle your banjo when you are not around (who would use a gig bag for that anyway). I have already used it for a cross sountry trip, and it more than handled the constant use. I can't think of why I would pay 2-3 times as much for the same level of padding on other brands. I buy a gigbag for protection - not looks. Save the extra money to put towards your next banjo...

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Great bag and Timely delivery

    By Banjojaque

    from Alexandria, MN

    About Me Experienced

    Pros

    • Easy To Carry
    • Firm Thick Padding
    • Good Protection
    • Sturdy Zipper
    • Substantial Fabric

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Everyday
      • Travel

      Comments about Road Runner Banjo Bag:

      Not at all flimsy and the zipper feels really smooth and strong. The foam feels firm, is nice and thick and the exterior fabric is slippery and sturdy feeling. The pocket is oddly shaped, but the zipper goes all the way around so things won't get lost in the bottom. My 12" pot fretless fits perfectly. Compares very well to the $200 bag I've used for many years. But...a color would have been nice. Black absorbs heat and is boring. I like red!

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Love This Thing!!

      By gtrbeej

      from Kane, PA

      About Me Experienced

      Pros

      • Easy To Carry
      • Good Protection
      • Sturdy

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Concerts
        • Practicing
        • Travel

        Comments about Road Runner Banjo Bag:

        This is an awesome deal for the price!! I was skeptical about how protective it would be, but it was very well padded. I can sling it on my back and still have hands free to carry my amp etc... Professional quality all the way, and what a price

         
        5.0

        Good banjo bag for the price!

        By RMA Denver

        from Denver, CO

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        Comments about Road Runner Banjo Bag:

        Pretty solid bag for banjo. No issues.

         
        5.0

        Fit the Purpose

        By MS

        from NC

        About Me Novice

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Carry
        • Good Protection

        Cons

        • Bulky

        Best Uses

          Comments about Road Runner Banjo Bag:

          Because my banjo, handed down to me by my grandfather, is a vintage prototype, it was impossible to find a hard case that would fit the depth of the head. I made at least a half a dozen inquiries with different companies. As a last resort, in order to protect the banjo in storage, I purchased the soft case. The case neck is too long, but it's functional and at a great price.

           
          4.0

          Very Pleased

          By Jim

          from Schaumburg, IL

          About Me Novice

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Carry
          • Good Protection

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Road Runner Banjo Bag:

              Price is right and well built. Pocket is too small to carry music, but lots of room inside.

               
              4.0

              Nice thick padding

              By John K

              from Danbury, Ct

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              Pros

              • Easy To Carry
              • Good Protection
              • Sturdy

              Cons

              • Just one little pocket
              • Only one shoulder strap

              Best Uses

              • Travel

              Comments about Road Runner Banjo Bag:

              Very thick, sturdy padding. I feel very good about the level of protection it offers. It even has a hard plastic square on the bottom for added protection.The cover seems very sturdy, and the zipper stitching both look good, so I'm guessing it will hold up reasonably well. The only downside is that it only has the one little pocket, which won't hold much. A little box for your fingerpicks and drumhead tool; maybe a cable - maybe not. You will end up carrying a second bag around for music and such.

               
              5.0

              good purchase

              By Doug

              from SW Florida

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              Pros

              • Easy To Carry
              • Good Protection
              • Sturdy

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Travel

                Comments about Road Runner Banjo Bag:

                I'm glad I bought this carry-bag. Even though I don't own a really expensive instrument, I needed a convenient and safe method to store and transport. This bag is the ticket. It appears to be well-made with good and tightly-woven and water-resistant material. The stitching is tight and has a smooth zipper mechanism as well as a comfortable and sturdy handle. It is double-walled with padding. If I traveled with it more, and other people were handling it, I'd go with a rigid case. For now, this bag is serving me well.

                 
                5.0

                Good protection value for the price

                By George

                from Washington, DC

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                Pros

                • Good Protection
                • Sturdy

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Travel

                  Comments about Road Runner Banjo Bag:

                  I wouldn't check it in at an airline, but it works great for biking across town.

                   
                  4.0

                  A real deal

                  By C. O. G. (Child of God)

                  from Lebanon, Ky

                  About Me Professional Musician

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                  Pros

                  • Easy To Carry
                  • Good Protection
                  • Sturdy
                  • Stylish

                  Cons

                  • Storage could be bigger
                  • Zippers hang up some

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Road Runner Banjo Bag:

                  Bag is better than I thought it would be. It has great padding, better than I thought it would, It looks great, and seems to be great protection for my instrument. Well worth the money.

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