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Deering Boston 6-String Acoustic-Electric Banjo

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Overview

Deering quality in a six-string.

The rolled steel rim of the Boston creates a bright, powerful banjo tone that is unique to Deering banjos. The clarity and crispness of this guitar-tuned, 6-string banjo gives the guitar player a true banjo sound, with guitar tuning convenience. The satin finish mahogany neck and resonator visually enhance the bright nickel plated metal parts. The fingerboard inlays are delicately beautiful and the tuners are precise and smooth. The fully adjustable truss rod allows the player to fine tune the string "action" for any unique and highly personalized playing style.

The humbucking Kavanjo pickup amplifies to extremely high volume without feedback. There are no batteries to change and the pickup works great in guitar amps, acoustic amps, PAs and many other amps the player might have available. The pickup is compatible with effects pedals and volume pedals. The pickup has little to no effect on the acoustic sound of the banjo. Played by artists like Keith Urban and Taylor Swift, this banjo is a beautiful compliment to any musical style and every guitarists arsenal.

Features

  • Crisp trebles and short sustain
  • Easy to play, great for recording
  • Mulitple tuning options
  • Handsome design, select woods
  • Hardshell case included

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Specs

Boston 6-String Acoustic-Electric Banjo Specifications:

  • Neck:
  • Tropical American Mahogany
  • Slender Deering Neck Shape
  • Arched Fingerboard
  • Seed & Vine Inlays,
  • Guitar Style Tuners
  • Adjustable truss-rod
  • 22 Pressed In Nickel-Silver Frets
  • Pot:
  • 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
  • Resonator:
  • Mahogany, with white binding
  • Trimmed in White
  • Straight Side Walls
  • Satin Finish
  • Tone:
  • 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.
  • Tuned E,A,D,G,B,E for standard Guitar tuning, can also be tuned in other tunings
  • Dimensions:
  • Neck Width at the Nut: 1 ¾³
  • Scale Length Nut to Bridge: 26 ¼³
  • Resonator diameter: 13 7/8³
  • Overall Instrument Length: 38 ½³
  • Includes a Deering Hardshell Case
  • Warranty:
  • 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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