Free Shipping on Orders over $75! Some exclusions apply learn more!

Bart Reiter 12" Buckbee Model Openback Banjo, Cherry

More Views

The exact appearance of new instruments vary. These photos may not be of the actual instrument you will be receiving.
Bart Reiter 12" Buckbee Model Openback Banjo, Cherry

Made in East Lansing, Michigan, this handsome old time banjo features a 12maple rim, two-piece cherry neck, and a scooped fingerboard for easy playing above the neck. More details...

Availability: In stock,

sku: BUCKBEE12


Free shipping! most orders over $75, click for details.
95% of orders ship the same day

Why shop at Elderly?
top of page...


  • Rolled brass tone ring
  • Ebony fingerboard and peghead veneer
  • Two-piece cherry neck
  • Dot position markers
  • Satin lacquer finish
  • Rim Construction:
  • Walnut bottom cap
  • Two ply laminated maple
  • 1/2 inch wall thickness
  • 12 inch diameter
  • Notched tension hoop
  • 24 L-shoe brackets
  • Elite Amber head
  • 5/8 inch ebony top bridge
  • No Knot tailpiece
  • Neck Construction:
  • 26 1/4 inch scale length
  • 17 nickel silver frets - scooped fingerboard
  • Bone nut
  • Steel reinforced (adjustable at heel end)
  • Maple dowel stick
  • Veneer laminated in center of neck
  • 4 planetary tuning pegs
  • Geared fifth peg
  • Traditional peghead shape and neck contour

Additional Information

Elderly warranty ONE YEAR
Manufacturer's warranty ONE YEAR
New or Used New
Remember to check out our excellent variety of accessories, electronics gear & instructional media to round out your purchase