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Open Back Banjos (5-string) - Chuck Lee - Gold Tone

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  1. Gold Tone WL250 White Ladye Openback Banjo
    $969.00
    Dark-stained maple neck & rim, Whyte Laydie tone ring, Renaissance head, white-bound ebony fretboard with pearl cloud inlays, fretboard scooped above 17th fret for easy play over neck, fancy peghead inlay, planetary geared tuners, no-knot tailpiece, Vega style armrest, adjustable truss rod, coordinator rods, chrome hardware. Learn More
  2. Chuck Lee, Lone Star Deluxe Custom, 11" Rim, Brass Hoop Tone Ring
    $2,650.00
    Aged walnut neck with Hawkins Spring scroll peghead shape,  thin  maple rim, stained black.  Ebony fingerboard (1-3/8" nut, 25-1/2" scale), offset abalone position dots, long Texas scoop. Renaissance head. Nickel plated hardware. Traditional dowel stick construction. Peghed tuners - look like violin pegs, but they are geared inside. Dobson heel shape. No-Knot tailpiece, ebony-top bridge. Smooth satin oil varnish finish, Elixir strings. Serial # 788 Hand made in Texas.  Chuck used walnut cut 75 years ago for the neck. Learn More
  3. Gold Tone WL-250LN Long Neck Whyte Laydie
    $1,026.75
    Long, Pete Seeger style, dark-stained maple neck, matching maple rim with Whyte Laydie tone ring, Renaissance head, white-bound ebony fretboard with pearl cloud inlays, fancy peghead inlay, planetary geared tuners, no-knot tailpiece, flat armrest, adjustable truss rod, coordinator rods, chrome hardware. Learn More
  4. Chuck Lee Ovilla Banjo, 12" Rim, Integral Wooden Tone Ring
    $2,985.00
    Custom Ovilla has a skin head and scroll peghead - Natural walnut neck & bent maple rim, stained black, John Balch skin head.  Ebony fretboard (1-3/8" nut, 25-1/2" scale) with long Texas scoop, and offset position dots. scroll peghead shape, Peghed tuners - look like violin pegs, but they are geared inside. Traditional dowel stick construction, nickel hardware, Dobson heel shape. Satin oil varnish finish, Elixir strings. Serial # 791  Learn More
  5. Chuck Lee Lone Star Deluxe, 11" Rim, Integral Wood Tone Ring
    $2,350.00
    Walnut neck, 2-ply bent maple rim stained black. Traditional dowel stick construction. Raw brass hardware. Side-grooved tension hoop means no hooks on top and a smooth tension hoop surface, comfortable without armrest. No-Knot tailpiece, Renaissance head, ebony-top bridge. Macassar ebony fretboard (1-3/8" nut, 25-1/2" scale) with straight scoop, side dots only. Lone Star Deluxe peghead shape, ebony overlay with engraved star. Peghed tuners - look like violin pegs, but they are geared inside. Dobson heel shape. Satin oil varnish finish, Elixir strings. Serial # 735 Learn More
  6. Gold Tone BC-350 Bob Carlin Openback Banjo
    $1,161.00
    Respected player and teacher Bob Carlin has teamed up with Gold Tone to offer this very cool and affordable Old Time banjo. Fretboard is slightly wider (1-3/8" at nut) for left hand comfort and is scooped above the rim for easy playing over the neck. 12" pot with Renaissance head and the array of cosmetic features make this one unique. AND it sounds great. - Maple neck attaches with rim rod (inside dowel stick for traditional look), ebony fretboard and peghead overlay, 12" laminated maple rim with rosewood cap, brass hoop tone ring, notched tension hoop with 26 brackets, Remo Renaissance head, no-knot tailpiece, armrest, truss rod adjusts from peghead, pearl star in peghead, dots and star inlaid on fretboard, ~26 1/4" scale. Learn More
  7. Chuck Lee Hawkins Spring Fretless Openback Banjo, 13" Rim, Integral Wooden Tone Ring
    $2,550.00
    Walnut neck, thin maple rim stained black. natural skin head. Scroll peghead with walnut overlay, ebony fretboard (1-3/8" nut) with long Texas scoop. Traditional dowel stick construction. Nickel hardware, 14 brackets, No-Knot tailpiece. Peghed tuners - look like violin pegs, but they are geared inside. Dobson heel shape. Satin oil varnish finish, Elixir strings. Serial #740. Learn More
  8. Gold Tone CB-100 Openback Banjo
    $732.00
    Stained maple neck & 11" diameter rim, brass rod tone hoop, Fiberskyn head, rosewood fretboard (26-3/16" scale, 1-3/16" bone nut), Gold Tone logo & star on peghead, shooting star at 5th fret, planetary tuning gears, 24 brackets, Vega stle armrest, No Knot tailpiece, chrome hardware. Coordinator rod construction, (rod is inside a wooden dowel stick). Learn More
  9. Chuck Lee Rose Hill 11" Openback Banjo, Integral Wood Tone Ring
    $2,300.00
    Natural walnut neck, 11" diameter 2-ply bent maple rim, with translucent black stain. Traditional dowel stick construction. Side-grooved tension hoop means no hooks on top and a smooth tension hoop surface, comfortable without armrest. Nickel hardware, 18 brackets, No-Knot tailpiece, Renaissance head, ebony-top bridge. Pau Ferro fretboard (1-3/8" nut, 25-1/2" scale) with straight scoop, pearl side dots, no inlay on fingerboard surface. Rose Hill peghead shape (graceful curved shape) with Pau Ferro overlay. Peghed tuners - look like violin pegs, but they are geared inside. Dobson heel shape. Satin oil varnish finish, Elixir strings. Serial # 755. Learn More
  10. Gold Tone CC-Mini Cripple Creek Mini Banjo
    $445.50
    5-string, natural finish maple, 8" head with 16 brackets, brass hoop tone ring, Vega style narrow armrest, No-Knot style tailpiece (takes loop-end only), guitar-style gears, geared 5th string peg, nickel hardware, rosewood fretboard with slotted diamond inlays, ~29" long overall, ~19-3/4" scale, comes strung with standard med-light banjo strings, it tunes to B (b,F#,B,D#,F#) or C (cGCEG). May be restrung for standard G tuning with heavier strings (.016, .034, .024, .020, .016), available separately as singles. Take it wherever you go! Learn More
  11. Chuck Lee Chalk Mountain, 11" Rim, Integral Wood Tone Ring
    $3,100.00
    Walnut neck, curly maple rim with walnut rim cap. Traditional dowel stick construction. Nickel hardware. Side-grooved tension hoop means no hooks on top and a smooth tension hoop surface, comfortable without armrest. Texas ebony fretboard (1-3/8" nut, 25-1/2" scale) with long Texas scoop. Chalk Mountain peghead shape, Waverly tuning gears. Classic heel shape. Satin oil varnish finish, Elixir strings. Serial # 735 Learn More

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