Vega White Oak Openback Custom Banjo & Case by Deering, 11" Rim, Scooped Fretboard, Stainless Frets

$1,939 $2,169
sku: VEGAWOCUST
With its custom fretboard scoop, this Deering Vega White Oak banjo is ideal for clawhammer playing.  Additional custom features are the stainless steel frets for long wear and railroad spikes installed at frets 7,9, & 10.

Vega White Oak models are made entirely of white oak and feature a Midnight Maple fingerboard and peghead overlay, a sleek satin finish, and are adorned with a gryphon inlay at the peghead -- Greg Deering's tribute to the incredible inlay work of the late Icilio Consalvi.   More Details...

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    NECK:
  • Natural White Oak
  • Incilio Consalvi inspired Gryphon Peghead Inlay
  • Slender Vega Neck Shape
  • Adjustable Truss Rod
  • Midnight Maple Fingerboard, scooped above 17th fret
  • 17 stainless Steel Frets
  • Railroad spikes installed @ 7th, 9th, 10th frets
  • Deering Planetary Tuners
  • Deering Geared 5th String Tuner
  • Durable and Elegant Satin Finish
  • POT:
  • 11" 3-ply White Oak Rim
  • Shoe & Screw Bracket Assembly
  • Notched Tension Hoop
  • 24 Flat Hooks and 9/32″ Hex Nuts
  • Frosted Top Medium Crown Head - 11"
  • Coordinator Rod for Adjustments
  • Nickel Plated Hardware
  • Deering True Tone Tailpiece
  • Slender Deering Armrest
  • Durable and Elegant Satin Finish
  • DIMENSIONS:
  • Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/4″
  • Scale Length Nut to Bridge 26 1/4″
  • Rim Diameter 11″
  • Overall Instrument Length 37 1/2"
  • Weight Approx. 5 lbs
  • OTHER:
  • Includes a Vega Hardshell Case