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  • Image 1 of Bart Reiter 12" Buckbee Model Openback Banjo, Cherry - SKU# BUCKBEE12 : Product Type Open Back Banjos : Elderly Instruments
    Made in East Lansing, Michigan, this handsome old time banjo features a 12" maple rim, two-piece cherry neck, and a scooped fingerboard for easy playing above the neck.
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Exact appearance of new instruments may vary.

    Features:
  • 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

Bart Reiter 12" Buckbee Model Openback Banjo, Cherry

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SKU: BUCKBEE12

Regular price
$1,295 USD
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$1,295 USD
Made in East Lansing, Michigan, this handsome old time banjo features a 12" maple rim, two-piece cherry neck, and a scooped fingerboard for easy playing above the neck.
More Details

More Details

Exact appearance of new instruments may vary.
    Features:
  • 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