Riley Baugus (1998)

sku: 60U-203330
An openback banjo with nice looks and good sound, this Riley Baugus has a deep maple rim with a walnut rim cap and a brass hoop tone ring. The cherry neck has an ebony fingerboard with engraved pearl inlays. It’s equipped with Planet style tuners and a geared 5th string peg, all with ivoroid buttons. This instrument is in excellent-minus condition.   More Details...

  • Cherry neck
  • Deep (~3") maple rim with walnut rim cap
  • 11" Fiberskyn head
  • 22-fret ebony fingerboard with engraved pearl inlays
  • Ebony peghead overlay with leaf inlay
  • 16 brackets
  • Brass hoop tone ring
  • No Knot tailpiece
  • Planet style tuners with ivoroid buttons
  • Geared 5th string peg
  • 1-1/4" nut
  • ~25-3/8" scale
  • Ebony heelcap with floral inlay
  • Built by Riley for quite high action (his preference)
  • Made in North Carolina
  • Superior Bump hardshell case
  • Consignment
  • EC- except for small (~1/2") repaired crack by 5th string peg
  • SN: 11B023