Deering USA Goodtime Special 'Chieftain' Leader 17-fret Short Scale Tenor Closed-Back Maple Banjo - Preloved (Great Condition)
The Deering Goodtime Special ‘Chieftain’ Leader 17 is a top-of-the-range, USA-made, highest-specification Goodtime banjo. This Special 17 fret short scale tenor Banjo is set up and tuned as an Irish Tenor.
It is an excellent natural maple closed back resonator banjo fitted with the Deering patent pending 20-10 tone ring.
This is a Pre-Loved instrument in Great condition*
Other than very slight tarninshing on some of the chrome, it is as-new.
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- Fitted with NEW Deering patent pending tone ring
- Fast action 17 Fret Maple neck
- Planetary Geared Classic Banjo Tuners (Back Facing)
- Neck Side Fret Position Black Dot Markers
- Flat, Low Set Deering Comfort Arm Rest
- Three ply solid violin maple rim
- Engraved Deering Goodtime Eagle ‘Leader’ logo on headstock
- Adjustable coordinating rod set
- Silent Deering adjustable tailpiece
- Nickel plated hardware
- Fiddle shaped headstock
- Exotic hardwood ‘Bow Tie’ fret inlays
- Durable smooth nitro-cellulose satin finish