MADE IN THE USA .... SAN DIEGO, CA.
Classic Goodtime Special Banjo In Depth The vintage look and vibrant tone of the patent pending Special tone ring set this banjo apart, The Classic Goodtime Special has the look of an older banjo with the rich brown stain, Deering fiddle shaped peghead and planetary banjo tuners. The Classic Special can be heard with a sweet voice amongst all the instruments in a band. Tuned in a G Chord, with the spikes already installed, you can easily play in the keys of A, B or C.
The Classic Goodtime Special is an achievement not only in making a quality banjo but in keeping the cost down and providing an instrument that will stay in tune and perform reliably because it is made out of stable woods by skilled people who know how to make banjos that play right.
Made with the best economy at our factory in San Diego area of California, this is a comfortably playable banjo with a wonderfully bright tone.
- Slender Rock Maple Neck
- Stained a Rich Brown
- White dot inlays and Detailing
- Planetary Tuners
- Geared 5th String Tuner
- Durable Satin Finish
- Spikes installed at 7th, 9th, & 10th Frets
- 3 ply Violin Grade Maple Rim
- Stained Rich Brown
- NEW Steel Goodtime Tone Ring
- 11” Frosted Top High Crown Head
- Steel Tension Hoop
- Steel Coordinator Rod for Adjustments
- 16 Bracket Shoes
- 16 Flat Hooks and 9/32” Hex Nuts
- Patented Adjustable Goodtime Tailpiece
- 2 Piece Flange
- Nickel Plated Armrest
- Nickel Plated Hardware
- Maple Resonator
- Stained Rich Brown
- Satin Finish
Has a clear and bright sound of maple that projects very well. Easy to play with clarity of note separation.
G,D,G,B,D in standard G tuning Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well. Comes from the factory with light gauge strings: 9.5,11,14, 20W, 9.5
- Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/4”
- Scale Length Nut to Bridge 26 1/4”
- Resonator diameter 13 7/8”
- Overall Instrument Length 38”
- Weight Approx. 8 lbs
The trust and pride we share in our product gives us the confidence to grant every owner of a Goodtime Banjo a 6 year warranty ensuring the quality of our materials and workmanship. Specifications are subject to change without notice.