Deering Sierra 5 String Resonator Banjo with Dxe Hard Case - 2006 Model Commission Sale

Deering Sierra 2006
  • Deering Sierra 2006
  • £1,400.00

Fantastic sounding Deering Sierra 5 String Resonator banjo in Mahogany, still Deerings best selling professional Banjo. Made in 2006 with the old style headstock Eagle design and single dot Mother of Pearl inlays. Fitted with an adjustable Fults tailpiece and a Snuffy Smith Bridge. Includes Deering Professional Case. Commission Sale
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  • Description
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Description

 Neck:

  • Mahogany 
  • Natural Ebony Fingerboard
  • 22 Pressed In Nickel Silver Frets
  • Original Deering Designed MOP Dot Inlays
  • Slender Deering Neck Shape
  • Fully Adjustable Truss Rod
  • Deering Planetary Banjo Tuners
  • Deering Geared 5th String Peg
  • Satin Finish

Pot:

  • Deering -06- 20 Hole Bell Bronze Tone Ring
  • Three-Ply Violin Grade Maple Rim
  • Fults Taipliece
  • Snuffy Smith Bridge
  • Deering Brass Notched Tension Hoop
  • 11″ Top Frosted Medium Crown Head
  • 24 Round Hooks and ¼″ Hex Nuts
  • One Piece Cast Zinc Flange
  • Slender Shaped Armrest
  • Nickel Plated Hardware
  • Satin Finish

Resonator:

  • Mahogany Stained Brown
  • White Binding
  • Straight Inside Sidewalls
  • Satin Finish

Tone:

  • With the standard Mahogany, the Sierra has the sweet sound of mahogany with less sustain than maple or walnut. With optional Maple, at no extra cost, the Sierra has a brighter and crisper professional quality tone that is easy to play with clarity and good note separation

Tuned:

  • g,D,G,B,D in standard G tuning
  • Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well.

Dimensions:

  • 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. 11 lbs
  • Price includes a Deering Deluxe Hard Shell Case

Note - There is some fret wear and some marks on the fingerboard and the armrest is faded as you'd expect from a 10 year old banjo but nothing major.  Sounds superb, maturing nicely! Ring for more details

Delivery & Returns

We will endeavor to ensure that orders are speedily processed and despatched the same day if at all possible.

Ordered items requiring setting up in the workshop will be despatched within 1-2 days using Interlink Express Next Day Delivery (next day being the day after it leaves Eagle Music Shop).

You will be informed immediately if there is a problem with any part of your order or if any item is 'out of stock'.

You can read our full deliveries policy here.

Should you not be entirely happy with your purchase, or you have ordered an incorrect item, Eagle Music is happy to refund your purchase (excluding postage) within 28 days providing the goods are in a fully resaleable condition (including the original undamaged packaging) and not featured within the Exclusion Policy. (Exclusions apply to selected products).

Please note the following exclusions:

DVD's and CD's cannot be returned unless they are faulty

Banjo heads cannot be returned once you have tried to fit them to your banjo

Harmonica's have a 7 day guarantee and can be returned within this time if they are found to be faulty

Goods must be returned to Eagle Music together with a covering letter and contact details so that the matter can be dealt with efficiently and promptly.

You can read our full returns policy here.

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