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Gold Tone BG-250FW

  • BG-250FW
  • Gold Tone BG-250FW Banjo
  • £1,279.00
  • RRP £1,571.00
  • Save £292.00

The Gold Tone BG-250FW. This model features the same specifications as the BG-250F with a nut width of 1 5/16” instead of the standard 1 3/16”. Players with larger fingers will enjoy the comfort of this fingerboard.
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Buy your Gold Tone BG-250FW from Eagle Music Shop and receive our premier workshop setup at no extra cost.

Each banjo we supply is individually set up in our on-site Specialist Workshop here at Eagle Music. Any banjo purchased from Eagle will be fully SET UP, checked for intonation and playability and tuned ready for playing straight out of the box! 

14" Mahogany
Maple w/ Ebony Cap; 5/8"
Finishing Touches
Wood Finish
Vintage Brown
Fingerboard Inlay
Neck Binding
Body Binding
Parts & Hardware
GT Master Planetary Tuners
Straightline Tailpiece
One Piece Die Cast Zinc
Tone Ring
Bell Brass Tone Ring
GDGBD - .010, .013, .016, .024w, .010
3-Ply Canadian Maple
Tension Hoop
Brass; Notched
Arm Rest
"Gold Tone" Engraved
Optional SMP+
Other Features & Options
Case Options
HD16 Hardshell Case; HPB Heavily Padded Gigbag
Other Options
Lefty / Capo Spikes
26 3/16"
13 lbs.
Nut Width
22 Medium
Total Length
Head Size
11" Remo High Crown Frosted




Category 5 String Banjo
Playing Level Intermediate, Professional
Playing Style Bluegrass gDGBD
Banjo Pot Size 11 inch Pot
Body Type Resonator
Supplied with Case/Gig Bag None
Manufacturers Warranty 1 Year
Delivery & Returns

  Royal Mail announce changes to Special Delivery and Customer Service Points.
In light of the recent advice given by the government regarding COVID-19, please be aware of the following announcement from Royal Mail advising of changes to their services.

Special Deliveries.

Due to increased absence levels, we’ve reviewed our timed guarantees for Special Delivery Guaranteed by 9am and 1pm services and will make the following changes.

For items posted from Tuesday 31 March 2020 onwards, our guarantee delivery for Special Delivery Guaranteed by 9.00am the next working day will change to by 12.00pm the next working day*. Our guaranteed delivery for Special Delivery Guaranteed by 1.00pm will change to by 9.00pm the next working day*.

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 DPD Local Next Day Delivery (next day being the day after it leaves Eagle Music Shop). On the day of delivery you will receive a text message with your hours delivery time slot

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

NB : Orders processed on a Saturday but will not leave us until the Monday as Royal Mail and DPD Local do not collect from us at the Weekend.

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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