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Gold Tone CC-50RP Cripple Creek With Gig Bag

  • £485.00
  • RRP £600.00
  • Save £115.00

A fair priced bluegrass banjo from Gold Tone. The CC-50 RP is an entry level to improver banjo with higher specifications including planetary geared tuners, rolled brass tone ring, geared 5th string tuner and closed back resonator. Supplied Complete with Gold Tone Gig Bag. Please see below for more details and build specification from Gold Tone.
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Buy your Gold Tone CC-50RP Cripple Creek With Gig Bag from Eagle Music Shop and receive our premier workshop setup at no extra cost.

Entry level banjos must be designed for easy learning.  The Cripple Creek 50 with Resonator and Planetary tuners (CC-50RP) is just that! 
Gold Tone has taken theeir popular CC-50 model and added a full walled resonator and geared planetary tuners to suit the beginning bluegrass banjo player. 

Features include a hard maple neck and rim, a convertible mahogany resonator, planetary tuners, a geared 5th string tuner, single coordinator rod, Straightline tailpiece, rosewood fingerboard, and a rolled brass tone ring. 

With a complete setup at the Gold Tone Factory in Florida, the CC-50RP is the perfect model for the entry level bluegrass banjo player.

The CC-50RP includes a light-duty Gold Tone gig bag for easy transport.





13" Maple




Maple w/ Ebony Cap; 5/8"

Finishing Touches

Wood Finish

Vintage Brown; Satin

Fingerboard Inlay


Neck Binding


Body Binding


Parts & Hardware




Planetary Tuners


Straightline Tailpiece


No Flange / Convertible to Openback

Tone Ring

Rolled Brass Tone Ring


GDGBD - .010, .013, .016, .024w, .010





Tension Hoop


Arm Rest

"Gold Tone" Engraved



Optional SMP+


Other Features & Options

Case Options

Includes Gig Bag; Optional HD15 Hardshell Case

Other Options

Lefty / Capo Spikes





6.5 lbs

Nut Width



22 Medium

Total Length


Head Size

11" Remo Low Crown Frosted


Category 5 String Banjo
Playing Level Beginner
Playing Style Bluegrass gDGBD
Banjo Pot Size 11 inch Pot
Body Type Resonator
Supplied with Case/Gig Bag Budget Padded Gig Bag
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.


2 reviews for Gold Tone CC-50RP Cripple Creek With Gig Bag

Mark Yates

by on 2015-08-25

Excellent product, beautifully made quality instrument. Music teacher very impressed with it....

Rated 5 out of 5

Stephen Moore

by on 2013-06-18

I'm a complete beginner so not the best qualified to review, but it seems very well made, good quality materials. It sounds good (although not in my hands :O)

Rated 5 out of 5

Rated 5 out of 5 based on 2 customer reviews

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