Deering Sierra 5 String Banjo with Hard Case - Commission Sale *SOLD*

  • £1,249.00

*SOLD*2007 Deering Sierra 5 string resonator banjo. Made in San Diego, California, USA. Nice and tidy condition with a lovely sweet mellow tone and excellent action. Note, the banjo has a few cosmetic issues but nothing that will affect the playability. See below for specifications.
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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
  • Engraved 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 are some light minor cracks at the top of the neck and the 5th string peg but are not affecting the playability of the banjo. The neck has also been slightly shimmed in our workshop. There has also been a Shubb 5th string capo fitted at some point and removed, the holes have been filled. 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 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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