The Deering Silver Clipper Banjo by Tony Trischka features a 24-fret radius ebony fingerboard with a Art Deco inlay pattern designed by Trischka. A mahogany neck (Tenbrooks V-shape), ivoroid binding, 3-ply maple rim with a Deering -06- tone ring. The quilted mahogany resonator has tapered inside walls for tone projection. A Deering tailpiece, tuning gears, a “smile” bridge, nickel plated hardware, and a gloss finish. Also comes with a Deering hardshell case.
We inspect each an every instrument we ship out for maximum playability. We adjust the action and adjust intonation when needed. If you would like a specific adjustment, just add it to your order notes and we would be happy to adjust to your liking.
The exact appearance of new instruments vary. These photos may not be of the actual instrument you will be receiving. Actual photos available upon request.
Mahogany Ivoroid Binding
Tony Trischka Designed Acrylic Inlays
Radiused Grade A Ebony Fingerboard
Deering D Shape Neck
Kruger Peghead Shape
24 Glued In Nickel Silver Frets
Adjustable Truss Rod
Spikes installed at 7 & 9th Frets
Deering Planetary Tuners
Deering Geared 5th String Tuner
High Gloss Finish
Deering -06- Bell Bronze Tone Ring
Tenbrooks Style 3-ply Violin Grade Maple Rim
Notched Tension Hoop
11” Frosted Top Banjo Head
24 Round Hooks with Hex Nuts
One Piece Cast Zinc Flange
Curved Round Hooks On Either Side Of the Neck
Nickel Plated Hardware
Deering True Tone Tailpiece
11/16” Radiused Deering Smile™ Maple Ebony Bridge
Honey Stained Quilted Maple Resonator
Resonator Sides Are Specially Tapered On the Inside For Projection of Tone
High Gloss Finish
Resonator Back Is Accented With Ivoroid Trim
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. 11.8 lbs.
Deering Hardshell Case Included
Important information if shipping outside of the USA:
Please note: To help insure the future availability of certain materials used in the construction of this instrument, additional fees and/or documentation may be required when shipping this item outside of the USA. This is due to the CITES treaty, which regulates international trade of certain materials like rosewood, abalone, and pearl. If you purchase this item to be shipped outside of the USA, we’ll determine whether the regulations apply to your order, and will contact you with more information if necessary
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