Deering Goodtime 5-String Open Back Banjo

$489.00 $549.00
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Sku: 840394011004
Brand: Deering

Model: Deering Goodtime 5-String Open Back Banjo, Right-handed

If you want a top quality reasonably priced banjo, this is the one! We make it right here in America at the Deering Banjo factory. The Goodtime openback banjo weighs only 4 pounds so it is ideal for traveling, camping, hiking, or taking to the beach. It provides a vibrant singing banjo tone. The Goodtime banjo is light enough for children to hold and play and is the perfect banjo for a child to start out with. More people succeed in learning to play when they start out on a Goodtime banjo.

Teachers and professionals around the world recommend the Goodtime banjo!



• Blond Slender Rock Maple Neck
• 22 Pressed In Nickel Silver Frets
• Hardwood Bow Tie Inlays
• Sealed Geared Tuners
• Geared 5th String Tuner
• Durable Satin Finish
• Deering Fiddle Shaped Peghead


• Blond 3-ply Violin Grade Maple Rim
• Steel Tension Hoop
• 11” Frosted Top High Crown Head
• 5/8” Maple/Ebony Goodtime Bridge
• 16 Flat Hooks with 9/32” Nuts
• 16 Bracket Shoes with Screw Attachments
• Deering Patented Goodtime Tailpiece
• Steel Coordinator Rod for Adjustments
• Durable Satin Finish
• Openback
• Triangle Goodtime Box for Carrying


• Easy to play with clarity of note separation and round full bodied tone.


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


• Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/4”
• Scale Length Nut to Bridge 26 1/4”
• Rim diameter 11”
• Overall Instrument Length 37 1/2”
• Weight Approx.4.5 lbs


• 6 year warranty

Gig bag or Hardshell Case sold separately