Not quite sure where to start when wanting to learn the banjo? Here it is… Never before has an entry level banjo included the features and tone of the Gold Tone Cripple Creek CC-100R/P.
Check out other banjos in this price range and you’ll find that the Gold Tone Cripple Creek CC-100R/P model has "more bang for the buck". With a complete setup at the Gold Tone Factory in Florida, they are durable, have low string action and are a pleasure to play.
The CC-100R/P model features a hard maple neck, rim, and convertible resonator, black binding on the neck and resonator, dual coordinator rods, curly maple headstock veneer, Straightline tailpiece, brass tone ring, 2-way adjustable truss rod, and low string action for the beginning banjoist. The CC-100R/P is equipped with upgraded Planetary Tuners, a compact traditional design that provide fast, accurate tuning. The CC-100R/P includes a resonator for increased tone and volume when playing bluegrass-style and easily converts to an open back banjo to be played clawhammer-style. Case not included.
Order your Gold Tone Cripple Creek CC-100R/P 5-String Banjo with Planetary Tuners from Sam Ash Direct today with the security of our 45/60 day return/price protection policy, and be sure to take advantage of our fast, free shipping.
- Neck: Maple
- Resonator: Maple
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Bridge: Maple w/ Ebony Cap; 5/8"
- Wood Finish: Natural Gloss
- Fingerboard Inlay: Snowflake
- Neck Binding: Celluloid
- Body Binding: Celluloid
- Nut: Bone
- Tuners: Planetary Tuners
- Tailpiece: Straightline Tailpiece
- Flange: No Flange/Convertible to Openback
- Tone Ring: Rolled Brass Tone Ring
- Strings: GDGBD - .010, .013, .016, .024w, .010
- Rim: Multi-Ply Maple
- Plating: Chrome
- Tension Hoop: Steel
- Arm Rest: "Gold Tone" Engraved
- Brackets: 18
- Scale: 26-3/16"
- Weight: 6.5 lbs
- Nut Width: 1-3/16"
- Frets: 22 Medium
- Total Length : 38-1/8"
- Head Size: 11" Remo Low Crown Frosted
- Case: Not Included
Cripple Creek CC-100R/P 5-String Banjo with Planetary Tuners
Gold Tone warrants the instrument purchased from an authorized dealer shall be free from defects in materials and workmanship under normal use.
This Limited Warranty does not apply; (a) to wear and tear of the instrument or its parts; (b) to asserted defects caused by modification, misuse or abuse or improper maintenance of the instrument; (c) to asserted defects involving subjective personal likes or judgments; (d) to asserted defects caused by accident of exposure to extremes of temperature or humidity which cause harm to the instruments (e) to defects asserted by any purchaser who did not purchase the instrument from an authorized Gold Tone dealer in the United States of America or Canada; or (f) to banjos owned by non-U.S. Residents.
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The obligation of Gold Tone hereunder are limited to repair or replacement of parts of the instrument found to be defective under this Limited Warranty. In no event shall Gold Tone be liable for any indirect, incidental or consequential damages, including but not limited to time, wages or lost profits, of any nature or kind or for damages to or loss of property.
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Extended Warranty to Second Purchaser
In the event you are the second purchaser of a banjo, you must inform us through e-mail, provide us a receipt, and accept conditions of this warranty. Failure to contact us will void any claims. Warranty only applies to instruments with original purchase date after 8/1/05.
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