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Used Deering Terry Baucom 5-String Banjo


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Used Deering Terry Baucom 5-String Banjo
Used Deering Terry Baucom 5-String Banjo in very good condition.  Missing one resonator screw, some light tarnish on the chrome, but otherwise very good.  Includes original hardshell case and strap.  From Deering's website:

Capture the sound of the “Duke of Drive”, Terry Baucom! Designed with Terry's hard driving bluegrass style in mind, this incredible American Walnut banjo features a light weight bell bronze 20 hole Deering tone ring. Terry also chose the traditional Deering neck shape for optimum comfort and for the fast and accurate fretting demanded by his hard-driving playing style.


  • Walnut
  • Slender Deering Neck Shape
  • Bone Nut
  • Slender Deering Neck Shape
  • Slightly Wider String Spacing
  • Natural Ebony Fingerboard
  • 22 Glued In Nickel-Silver Frets
  • Mother of Pearl Mustache inlays
  • Ivoroid Bound Fingerboard with Black/ White Trim
  • Adjustable Truss Rod
  • Deering Smooth Planetary Banjo Tuners
  • Deering Geared 5th StringTuner
  • High Gloss Finish


  • Deering -06- Bell Bronze Tone Ring
  • Deering Premium Violin Grade 3-ply Maple Rim
  • Deering Brass Notched Tension Hoop
  • 11″ Frosted Top Medium Crown Head
  • 24 Round Hooks and ¼″ Hex Nuts
  • One Piece Cast Resonator Flange
  • 11/16″ Deering Signature Maple/Ebony Bridge
  • Deering True Tone Tailpiece


  • Walnut
  • Ivoroid Binding with Black/White Trim
  • Deep Resonator for more Resonance
  • Tapered on the Inside for Projection of Tone
  • High Gloss Finish


  • Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/4″
  • Scale Length Nut to Bridge 26 1/4″
  • Resonator Diameter 13 7/8″
  • Rim Diameter 11″
  • Overall Instrument Length 38″
  • Weight Approx. 11 lbs


The balance between the weight of the Terry Baucom tone ring and the rim's musical response produces a more resonant sound chamber. From bass notes to highs, every note is clear and balanced in volume up the entire neck. The response of this magical banjo is loud and resonant, perfect for hard driving bluegrass music.