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Gold Tone CC-Carlin 12 inch “Plus” Openback Wide Nut Banjo With Case

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This banjo is just full of old timey clawhammer goodness!

It checks all the boxes for serious players looking for a serious banjo...but comes in at a price which can be afforded by even entry level players.  Many of these boxes checked include a 12 Inch Pot, Rolled Brass Ring, Scooped Fingerboard, Renaissance Head, Custom Style Tailpiece, Wider Nut Spacing, Dual Coordinator Rods, Etc...and this one we order the upgraded planetary tuner pegs as opposed to the guitar style tuners which come stock!

Includes professional setup and 5th string spike install (7th fret), free gig bag, and free shipping within the lower 48 US!   

  • Neck: Maple
  • Finish: Natural Gloss
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Bridge: Maple with Ebony Cap
  • Tuners: Planetary
  • Inlay: Dot & Star
  • Truss Rod: Two-Way Adjustable
  • Tone Ring: Rolled Brass
  • Rim: Multi-Ply Maple
  • Tension Hoop: Flat Bar
  • Binding: Black 
  • Brackets: 24
  • Buttons: B-Style
  • Hardware: Chrome Plated
  • Pickups: Optional
  • Tailpiece: No-Knot (Unique Carlin)
  • Armrest: Fits All GT Engraved
  • Head: 12" HC Renaissance
  • Number of Frets: 18
  • Nut Width: 1-3/8” Bone
  • Scale Length: 26-3/16"
  • Weight: 5.8 lbs.
  • Tuning: GDGBD
  • Strings: .010, .024w, .016, .013, .010
  • Gig-Bag: Included
  • Left-Handed Available: Yes



If you've got questions, shoot us a message or give us a call at 833-BANJOBEN (833-226-5623).