$875. BANJOS AVAILABLE TO PLAYERS OF ALL ABILITIES. The rim also features an ebony cap and a Tubaphone tone ring. VINTAGE Vega FRS-5 5-string Banjo Ser. 23 1/2" long and the head diameter measures approx. Deering Banjo Company 2 was a production model but pretty rare by the 1920s. Watch the auction as a guest You have been outbid. The Vega No.2 is a top grade banjo made of curly maple stained light amber and buffed to a high gloss. Being marked Special No. $1,477.00. 1923 Vega Whyte Laydie No. * deeply flamed maple neck See more ideas about Vega, Banjo, Vegas 2. Overall Rating: 9. $500.00. $75.85 shipping. The new Vega No.2 Tu-Ba-Phone is the first of a new breed of traditional style banjos that offer all the dynamics, sparkle, power, depth, full tone and more. Used - Mint Condition / Country: United States - State: WA Last Updated 11/14/2020. * 26 1/4″ scale length The trust and pride we share in our product gives us the confidence to grant every owner of a Deering banjo a Lifetime Warranty ensuring the quality of our materials and workmanship. The Whyte Laydie and Tubaphone tonerings employed by Vega tend to have a clear, projecting, and focused voice that is also mellow at the same time, and the rest of the specs on the banjo -- hard maple used throughout construction with a thick, multi-ply rim and heavy-duty hardware -- add to that sound in their own ways. I've been posting videos of instruments featured in my recent book and thought someone might be interested in this circa 1910 Fairbanks Vega Whyte Laydie No. * double coordinator rod Specifications for the Deering Vega No.2 Banjo, * 1 9/32″ wide bone nut 2 Banjo This 1923 Vega Whyte Laydie rim features a faithful recreation of a No. The finest in Old Time banjos since 1889. Those days are gone.    800-845-7791     |    info@deeringbanjos.com. Vega Whyte Laydie no. The dimensions of the neck are quite similar to the early Vega banjos – full, yet fast and comfortable. $2,850.00: 1923 Vega Style X No. Tuned: G,D,G,B,D in standard tuningCan easily be tuned in other tunings as well. 1925 Vega Special #2 5-String Openback Banjo What a surprise it was to find this one -- and mostly original, too. The Vega No.2 is a banjo made of top grade curly maple stained light amber and buffed to a high gloss. Vega No 2 Open Back Banjo On December 17, 2010 / Tags: 5-string, Banjo, bluegrass, Deering banjos, No. 3733 Kenora Dr. Spring Valley, CA USA 91977     | Played by such artists as: Mark Schatz Stephen Wade Dan Levenson Neck: Curly Maple The Vega Tub-ba-phone banjo is unquestionably one of the most unique banjos in the history of this young and growing instrument. Vintage 1920s Vega Little Wonder Banjolin. The large 12″ Whyte Laydie rim is one of the most sought after of all original Vega rims from this era and the sound does not disappoint. We make genuine Vega Tubaphone tone rings of brass to create a beautiful quality of tone and projection. 2, Open Back, Vega Banjo. The fit and finish of this Vega No 2 Open Back Banjo is second to none and is part of the continuing evolution of this legendary heritage. Tone:The Vega No. Vega No. $100.00. Ending Dec 1 at 6:00PM PST 4d 8h. 2 banjo, made in USA, ser. Reverb Bump. We make genuine Vega Tubaphone tone rings of brass to create a beautiful quality of tone and projection. 2 will be a coveted possession for your children, grandchildren and their children: A new legacy that continues from a long, brilliant and stellar heritage. $4009 with hardshell case plus shipping. Vega Vintage Pete Seeger Long Neck Custom Resonator Five String Banjo 1964 Sunburst. The Vega No.2 is a banjo made of top grade curly maple stained light amber and buffed to a high gloss. This banjo and its case are being sold as-is! This banjo has the new "tubaphone" tone ring.This is a great, rare, open- back banjo. The Vega No.2 is a banjo made of top grade curly maple stained light amber and buffed to a high gloss. $87.65 shipping. Deering lists this banjo new for $3995, without case. Reverb Bump. Neck:Curly MapleLight Amber StainMother of Pearl Vega Inlay Pattern22 Nickel Silver FretsAdjustable Truss RodEbony FingerboardIvoroid BindingBone NutTraditional Vega Neck ShapeDeering Planetary TunersDeering Geared 5th String TunerHigh Gloss Finish, Pot:Genuine Brass Tubaphone Vega Tone RingVega precision 3-ply Violin Grade Maple RimNotched Brass Tension HoopBrass Bracket Band with Shoes24 Round Hooks with 5/16″ Hex Nuts11″ Frosted Top Medium Crown HeadTwo Coordinator Rods for AdjustmentsDeering Truetone Tailpiece5/8″ Deering Maple/Ebony BridgeNickel Plated HardwareGloss Finish. BANJO - FAIRBANKS VEGA No 9 TUBAPHONE FOR SALE. Sign Up To Receive Playings Tips and More! The Vega No.2 is a banjo made of top grade curly maple stained light amber and buffed to a high gloss. A great vintage American banjo from around 1920 . The dimensions of the neck are quite similar to the early Vega banjos - full, yet fast and comfortable. This banjo design has withstood the test of time and your new Vega No. A-124887 Open Back Banjo With case . Very Good. or Best Offer. Vega Whyte Laydie no. The new Vega No.2 Tub-ba-phone by Deering is the first of a new breed of traditional style banjos that offer all the dynamics, sparkle, power, depth, full tone and more. ... 'Vintage Vega Banjo Wrench' 2 hrs 'BANJO VIDEO LESSONS by David Cavage - 100% FREE' 2 hrs Vega Banjo for sale (Bethel Park) Beautiful Banjo for sale. $55.00 shipping. 9 Tubaphone Tenor Banjo. 2 withe tube-a-phone brass tone ring. sku: 60U-203038. Vega designed the Tubaphone to be the ultimate classical banjo but it works very well for old-time music, and, in its four-string configurations, … is back-ordered. 28% price drop. The tubaphone tone ring is one of the most sought after tone rings in banjo history for its clarity and warmth. Neck and pot have the same serial no . Touted by some as the ultimate banjo tone, it is prized for its full, round and yet sparkling tone and for its depth, responsiveness and power. You can preview our videos now on Our YouTube Channel! 2 is as inspiring to play as it is to admire. Deering Vega Banjos. You need to be registered and approved to bid at this auction. The Vega No.2 is a banjo made of top grade curly maple stained light amber and buffed to a high gloss. 2 Griffin style neck. The Vega No.2 is hand built from blonde curly maple, ebony fingerboard, traditional Vega shape neck, 3 ply maple rim, tubaphone tone ring, nickel plated hardware. no. For years only affluent collectors could afford Tu-ba-phone banjos made early in the 20th century and anyone who wanted one would search and pay premium prices for these coveted instruments. no. * bound ebony fingerboard Deering "Boston" Banjo… ©2020 The Twelfth Fret. Condition is Seller refurbished. Aug 27, 2019 - Explore Deering Banjo Company's board "Vega Banjos", followed by 727 people on Pinterest. THE GLOBE BY SUPPLYING THE BEST QUALITY, AMERICAN MADE The tubaphone tone ring creates that unique Vega tone in this professional quality maple banjo and the Vega No.2 is a true classic. Deering Banjo Company has been making Vega banjos for over 20 years and have taken a treasured banjo brand to new highs. With the Vega#2 you have the solid quality of the old Vega, and the great tubaphone sound, with none of the age-related problems of a vintage instrument. All Rights Reserved •, National NRP Raw Steel 14 Fret Resophonic Guitar, National RM1-E Walnut Body Resophonic Mandolin, ❌NO LONGER AVAILABLE❌ Fender American Vintage 1965 Jazzmaster Sunburst, 2013, ❌SOLD❌ Epiphone John Lennon Revolution Casino 1803 of 1965 Natural, 2006. Very Good. The dimensions of the neck are quite similar to the early Vega banjos - full, yet fast and comfortable. Here is everything you ever wanted to know about Banjos - Vega Vox No 2 Tenor Banjo 1931 #97273 Original Case Gold Plating & Arm Rest Mute. The Vega No.2 is a banjo made of top grade curly maple stained light amber and buffed to a high gloss. Vintage Vega Galaxy Banjo with Case, Keith D-Tuners and Sliding Capo. 80512, with natural maple resonator back, 11" In Musical Instruments. or Best Offer. The Vega No.2 is a banjo made of top grade curly maple stained light amber and buffed to a high gloss. The new Vega No.2 Tub-ba-phone by Deering is the first of a new breed of traditional style banjos that offer all the dynamics, sparkle, power, depth, full tone and more. $4.48. Mark Johnson guides you through the beautiful Clawgrass No. 1922-23) This vintage banjo measures approx. It has had very light use since I purchased it from the original owner 4 years ago. Vega No. * nickel plated hardware Vega’s Tubaphone banjo has been praised by players as one of the finest sounding banjos for over a century. Serial 44526(mfg. NOTE: Exchange rates change daily! The tenor version is the Style F, a much more common banjo. The Vega Tub-ba-phone banjo is unquestionably one of the most unique banjos in the history of this young and growing instrument. This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. 2 Banjorine. It is one of the models that didn't survive the re-working of the line in 1923. Comes with a gig bag and optional resonator with flange pieces for easy install/removal. For the … Vintage 1920’s Vega Co. Little Wonder Tenor Banjo - 4 Strings - Boston, Mass. Vega Pete Seger - Long Neck 5 String BANJO 1962 See pics. * bracket band & shoe This auction is live! We precisely fit the tubaphone tone ring to the 3-ply violin grade maple rim, which we also fit with a brass bracket band and frosted top head to create a crisp tone for all styles of music. * 3 ply maple rim 10" This nice old banjo will need restoration and or repair as will the original case. Search our extensive catalogue of musical instruments and musical instruments equipment, pianos, guitars, keyboards and so long. A nice openback banjo, this Deering Vega No. You can find here every musical instrument you can imagine. Vega Precision 3-ply Violin Grade Maple Rim, Comes with Deering Light Gauge Strings tuned to in standard G tuning (g,D,G,B,D). $3,500.00. 10 talking about this. 2 has a unique voice, a warm, round, vibrant tone.It is balanced, full, round and yet sparkling with depth, responsiveness, and power. Martin Vega Banjo V720 Nickel Wound 4 Strings .009-.030 1pk. Dispatched with Royal Mail 2nd Class. * geared 5th peg The trust and pride we share in our product gives us the confidence to grant every owner of a Deering banjo a lifetime warranty ensuring thequality of our materials and workmanship. Dimensions:Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/4″Scale Length Nut to Bridge 27″Diameter 12″Overall Instrument Length 37 1/2"″Weight Approx. The Vega No.2 is a banjo made of top grade curly maple stained light amber and buffed to a high gloss. I'm having a week off but I did manage to squeeze a couple of my own projects in during the wee hours -- including the Gibson lap steel a few posts back and this banjo. Made of top grade curly maple and stained a gorgeous light amber, before being buffed to a high gloss, the Vega No. 26 watching. It is balanced, full, round and yet sparkling with depth, responsiveness, and power. Other appointments include an armrest, a Deering tailpiece, and geared tuners. No Reserve on this Fairbanks Vega Little Wonder 8 String Mandolin Banjo from a local estate. $3,000. Not sure if I will get run out of town for posting a video of a vintage banjo but figured I would take a chance! The Vega No. The dimensions of the neck are quite similar to the early Vega banjos - full, yet fast and comfortable. PRICING: $3989 Canadian dollars, or $3140 US dollars, based on 1.27% exchange rate. Pictures shown with resonator attached for Bluegrass. * 11″ head We just love this beautiful responsive banjo! The fit and finish of this instrument is second to none and is part of the continuing evolution of this legendary heritage. $35.00 shipping. Excellent. €1,600.00 EUR ($1,905.08 USD) 1960 Vega Ranger Resonator Banjo Reverb Bump. I bought this banjo from Intetmountain Guitar and Banjo about 4 years ago . We make genuine Vega Tubaphone tone rings of brass to create a beautiful quality of tone and projection. 8 lbs. Ivoroid Banjo Tuning Pegs on Gold - Set of 4 (vintage) for Vega and other models. We make genuine Vega Tubaphone tone rings of brass to create a beautiful quality of tone and projection. Free shipping. View a detailed description here Includes Free Premier Workshop Setup Save up … 0 bids. Laminated maple pot with skin , mahogany neck with ebonized fretboard . Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well. A Deering hardshell, archtop case is included. The dimensions of the neck are quite similar to the early Vega banjos - full, yet fast and comfortable. 2 Tubaphone has a maple neck and a maple rim, all in an amber finish. Celebrating over 100 years of Vega banjos 1904 – 2005 Deering are continuing the tradition of these super banjos and are building a range of models including the Vega Little Wonder, the Vega Bluegrass Wonder and the Vega Old Tyme Wonder and the Vega Senator through to the Vega Tu-ba-phone tone-ring models including the Vega No.2, the Vega Long Neck and the Vega Dragon Star. 2, it would originally have had a … The Special No. approx. Submitted by picker and pups (see all reviews from this person) on 6/2/2006. We will ship it separately in 10 to 15 days. * Tu-ba-phone tone ring a class=”fret_table_specials” href=”https://www.12fret.com/content/2012/03/09/new-banjo-setup-questions-and-answers-with-grant-macneill-video/” target=”_blank”, Title of post being viewed during contact. Warranty: The trust and pride we share in our product gives us the confidence to grant every owner of a Deering banjo a lifetime warranty ensuring thequality of our materials and workmanship. TO CHAMPION THE BANJO AND INSPIRE FREEDOM OF CREATIVITY AROUND V and the vox 45 five string vox IV and the V-41 vox 1 the wonder the VIP the No.2 Tu-Ba-Phone The Tu-Ba-Phone no 2 the folk VIP and the folk wonder Used - Good Condition / Country: Netherlands Last Updated 11/11/2020. Check out Grant’s Banjo Setup Q&A The bound ebony fingerboard has leaf, star, and dot inlays. no. * traditional Vega peghead The tubaphone tone ring creates that unique Vega tone in this professional quality maple banjo. 80512, with natural maple resonator back, 11" diameter skin and 27" scale, within a fitted semi-rigid hard case with outer canvas cover Categories: We make genuine Vega Tubaphone tone rings of brass to create a beautiful quality of tone and projection. VINTAGE VEGA 5 STRING BANJO No.2 SPECIAL 1920 . Here is a rare Vega Banjo catalog January 1976 some prices written in also binder holes on front cover shows the vox. Whether you play old time, bluegrass, blues, classical, or compose your own music, the Vega No.2 offers a timeless classic reborn with traditional appearance, world renowned craftsmanship, and classic tone. Microphone pickup if you need amplification. Deering "Vega No.2" Banjo. 2 has a unique voice, a warm, round, vibrant tone. 2 beauty shot capturing the elegance of its peghead! $3,975. Whether you play ragtime, classical, bluegrass, old fiddle tunes, blues, jazz or compose your own music, the Vega No.2 offers a timeless classic reborn with traditional appearance, world renown craftsmanship, classic tone and built by the new masters of the banjo makers art. * mother-of-pearl dot and star inlay pattern 2 banjo, made in USA, ser. 2 model banjo, as well as a wonderful demonstration! 1916 Vega Tubaphone "Garber Special" Banjo. The dimensions of the neck are quite similar to the early Vega banjos – full, yet fast and comfortable. It has a new set of D'Addario strings recently installed. * adjustable truss rod We make genuine Vega Tubaphone tone rings of brass to create a …