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Used Chuck Lee 11" Custom Open Back Banjo (2012)

Product image 1Used Chuck Lee 11" Custom Open Back Banjo (2012)
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Product image 8Used Chuck Lee 11" Custom Open Back Banjo (2012)
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Product image 10Used Chuck Lee 11" Custom Open Back Banjo (2012)
Product image 11Used Chuck Lee 11" Custom Open Back Banjo (2012)
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We are now operating by appointment. Learn more here.

Near-mint Chuck Lee custom 11" open back banjo. Made in 2012, serial number 594.

Like many Chuck Lee banjos, this beautifully built old-time banjo has a number of unique custom features (listed below).

The banjo is still in excellent condition and appears virtually unplayed.

Includes original hardshell case.

Specs

  • Cherry neck 
  • 11" 2-ply cherry rim with burled maple cap
  • Lone Star Deluxe peghead
  • Dobson style heel
  • Ebony fingerboard and headstock overlay
  • 1-5/16" nut
  • 25-1/2" rim
  • Abalone side dots and offset fingerboard inlays
  • Waverly 2 Band planetary tuners w/ ebony buttons
  • Texas scoop (S-scoop)
  • Rolled brass tone ring
  • Renaissance head
  • No-knot tailpiece
  • Natural oil varnish finish
  • Brown Superior CD-2535 deluxe hardshell case

Why Avenue Guitars?

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Why shop at Avenue Guitars for your next acoustic instrument?

Family Owned for 40 Years

Avenue Guitars has been family owned and operated for nearly 40 years by John Ramsey. These days he gets help from his son, Sean, and his wife, Pam.

Check out our About Us page to learn more about our history. 

Service

John and Sean bring a combined 50 years of experience to the table. We're happy to take the time answer any questions you might have before the sale, and we operate on a strict no-pressure policy.

Feel free to call (719-634-2228) or email (mail@avenueguitars.com) if you'd like to know more about this instrument!

Shipping

Most full-price purchased through our website ship free. Click here to learn more.

Atmosphere

As a small, all-acoustic shop, we're able to offer a quiet and relaxed shopping experience. We don’t have an acoustic room because our store is the acoustic room!

We strive to keep our inventory in clean, playable, and in pristine condition.

Professional Setup

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Before shipping your new instrument, we inspect it carefully to ensure it's clean, has fresh strings, and is set up to original factory specs. 

Of course, we're more than happy to do a custom setup at no extra cost. Feel free to contact us beforehand with questions about your setup preferences, or leave a note in the comment box at checkout.

Interest-Free Financing

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PayPal Credit

With PayPal Credit you can easily apply for 6-month financing during the checkout process. There's no interest as long as the balance is paid in full within 6 months.

You can easily apply at checkout by providing just a few basic pieces of information, and you'll know instantly if you're approved.

Click here to learn more about PayPal Credit.

Synchrony

Through our partnership with Synchrony, we are able to offer the following financing options:

  • 6 months at 0% interest
  • 36 months at 13.99% APR

Click here to learn more about financing with Synchrony.

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