The cripple Creek old tone (cc-0t) is gold tone’s recommended entry level open back banjo. A world above the standard cc-50 model, The cc-0t comes in a complete package Designed learn claw hammer style banjo. They sound and play to way a real open back banjo should! The banjo includes a maple neck, scooped rosewood fingerboard with 5th string capo spike, a Fiberskyn banjo head, no knot tailpiece, vega-style armrest, vintage Fairbanks headstock design, and geared tuners. The package also includes a gig bag, a banjo strap, and the popular Bob carline instructional DVD where he discusses the fundamentals of claw hammer banjo techniques and teaches several traditional songs with tablature. With a complete setup at the Gold Tone factory in Florida, the cc-0t is durable, has low string action, and is a pleasure to learn on! .