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Playing Since: 1960

Experience Level: Purty Good

mike gregory has made 1249 recent additions to Banjo Hangout 

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Occupation: banjo maker

Gender: Male

Age: 69

My Instruments:
Handmade (from FRAMUS parts),

Slingerland Maybelle,
5-string CookieTin on a Stick.

SQUARED EEL



Favorite Bands/Musicians:
Any local band. (Same songs as national acts, better ticket prices) John Hartford, Stephen Wade. Original Kingston Trio. George Grove. Tony Trischka. And the as-yet undiscovered saxophone star Jessica Apalsch.

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Created 12/14/2005
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Less than $40 to make 

Posted 12/9/2006 10:23:06 AM

In topics:
I gottah...stay..outtah..tha banjo...
Hello BH



Tambourine, minus jingles, plus oak veneer. Maple neck, aircraft aluminum truss rod.

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10 comments on “Less than $40 to make”

Frebazak Says:
Monday, January 08, 2007 @8:35:56 AM

Mike,    How does she sound?
mike gregory Says:
Monday, January 08, 2007 @10:00:34 AM

Like a sweet little banjo. Like butterscotch pudding tastes. Hard to use words-on-a-screen to describe notes-in-an-ear.

I'll try learn how to post audio files. Until then, according to your photo, you have a horse. So at least you don't have to WALK all the way here, to give it a listen!

riverwindflutes Says:
Sunday, August 12, 2007 @8:30:39 PM

Where did you get the parts to make it, like the hoop and the j hooks

Sweet looking Banjo

mike gregory Says:
Sunday, August 12, 2007 @9:11:27 PM

It's a tambourine with an adjustable head; came that way from the store. I just took off the jingle discs.
mwc9725e Says:
Sunday, February 24, 2008 @10:00:36 AM

Gee Mike, how do you expect it to be taken seriously if it doesn't have 76 brackets on it?
sarahforgot Says:
Thursday, July 17, 2008 @7:53:33 AM

wow, great Idea with the tambourine! I never would have though to do that. looks super cool.
Steve Jeter Says:
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 @11:23:23 AM

thats too cool, is it a really hard build?
mike gregory Says:
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 @11:50:24 AM

If it was HARD work, I would not DO it.
If I wanted a HARD job of work, I'd get my name legally changed to
"Mom! MOM! MOMMMM!!!!"
erikforgod Says:
Thursday, June 02, 2011 @1:39:30 PM

hahahaha!!!
erikforgod Says:
Thursday, June 02, 2011 @1:39:31 PM

hahahaha!!!

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