Crafted from walnut and poplar and all set up and ready to play. Click on the link below to hear this banjo being played by me in the clawhammer style.
The 11" rim was crafted from 8 walnut blocks and 8 poplar blocks formed the rim cap. The metal parts are all new. The Remo head sits on top of a 1/4" round steel hoop that serves as a tone ring.
The neck was crafted from to poplar pieces and one walnut piece. It has new geared planetary tuners. The short scale (24 3/4") fretboard is rosewood. The banjo can easily be tuned to A or G . String height is 3mm above the 12th fret. The strings sit on a 5/8" bridge. The peg head overlay and heel cap are walnut. MOP was used for the position dots. The banjo weighs in at 5 1/2 lbs.
There is no case, but the banjo will be packed carefully and shipped insured via USPS retail ground.
United States, Port Orchard, WA, 98366
$ 20.00 to $45.00 via USPS retail ground depending on US zip code.
Check/Money Order, Cash (in person), Paypal
Returns accepted. Buyer must contact seller within 2 days to arrange return. Refund will be given as Money Back.
Buyer pays return shipping.
Additional return policy details: Returns only accepted for damage due to shipping. Not liking the look, sound or feel of the banjo are not reasons for return..
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custom made by Ron Hudiburg
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