Number 5 of a serie of 10 minstrel banjos.
Deep tone. Great for old time music and clawhammer style.
Presently strung with minstrel nylgut strings for low tuning, this banjo can be strung with classic banjo nylon or nylgut strings for many tunings style.
The rim is a 2 ply hard maple rim, 12 inches in diameter and 5/16 of an inch thick.
Ebony rim cap and birdseye maple top of the rim
Sugar maple neck harverted 5 years ago and air dried in my shop.
Is has started the spalted stansformation but not enough to change the wood structure.
Has subtiles and interesting wood grain patterns.
Ebony Fingerboard for rigidity and sound.
Spalted cherry wood headstock veneer.
1 1/2 inch at the nut and 2 1/4 inches at the heel, The neck is comfortable .
Hand spaped bone nuts.
Handmade bracket shoes and tension hoop.
All raw brass hardware.
Hand made Ebony tailpiece.
A Superior Hard shell vintage style case is included.
Plated Second life banjo / Carl Arcand No.1306-4 and ready to play.
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Second Life Banjo--Carl Arcand
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