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Wednesday, November 4, 2009

JUST got my banjo back from Chris Cioffi.  Man what a WONDER he did on this banjo.  Jeff & I colored it and Lacquered it.   It looked OK.  had a bit of orange peel but acceptable to me.  But I sent it off before it dried enough.  It stuck to the packing material.   Chris buffed it out and it looks great.   Of course after he had fixed a laundry list of fixables.  Like:  new neck cut (reset), plug & reinstall neck lugs, check fit of flange & ring, plane & re-fret, move pip & fill old hole, re-spike and the buff job. 

I'm impressed.  If you need work send it to him. Quick too (right now).  I think you'll hear more from him as time goes along.

I'M POSTING pics of the final product. 

 

 

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Playing Since: 2006
Experience Level: Novice

Gender: Male
My Instruments:
Parts RB-1 Special Copy. Sullivan Old Growth rim. '93 Gibson/kulesh ring , Prucha flange. 2 hump TP. RK armrest, pot metal tenson hoop, RK Resonator, Unknown neck maker maybe FQMS. All Fit into a BANJO by Chris Cioffi. Check out the photo album.

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Bill Monroe, and his band members. Red Alan, J.D.Crowe, Jimmy Martin, Old outdated bluegrass music. Not chic grass.

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Created 8/7/2006
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T shirt salesman. Good Mandolin player, Newer banjo player. Learned Cripple creek 20 years ago, but just bought a Banjo in '06. It's been more fun than I thought.

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