A visit to a local hardware store yielded a suitable solution. I took the banjo with me to the store, much to the amusement of the staff. After consulting with a helpful hardware guy, I found something that fit the bolts snuggly.When I arrived at home I hammered these caps onto the bolts and completed the conversion. As a bonus, minus the resonator cover it's a lighter banjo.
Sunday, August 24, 2008 @4:27:40 PM
Thats alright & looks to do nicely. I can,t remember the last time I saw a banjo at the hardware store, did any employee ask you to hammer down awnit?
Sunday, August 24, 2008 @8:23:16 PM
The young staff was amused, but no one requested me to play the banjo. Just as well -- I'm not any good on it yet.
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