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Where Purchased: online
POWERFUL!!! Great tone for what I want to play on it, which is 1920-1950 jazz. It sounds great.
Sound Rating: 10
Actually, when I took the banjo out of the box, it was still in tune! Shipped all the way from California to Virginia and still in tune. Fantastic. Played like a dream right out of the box.
Setup Rating: 10
Fantastic craftmanship. People whine about banjos made in China but if this one is any indication.......people should stop whining. This banjo was beautiful and fantastic.
Appearance Rating: 10
Totally awesome hardware and finish. I have hung my 1927 B&D on the wall for now. It is RK T36 for me now when playing out.
Reliability Rating: 10
Very friendly, very communicative. Very personable. Thumbs up.
Customer Service: 10
20 hole tonering. Nice tuners. Excellent inlay.
Components Rating: 10
This banjo kicks ass! Thumbs up to Recording King, Greg Rich and all involved in this banjo! MANY THANKS!
Overall Rating: 10
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