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Tuners  "Perfection" Pegs Planetary banjo pegs Banjo Part/Accessory Reviews

Submitted by RWPark (see all reviews from this person) on 11/1/2008

Where Purchased: Brian Burns (online)

Overall Comments

A set of these pegs on my Prust fretless has increased its tunability 100% and they look just like "fiddle-style" friction pegs. Fairly easy to install but I did have to modify the banjo a bit. The Prust has a pretty thick peghead (3/4 inch). The pegs would work with that thickness but I wanted a bit more of the ends exposed so I bandsawed about 1/4 inch off the thickness of the peghead.. A little oil finish and no ones the wiser. The hole for the 5th string peg was too large for the new peg so I plugged it with a dowel and redrilled it. Available peg sizes and instructions found here:

Overall Rating: 10

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