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Ramsey  Plectrum Banjo Reviews

Submitted by Steve Williams (see all reviews from this person) on 3/23/2013

Where Purchased: Acoustic Corner

Year Purchased: 2013
Price Paid: 750.00 ($US) (bought USED)


Fantastic sound. Strung with Aquila strings, Chicago tuning, Shure 57 through a Roland Micro Cube. I've just started using it in a weekly solo gig and am very happy with it.

Sound Rating: 10


It was a one owner banjo that had originally been purchased at Acoustic came to me ready to play.

Setup Rating: 10


It is a Ramsey that had been well taken care of by the previous owner. The star inlays on the headstock and fretboard are simple, tasteful, and beautiful.

Appearance Rating: 10


It was made in 2002 and is as solid as a rock...I am already gigging with it.

Reliability Rating: 10

Customer Service

It is off warranty, but I foresee no problems.

Customer Service: not rated


There are no cheap parts.

Components Rating: 10

Overall Comments

This banjo is very well made, and I am very happy with it. I believe that I will be playing it for a long time. It is a quality, handmade instrument.

Overall Rating: 10

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