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Where Purchased: http://www.mikesbanjomute.com/
I first found out about Mike's Banjo Mute on BHO then went to his website and read a bit more about them and and thought thats sounds like what I need as my banjo is pretty loud, which isn't a problem until I want to do some late night practicing.
I contacted Mike via email to enqire about a mute. He was very prompt and helpful answering my questions which helped me decide to purchase a 5 string radiused mute. The mute arrived 17 days after I had mailed my order and payment to him which is quite quick seeing as I am in Australia and Mike the USA.
I tried the mute on my banjo and am pleased with it. The mute is very easy to put on and take off. It has dropped the volume from an 11 to about a 3 on the loudness scale which means I can pick for as long as I want through the evening and night without worrying about keeping anyone awake or annoying the neighbours.
Definately worthwhile getting one.
Overall Rating: 10
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