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6991 reviews in the archive.
Where Purchased: banjohut.com
I have the maple model. The BanjoHut had an audio of it and I really like the sound. This may have been the deciding factor on pruchasing this model. Along with limiting the amount of money to spend.
Sound Rating: 9
The banjo was set up ready to play out of the box.
Setup Rating: 9
I see no flaws and it is very good looking.
Appearance Rating: 8
Seems like this one will last a long time.
Reliability Rating: 8
I have not dealt with customer service.
Customer Service: not rated
The components and assembly are very nice. It is a step up from the cheap beginner models, and well worth it, but it is definitely not in the "professional" category.
Components Rating: 7
I am a beginner and wanted to buy a banjo that i would not "outgrow" too quickly. i think the Mastercraft Classic Maple fits the bill for me.
Overall Rating: 8
Where Purchased: Mike's web site
This thing is great! I have neighbors that no longer hate me! I can practice without bothering anyone. The reviews and product description are very acurate. This thing does all they say it will. You need this item!
Overall Rating: 10
'Old Piss (TOTW)' 1 min
'Ooops... mistake...' 29 min
'Hangman's Reel' 1 hr
'Need some help' 1 hr