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6935 reviews in the archive.
Where Purchased: Direct from Bishline
Year Purchased: 2020
Price Paid: 2450 ($US)
Clawhammer player learning Scruggs style,sounds great,clear tone all the way up the neck,very comfortable to play,very hard to put down,stays in tune
Sound Rating: 10
Was set up perfect for me,didn't have to get used to playing it,haven't made any adjustments to it
Setup Rating: 10
Very nice looking instrument,Rob is a true Craftsman,couldn't find any flaws whatsoever, it's made from walnut with a maple rim,ordered it with spikes installed
Appearance Rating: 10
The banjo is well built,was much more than I was expecting.the hardware appears to be high quality.Cant see any reason this banjo won't last for many years.
Reliability Rating: 10
Rob was great to deal with,he answered all my questions,he built this banjo for me while he was busy moving his shop,and I got it in the time frame he gave me.He also sent me pictures of the progress of the build.
Customer Service: 10
I like the presto tail piece,and the inlays are really nice,the walnut resonator is very nice,there is nothing I'm unhappy with,the banjo sounds great,and plays great
Components Rating: 10
Overall Rating: 10
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