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Needlecase

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Size: 5,093kb, uploaded 10/30/2008 4:15:54 AM
Genre: Old Time / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time

An experiment using tenor banjo strings on a short-scale banjo. 3rd & 4th strings are wound............. 0.030" wound 4th, 0.023" wound 3rd, 0.016" plain 2nd, 0.012" plain for 1st & 5th........ banjo is a 1922 Fairbanks-Vega Whyte Laydie tenor converted to short-scale 5-string. Action is still a little low, I played the A part low on the banjo a couple of times to hear the wound 3rd & 4th.



1 comment on “Needlecase”

dbrooks Says:
Friday, October 31, 2008 @5:39:20 AM

Banjo and playing sound great, Mark

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