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renan banjos
handmade in Richmond, VA

2023  banjos will be sonic-rich and aesthetically out-there. Out where? 


the Booker Banjo: 


5-string Fretted or Fretless

Wyatt Wedge or Paddle Peghead 

Gotoh Planetary Tuners

Black Walnut, Cherry or Maple Neck & Dowel
w/ Black Richlite Fingerboard & Overlay

25.5" or 26" Scale length 

Allied Sheathed Adjustable Truss Rod 

TUSQ Nut & 5th Pip

11 & 12" Diameter Pots 

18 -24 Hooks

Rickard Brass Hardware

Notched Tension Hoop

Brass Tonerings

Steel or Nylon strung 

Remo Renaissance Head or Fiberskyn or Hide

Frailing Scoop

Side Dots 

Cast Tailpiece

Tru Oil Satin Finish  

themed minimal inlays 

fretless banjos $1850 minimum

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Renan Banjos start at $2150 for a 'Booker' series open-back banjo.

Total does not include Shipping & Handling, a Hardcase or VA Sales Tax which applies to VA residents.


   2 'Booker' spec'd banjos

   2 gourd banjos

   2 artisan intermediates


     All will be For Sale! 

      inquire for more detail


$2750 minimum starting price

$500 deposit to begin custom banjo design process

*** please carefully review my 'banjos' page before submitting inquiry

*** serious inquiries only 

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