renan banjos
handmade in Richmond, VA

the latest 

coming Fall '21

RB35 'Kawai'
 

Completed October19th, 2022

Reconstituted Stone & Ipe Sequoia Tree 

'Sweet Cheeks' Owl in mixed hardwoods 

MOP Galaxy 

25.5" Scale

Curly Maple neck & Dowel stick 

Fretted Black Richlite fingerboard 

Rickard Planetary Tuners 

Black Binding w/Maple Side Dots 

Paddle Peghead 

TUSQ graphene nut and bone 5th pip 

11" Thin Curly Maple Pot 

Richlite Rim Cap w/ MOP galaxy 

Rickard Whyte Laydie Tone ring

24 Hooks, Rickard Hardware

Rickard Armrest

Remo Fiberskyn Head

Notched Tension Hoop 

Buckeye Cast Bronze Tailpiece 

Aged Brass Patina

Tru Oil Finish 

D'Addario EJ61 Strings

***Custom Order***

RB38 
 

Completed July 18th, 2022

25" Scale

Maple neck & Dowel stick 

Fretless Black Richlite fingerboard 

w/white Side Dots 

Wyatt Wedge Peghead 

TUSQ graphene nut and bone 5th pip 

12" Maple Pot 

Dobson Special Brass Spunover Tone ring

20 Hooks, Brass & Black Patina 

J.D. Balch Goatskin Hide Head 

Notched Tension Hoop 

Custom Tailpiece 

Tru Oil Finish 

Aquila 5B Nylagut Strings 

SOLD 

 

RB36

 

Completed July 14th, 2022

Sea Snail MOP Skull 

25.5" Scale

Maple neck & Dowel stick 

Fretted Black Richlite fingerboard 

w/white Side Dots 

Skinny Paddle Peghead 

TUSQ graphene nut and bone 5th pip 

12" Maple Pot 

Whyte Laydie Brass Tone ring

18 Hooks, Raw Brass Hardware 

Remo Fiberskyn Head 

Notched Tension Hoop 

Buckeye Cast Bronze Tailpiece 

Thumb & Arch Scoop 

Tru Oil Finish 

D'Addario 10 gauge strings 

AVAILABLE