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RB30

27" Scale Fretless 

Curly Black Walnut Neck & Dowel 

Elegantly carved Cole style heel 

Richlite Redstone fingerboard with side dots 

11" Thin Maple pot with custom brass 3/8" tonering

18 wide flange brackets

Custom Notched & Scalloped tension hoop

Aged brass hardware 

Dyed Goatskin Head 

Cocobolo tailpiece

Tung oil satin finish

Aquila Nylagut Minstrel Strings

NFS

Completed: August 2020

RB29

26 3/16" Scale Fretted 

Curly Black Walnut neck & dowel 

Paddle peghead with custom VA themed inlay

Black Richlite Peghead overlay & fingerboard

12" thin Maple pot with Mule skin head aged

12 wide flange hex brackets 

Grooved tension hoop 

Aged brass hardware 

Rosewood Tailpiece 

Tung oil Satin finish 

Aquila Nylagut Minstrel strings

This was commissioned banjo.

Completed: July 2020

RB28

25.5" Scale

1-pc Elm Neck & Dowel w/ adjustable truss rod 

Paddle Peghead w/ English Boxwood "Deadman' Inlay

Skull inspired by master illustrator David M. Cook

Black Richlite Peghead overlay & fingerboard 

Boxwood 'Bone' Roman numeral fret markers 

11" x 3" Deep Maple Pot with Renaissance Head (RB07)

16 nickel brackets and Grooved Tension Hoop 

Kershner Adjustable Tailpiece 

Tung Oil Satin Finish

D'Addario 10 gauge strings

This was my personal banjo for a spell.

SOLD

Completed: July 2020

RB27

26 3/16" scale Plectrum Banjo

2-pc Curly Black Walnut neck with center stripe 

adjustable truss rod 

Paddle Peghead w/ English Boxwood Center stripe & 5th geometric motif 

Black Richlite Peghead overlay & fingerboard 

11" Cast Aluminum Archtop pot 

No-knot 4-string tailpiece 

Tung Oil Satin Finish

D'Addario Plectrum Strings 

This was a commissioned neck, client supplied the original Aluminum Archtop pot. 

This was commissioned banjo.

Completed: November 2019