Brooks MastenComment

Banjo #356

Brooks MastenComment
Banjo #356

Bringing old neglected banjo rims back to life is a favorite thing to do in the shop. These rims usually show up without hardware, so they get new hardware and a custom tension hoop. Stretch a goat skin and they sound better than ever.

 This is a 10.5” 1890’s rim, with a 22” fretless walnut neck. The amount of volume you can get out of a 10.5” rim is surprising. This little banjo can easily hold its own in a jam. It headed to Atlantic Mine, MI. 

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