Project Description

#1037 11″ Dobson Claw hammer Banjo

Rim:
10 ply 1/4″ wall stained maple Keller drum shell rim
11″ diameter

Tone Ring:
Rickard spun raw brass Dobson

Hardware:
18 notch raw brass tension ring
Raw brass round hooks and ball shoes and nuts
High Remo Fiberskin head

Neck:
Two piece stained Eastern maple
2 way “Hot Rod ” truss rod adjustable from heel
two 1/8″ x 3/8″ carbon fiber rods
Peg head, fingerboard and heel made from ebony
26 3/16″ scale length
Mother of pearl star dots and side dots

Tuners:
Gold plated double band Gotoh Tuners

Bridge:
Moon, fine grained old growth Maple and Ebony

Finish:
Two coats polymerized tung oil sealer

Hand built by Grant Wickland, Salt Spring, B.C.

All prices are in Canadian Dollars. Shipping or local delivery is at cost. My banjos are available at the Saturday Market here on Salt Spring Island and also at the list of stores on the links page.

PRICE    $1250

 

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