Brass Clad Flamed Claro Walnut 11″ banjo with Dobson tone ring. Reliced Waverly tuners with a calf skin head. Headstock and 5th string are both slotted.
24″ scale Maple rim and neck with Rosewood fingerboard. 11″ brass clad rim with a Bacon tone ring. All brass hardware and calf skin head.
I always prefer to keep as many of the original parts on a guitar as possible, especially if its vintage. In this case the original nut has had its nut slots filed way too low. In addition it was done using one 3 corner file. I want the slots to be cut for each individual gauge so I decided it is best to replace it. The first step will be to score the finish around the READ MORE