New cherry walnut hollow body 5 string banjo

Internal Remo toy hand drum from thrift store.  (not adjustable)

I had the wood. $25 to $30 project.  

 

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Comment by Jim Morris on June 13, 2017 at 2:46pm

Cool, thanks for the info.

Comment by Steve Holladay on June 13, 2017 at 2:26pm

Thanks!  Yes the 5th is in a copper tube (salvaged from a scrap hvac unit) under the fretboard.

Comment by Jim Morris on June 13, 2017 at 12:56pm

Is the 5th string tunneled up to the head or channeled in some other way?

Comment by Jim Morris on June 13, 2017 at 12:51pm

Very nice!

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