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"Hi Noam, Sorry for not getting back to you sooner. The CBN discussion group called t…"

Rand Moore replied Apr 4, 2014 to Tin can banjo: Neck-thru options?

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"You might want to add (glue on) a thin strip of wood to the under-side of the neck w…"

Rand Moore replied Mar 20, 2014 to Tin can banjo: Neck-thru options?

3 Apr 4, 2014
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"Hi Turtlehead, That's a real nice looking old-fashioned tack-head banjo. Did you lea…"

Rand Moore replied Feb 11, 2014 to Some Great Banjo Building Ideas Found Elsewhere on CBN...

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"Hi Stringybark, Glad someone found the info helpful. Here's a link to the Dulcijo di…"

Rand Moore replied Feb 10, 2014 to Some Great Banjo Building Ideas Found Elsewhere on CBN...

7 Feb 13, 2014
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"That instrument that I made with the 5th string routed under the fretboard was actua…"

Rand Moore replied Feb 9, 2014 to Some Great Banjo Building Ideas Found Elsewhere on CBN...

7 Feb 13, 2014
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"In a Google search of banjo rim building, I found another diagram which shows the le…"

Rand Moore replied Nov 6, 2013 to Building Round Sound Boxes for Banjos

5 Nov 6, 2013
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"Here is a recalculation of the trapezoid block size for a 11" banjo rim including a…"

Rand Moore replied Nov 5, 2013 to Building Round Sound Boxes for Banjos

5 Nov 6, 2013
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"Unless you are building a banjo with a wooden soundboard, I think a good strategy is…"

Rand Moore replied Nov 5, 2013 to Building Round Sound Boxes for Banjos

5 Nov 6, 2013
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"In the videos, as I recall, the block thickness was 1". He was using 1" x 1" stock.…"

Rand Moore replied Nov 5, 2013 to Building Round Sound Boxes for Banjos

5 Nov 6, 2013
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"If we increase the length of the two sides of the isosceles triangle by 0.25" (to 6.…"

Rand Moore replied Nov 4, 2013 to Building Round Sound Boxes for Banjos

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Tambourine banjo. Skin bending pretty much.

Started by Sebastian Mueller. Last reply by Sebastian Mueller Sep 15, 2018. 1 Reply

not technicaly a banjo, but banjo-ish

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Large book with banjo plans

Started by Wade. Last reply by Jim Morris Mar 12, 2016. 4 Replies

Tin can banjo: Neck-thru options?

Started by Noam Berg. Last reply by Rand Moore Apr 4, 2014. 3 Replies

Building Round Sound Boxes for Banjos

Started by Rand Moore. Last reply by Rand Moore Nov 6, 2013. 5 Replies

Some specifically general questions

Started by Matt Quinney. Last reply by Rand Moore Oct 11, 2013. 33 Replies

4 string banjo strings

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4 string or 5 string banjo for blues?

Started by JIm Trussler. Last reply by Gerald Readore Aug 22, 2012. 1 Reply

5-String Banjo Discussion Area

Started by Rand Moore. Last reply by Ryan Rose Feb 4, 2012. 10 Replies

a free banjo album, sort of

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Banjo Blues Tab

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CB Banjuke Project

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Banjo Ukulele

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Need help identifying a banjo

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General Questions

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