Refin neck, dress frets.
"Bathtub Gin" a Talkeetna
Normal wear and tear for
a banjo that's been played numerous times at the top of North
Sometimes ......he worries me...
Not too bad, just some dressing will suffice.
time to get rid of the
few pesky metric
threaded bolts, they are ROUGH
I have some 10-24 NC's and some repros
Will buff armrest and Nikolas lacquer it
The Galaxy Group
Vegavox rim assembly
Multi-ply, still perfectly tight, all metric.
11" Medium crown flathead tonering unlike any of the U.S.A.
Cleaned and getting Nikolas on all the plated and unplated parts
Stripping the neck from
heel to volute
One oldie broke coming
out, all these shoes need tapping
4 new repro bolts and 5
The new ones are 1/4"
head, and used on each side of heel and the tailpiece
Nikolas on them
Assembled on Remo 1100M2
Still amazed how well
the sidewall paint has
survived all the climate extremes
Behlen's Rattle can
finish and Deft Clear Lacquer...Sa....LUTE
Ready for a neck again
I'd better hurry, the
insects are awful here...:)
Frets leveled and
recrowned Redyed and taking on clear
Damn, it , someone get
the spray please!
All secure and action
Allen screws brought in
just to touch and snug the heel.
GHS 30-24-14-10 and
Remo head provided by www.bedfordbanjoshop.com
Plastic spacers replaced
by one solid walnut spacer
Didnt have any more of
the old blue stones so i
used what I had
Tuned to pitch, I gotta get this thing out of here,
these AK roaches are too much to handle
MORE TO COME