All black cherry wood construction.
The wood was 5 years air dry in my shop for optimal stability and sound.
11 inches 2 ply rim with a Little Wonder tone ring, wood purflings and a grenadillo rim cap.
Handmade aged brass bracket shoes and tailpiece.
Side grooved brass tension hoop.
Raw brass wire armrest.
One piece black cherry neck with a ebony fingerboard and headstock veneer.
Adjustable 2 way truss rod.
1 3/8 inch wide at the nut, 25 1/2 inches scale.
Rubner brass high ratio tuners.
Hand cut and engraved mother of pearl inlays.
Moon bridge, medium tension steel strings.
The bone nut is filed to accept nylon strings without any modification.
Sweet old time sound.
Plated Second Life Banjo / Carl Arcand no 1305-4 and ready to play.