"Thanks NJ and Blanch. No worries, I can easily keep this going. I just didn't want to keep it solely so I know it is here if no one else wanted it. Funny how no one can limit the L V history to a single…"
"I love these banjo restoration videos of yours. Each one reminds me that I should get my old banjo out of the closet and restring it. At the same time I kind of dread it because the last time I looked into restringing it, a music store guy told me…"
"Lord knows I hate having to defend Google. Their original motto was "Don't be evil," and now they are The Evil Giant. Trent Lapinski could have distilled all his ramblings about why LV failed in his one line, "It was mostly the…"
"So I felt the chig force buzz my brain in my sleep last night and woke up knowing I needed to come check in here. I have not logged in or even looked in for quite some time. I knew way back then exactly what was being done to our little web-home and…"
"Oh, also I am keeping lights going in this place because I have believed that it is a means for people to stay connected, or be reminded of the special connections we all have shared. I would appreciate if you would drop a comment here…"
"Baby's a dancer! She's beautiful.
So is that banjo. For the inlay that you replaced, what material did you use, assuming that there's no antique ivory to match it with?
Your videos are inspiring me to dig my five-string banjo out of…"
"Hilarious Bruce! Very informative AND entertaining! Coming from Florida that white slippery stuff is a nuisance that I never have to endure as it is taken care of before it ever even appears. (One of the few things that the state of Florida stays on…"
Started this banjo project in July of 2019 when i won the ebay auction for the old neck with the cool ivory inlay running up the center. next I found the rim from the same seller about a week later. Turned out it was the rim that actually went with…
"Nature Junkie, yes 50 dollars was a lot of money back then! I just found the original Elite tailpiece used on this banjo and won it in an eBay auction! So it will soon be complete as originally made! It is a beautiful little banjo with an amazing…"
"When you first unwrapped that thing, oh my god, I was amazed that it hadn't been long buried in a landfill. I would never have guessed that an instrument in that condition could even be restored. What you did with it is astounding, Willie. You…"