"Thanks Chig! Yes I think I was on my way to sell it and decided to make the video before it was gone. Since this video I have made a few more changes... an old Elite tailpiece from 1900 and a different fancy carved tension hoop from the…"
"Wow Willie! that looks and sound beautiful. You do such restorations with great love. Your Franken banjo is amazing. That back is perfect. You did sell that 1976 one! I had wondered if that was going…"
"So let me get this straight... You went shopping for a banjo case, and then ended up restoring the banjo that came inside it? So now, instead of trying to sell a banjo without a case, you have one case and two banjos?
It's okay. The birdseye…"
"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…"
"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…
IHi Trimaddog! Best wishes from Brazil... Well, if you´re the last son of a big family this is (probably) normal.... My first daughter has 3 z photos.... The second one is getting to almost 2% of that much now!!! It happens! :)
Hey Thanks! I did some viedeo for Adams' boat vid last week... first thing I've done in a while. Sick today some kind of coughy chest thing with a stuffy head! Resting now maybe I'll work on my 5o mile relay vid that ran a few weeks ago. I also have another yoga vid to finish... all I need is some 36 hour days! 24 is just not enough! The studio is still doing great and staying busy!