Old Time Banjos
Base Price: $1,500 ($300 Non-refundable deposit)
All Old Time Banjos include a neck and rim of either walnut, oak, cherry,
or maple, rosewood fretboard, Gotoh tuners, Balsam Banjo Works hardware
(16 hooks and shoes), 11 inch rim, synthetic head, some trim woods, and a
hand-rubbed finish (Danish Oil, Poly, Tung oil). All banjos come with a
Inlay and Overlay: $100 or more, call to Inquire.
Our inlay is done in house and can be done in shell, wood, metal, stone,
bone, and more. For all inlay you must call to inquire about the price. the
more intricate designs or valuable materials cost more to produce.
Skin Head (Goat or Calf): $50
Goatskin and calf skin heads add an organic look and crisp yet mellow tone
to your banjo. Most goatskin heads will be stained to match the look of
Ebony Fretboard: $50
Ebony fretboards add stunning contrast to the look of inlay,
and strengthen the overall integrity of the neck.
Certain aged finishes on wood or hardware: $100+
With some woods and most metals we have the ability to age them in
many different ways, adding a unique, natural look to your banjo.
Other specialty woods and materials: Call to inquire
Specialty woods include exotic hardwoods, figured/flamed woods,
birdseye, burls, and ambrosia woods.