Here is the specification for the "Clipper #3 Bacon-FF" open back model:- 11" x 15mm thick laminated maple rim with 24 brackets with an American made StuMac "Bacon-FF" tone ring; 18 fret truss-rodded neck with edge binding and hand-dressed fretting + frailer's scoop where the top 4 frets would normally be; 2-point neck attachment with twin co-ordinator rods for extra stability; Vintage style planetary tuners and a geared 5th string peg; Renaissance head; Solid armrest and good quality "No-Knot" tailpiece; Top grade strings & bridge.Expertly set-up for optimum playability - and plain but very acceptable finish & cosmetics.All this adds up to a really nice "old-time" banjo suitable for any grade of player - at a very competitive price.
We believe that it's the best "old-time" banjo available in the UK at the moment at anything like this kind of price point. For sound quality, playability and stability, nothing else in this price bracket comes close ....
Built in the UK from imported parts. Get a great sounding banjo with all the design quality that you really need - but at much the same price as many other brands that have few (or none) of these features.
FREE with this banjo:2 sets of top-quality spare strings, a capo (for the 4 long strings) & a pair of fitted capo spikes (for the 5th string) and a fitted banjo strap.