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The "Clipper #3" banjos are the next step up the "Grafton" range; all the best features in banjo design at affordable prices here is the specification for the "Clipper #3 Tubaphone" open back model:- 11" x 15mm thick maple rim with 24 brackets and a "Tubaphone" 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 the best intermediate "old-time" banjo available in the UK at the moment - for sound, 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: 1 set of top-quality spare strings, a capo (for the 4 long strings) & a pair of fitted capo spikes (for the 5th string).