Humid seasons will need tightening and dry seasons might need loosening. This Bishline Okie is an open-back model packed with features that has a vintage sound. This banjo has the standard Seeders 12″ Walnut Style 1 specs. Maple burl veneer on head stock front and back. Thanks for the thoughtful response! This is a custom Walnut Huber Banjo with Engraved Gold Hardware. 0 bids. The hole layout design allows the sound to easily travel from the string to the head removing excess material, making this bridge delicate in appearance yet strong in tone and design. Buy It Now. ORIGINAL SPILLWAY DAM BANJO BRIDGE $ 17.5. This is one of the nicest banjos that I have ever seen. Very good volume and sustain, much like the slab-cut maple bridges #11 and #12. $23 … Published in Banjos; No Comments. Condition: New. The banjo becomes more responsive, creating clarity and providing a warm professional sound without harsh overtones. The bridge I just purchased however is a two-footed minstrel bridge. 2d 0h 53m 25s. It features a simple look with a focus on play ability and tone. Buy It Now. This bridge was made by Don New, who is a superb craftsman, probably best-known for his dam spillway bridges. Segmented walnut rim with thick veneer around it. Finished using a non-toxic, food safe walnut oil. CALL TODAY 404-372-5482. 4d 0h 58m 32s. Calfskin head, hand carving on the head stock, neck heel and frailing scoop. The Bishline Cimmaron features a walnut resonator and a bell-bronze tone ring, perfect for Bluegrass style playing. Location: Springville,NY,USA. The use of a continuous leg also prevents the bridge from sagging over time. 0 bids. This is one of the nicest banjos that I have ever seen. A loose head will dull the notes and volume. Its well seasoned, air dried for 15 years. One ebony nut for nylon or gut strings as they require a higher action and wider slots to avoid buzzing. Bridge #24 (European curly maple, quarter-sawn): A bit more volume than #23, although with less silkiness of tone. CALL TODAY 404-372-5482. Very good up the neck, but not so good down the neck. Sampson Tenor Banjo Bridge 4 String Banjo USA STB311 Walnut $ 32. This banjo is carved in a free spirited gothic style. All bridges feature a walnut body with a persimmon tone cap and are finished using a non-toxic, food safe walnut oil. A true work of art. Sampson Tenor Banjo Bridge 4 String Banjo USA STB311 Walnut $ 32. Read more. Some folks use weight as the one and only important feature of a banjo bridge and in doing have to make their bridges according to self-imposed limitations. Clawhammer Special 100 Year Old Barnwood Spillway Dam Banjo Bridge $ 20. A properly tight head will have good pop and note clarity as well as volume. Ken LeVan - Posted - 01/27/2014: 10:01:38. Do not over tighten as it will stretch the head and the tone will be unpleasant and difficult to manage. Condition: New. A true work of art. Condition: New. I love the sound of this bridge and the way it brings out the character of an old banjo. Edited by - mbuk06 on 01/27/2014 09:50:12. Friday, 25 November 2016 by seeders. Includes Superior Hardshell Case and Warranty. $26 Now. $3.85 Shipping. SOLD. The walnut is ancient walnut from a gristmill I used to own in PA that was built in 1744. Had I accepted those limitation bridges like the Archie (only about half the weight of what's considered "proper,") Dark Star and several others would have never seen the light of day. New Huber Custom Banjo Walnut and Gold. Its no harder than tuning the strings so don't be worried. The banjo becomes more responsive, creating clarity and providing a warm professional sound without harsh overtones. New Huber Custom Banjo Walnut and Gold. $3.85 Shipping. Mulheron bridges are made exclusively for Balsam Banjoworks by master bridge craftsman Lindsey Liden. Location: Wappapello,MO,USA. Condition: New. Bluegrass Guitar with Bryan Sutton - The G Run (breakdown and history) - Duration: 8:59. I was really surprised by the walnut and mahogany, and expected the spruce and chestnut to sound "thinner" than they did. Ebony fretboard, heel cap, rim cap and tension hoop cap. SOLD. The spruce may be good for nylon strung banjos. FREE USA SHIPPING. Banjo bridge swap, don't watch unless you're a banjo junkie. - Duration: 6:57. rpeek 21,388 views. Less bassy richness than #23 and #24. Mulheron Banjo Bridge. 6:57. Finished using a non-toxic, food safe walnut oil. Bridge #25: (Very hard burl walnut): A surprising bridge. Calfskin head, hand carving on the head stock, neck heel and frailing scoop. $26 Now. Location: Wappapello,MO,USA. Sound samples of the same banjo set up with walnut and maple bridges would be cool. The Mulheron “continuous leg” hand made bridge creates a stable platform that in turn transfers the tone evenly and consistently throughout the entire banjo. FREE USA SHIPPING. Tighten the screws by a quarter turn all the way around and do as many times as necessary. 046 – 12″ Style 3 Dobson Special Banjo. Clawhammer Special 100 Year Old Barnwood Spillway Dam Banjo Bridge $ 20. Seeders Violin Bridge; Hard Oil Satin Finish; 12 inch banjo banjo custom banjo ebony handmade rolled brass tone ring Walnut Banjo. It's a good idea to keep a selection of bridges around to change action. Walnut body with a persimmon tone cap. The Mulheron âcontinuous legâ hand made bridge creates a stable platform that in turn transfers the tone evenly and consistently throughout the entire banjo. Not sure which Bishline is right for you, we can help you get started. The rolled brass tone ring is an excellent choice for old-time playing and the 12″ rim gives it a rich deep sound. 2d 0h 53m 25s. Segmented walnut rim with thick veneer around it. Location: Springville,NY,USA. This is a 12″ Walnut Style 3 variation. The tone of a natural hide is far superior to a plastic head. New Huber Custom Banjo Walnut and Gold. Walnut body with a persimmon tone cap. Includes Superior Hardshell Case and Warranty. This is a custom Walnut Huber Banjo with Engraved Gold Hardware. 0 bids. $0 Shipping. $0 Shipping. New Huber Custom Banjo Walnut and Gold.