#433 Fretless 5 Sting Gourd Banjo “Copperhead”
Premium Curly Maple Neck with Oil Finish
Hammered Copper Sheet Patina Peghead and Scoop Plate
Oak Fretless Fingerboard
Ebony Friction Violin Tuners….very smooth operation
Huge Canteen Gourd 10 1/2″dia. x 4 3/4″ deep 2″ sound port
Carbon Fiber reinforced Gourd interior
Natural Goatskin Head
Corian Nut 1 3/8″ wide
Barry Sholder Std. Gourd Banjo String Set
*Extra Stings sets available on the accessories page
**This banjo can be custom ordered with frets.
**Out of stock/Special Order Available
Please note: Available for special order means that the instrument is currently unavailable and will have to be built Usually about 2 weeks.
This is the third Copperhead banjo I’ve made. The peghead and the frailing scoop have a hammered copper plate that has been chemically treated to produce an antique patina. The Large 10-12″ canteen gourd produces great bass tones. It has a natural goatskin head that is attached with black tacks. This one is sure to be an attention-getter as well as a great player.