Other New and Used Banjos
Bedford Banjo Shop
USED 1927 B&D Silver Bell No. 1 mandolin banjo (sn 24358) 10" rim, 13 7/8" scale, Silver Bell tone ring, fancy m.o.p. inlays in fingerboard and peghead, f-hole flange, good calfskin head. Plays easily with fine set up. Includes hard case. ON HOLD
USED Dixie banjo ukulele All metal, soprano scale, probably made in the 1950s. Skin head, friction tuners, new strings. Nice sounding and easy playing. SOLD
USED c. 1900 Unbranded Lyon and Healy banjeaurine 12.25" spunover rim, 18.5" scale, mahogany neck with ebony fingerboard and vintage Rogers calfskin head. Nice, straight neck with great frets. Upgraded with planetary tuners, geared 5th string peg and repro Vega-style arm rest. Tailpiece is a brass minstrel-style by Mark Ralston. Fresh set up with nylon strings. $395
We usually have partially completed project instruments that are waiting for our attention.
Please inquire if you're seeking such instruments.
USED c. 1920 Unmarked Gretsch mandolin banjo 10" rim, 13.5" scale. Maple neck and rim, fancy abalone inlays in peghead and extended fingerboard. New set up with older, good quality calfskin head. Some mismatched nuts. Nice player with low, easy action. $349
114 S. Juliana Street Bedford, PA 15522 (814) 623-2187
NEW Boucher-Style minstrel banjo Hand crafted by local banjo maker, Richard Hite. 14" walnut-stained maple rim and neck, goatskin head, ebony friction tuning pegs, brass tension hoop and hardware, Aquila Nylgut strings. $595