The Hampshire Banjo

 

The Hampshire banjo is the base model hand made by Slim Jim in Hardrock Maple. Excellent entry level hand made banjo.


Neck - Laminated Maple/Walnut, Carbon Fibre Truss Rod, Smooth Round Neck Shape, 5 Star Planetary Tuning Pegs, Nickel Silver fretwire.


Pot - Three  Ply Maple Rim With Walnut Trim, Walnut Mk2 Tone Ring, 18 Hooks And  Shoes Nickel Plated, 18 Notch Tension Hoop Nickel Plated and John Balch  Calf Skin Head


Dimensions Neck width at the Nut 1 ¼”, Scale Length 26 ¼, 11” x 3” Pot, 11/16 curved Slim Jim Bridge


Finish - Smooth Tuff Microcrystaline wax 


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The Duroc Banjo

The Duroc banjo is Slim Jim's mid range hand made Antique style banjo made in Hardrock Maple. 


Neck -  Laminated Maple/Walnut, Carbon Fibre Truss Rod, Rigged Neck Shape, 5  Star Planetary Tuning Pegs Antique Finish & Old Style Small Nickel  Silver fretwire


Pot -  Three Ply Maple Rim With Walnut Trim, Round Brass On Walnut Tone Ring,  18 Hooks And Shoes Nickel Plated, 18 Notch Tension Hoop Nickel Plated  Antique Finish & John Balch Goat Skin Head


Dimensions - Neck width at the Nut 1 ¼”, Scale Length 26 ¼, 11” x 3” Pot, 9/16 curved Slim Jim Bridge


Finish - Walnut Stain With Smooth Tuff Microcrystaline wax 


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The Custom Banjo

The Custom banjo is Slim Jim's top of the range hand made fully customised banjo made to your personal specification. 


Neck  - Laminated Walnut/ Maple,Indian Rosewood, Carbon Fibre Truss Rod,  Ridged Neck Shape, Gotoh Tuning Pegs Antique Finish, Old Style Small  Brass fretwire


Pot -  Three Ply Walnut Rim With Indian Rosewood  Trim And  Maple Veneer,  Indian Rosewood and Round Rod Brass Tone Ring, 18 Hooks And Shoes Brass   Antique Finish, 18 Notch Tension Hoop Brass  Antique Finish, John  Balch Goat Skin Head


Dimensions - Neck width at the Nut 1 ¼”, Scale Length  25”, 17 Fret, 12” x 3” Pot, 9/16 curved Slim Jim Bridge


Finish - Smooth Tuff Microcrystaline wax 

 

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Mountain Banjo

The Mountain banjo hand made by Slim Jim is based around the traditional home made banjo from the Appalachian mountains.


Neck - One  Piece American Black  Walnut, Ridged Neck Shape, Geared Tuning Pegs,  Aged Brass On The Fret Board, Wild  Black  Boar On The Peg Head


Pot - American Black Walnut, Metal Tone Ring, Aged Brass Tailpiece, Stained Goat Skin Head, 5/8 Curved Slim Jim Bridge


Dimensions Neck width at the Nut 1 ¼”, A scale neck, Pot 6" head, curved Slim Jim Bridge 11/16.


Finish - Smooth Tuff Microcrystaline wax 

 

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Travel Mountain Banjo

The Travel Mountain banjo hand made by Slim Jim is a short scale banjo , the perfect travelling companion.

 

Neck - One  Piece American Black  Walnut, Ridged Neck Shape, Geared Tuning Pegs,  Aged Brass On The Fret Board, Wild  Black  Boar On The Peg Head  


Pot - American Black Walnut, Metal Tone Ring, Aged Brass Tailpiece, Stained Goat Skin Head, 5/8 Curved Slim Jim Bridge  


Dimensions Neck width at the Nut 1 ¼”, A scale neck, Pot 6" head, curved Slim Jim Bridge 11/16.  


Finish - Smooth Tuff Microcrystaline wax 

Uke Mountain Banjo

The Uke Mountain banjo hand made by Slim Jim is a merge of the traditional mountain banjo and a ukelele, will bring a smile to your face when playing.


Neck  - Reclaimed Mahogany, Round neck shape, 17 fret Hard rock Maple  fretboard, Geared tuning pegs, Square peg head, Scale length 17"


Pot - Reclaimed Mahogany, Metal tone ring, No tailpiece, Stained Goatskin head, 5/8" curved Slim Jim bridge


Dimensions


Finish - Aged with Smooth Tuff Microcrystaline wax