Windsor Popular Model One before and after restoration

Before

Windsor showing signs of years of wear and tear.

Perch poll lose and not correctly fitted to the pot

Before

Perch poll had shrunk over time

After

Perch poll extended and ferrule fitted

After

Repairs to the pot and perch poll.

The neck brace has been refitted with new Ebony wedges

Broken Vega Tenor Resonator Before and After

Before

The owner dropped the banjo and broke the resonator

After

The finished repair job

Complete Restoration including Neck Rebuild Before & After

Before

Early banjo found in a loft in need of complete renovation

Before

The fret had started to come away from the neck

Before

The pot was split and need completely repairing

After

Completely restored with a light stain to maximise the look

After

The neck was completely rebuilt 

After

New fret board and head stock veneer

New fret board and head stock veneer

Changing Tubaphone Tone Ring to Wood Before & After

Before

The owner was not happy with the original sound of the tubaphone

Before

The old pot was machined down and a new tone ring fitted

Before

The heal before being reworked

After

New tone ring added and refinished with a capping to complete the pot

After

The finished banjo 

After

New calf skin head fitted.