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Date

Saturday Oct 3, 2020 - Sunday Oct 11, 2020

Time

All Day

Making a Banjo From Scratch with Richard Scott Newman

Key Points:

*Resawing, steam bending, drying laminations
*Scarf joints and laminating rims
*Precision turning on the wood lathe with an x-y compound
*Slotting fingerboards
*Installing, leveling, crowning and dressing frets
*Mother of pearl inlay
*Use of jigs and fixtures to make parts quickly and accurately
*Rolling brass tone rings
*Banjo set up for best tone and playability