Piccoleles - Vintage Short Scale 5 String Banjos (click for more detail)
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old time five string banjos lovingly carved and brought to new life from original 1920's vintage four string banjo ukuleles

Each banjo is first restored structurally and upgraded using traditional methods and materials, and in keeping with the style and character of the vintage piccolo banjos of the 1890's.

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002
Buckbee


003
Lange


008
Buckbee

011
Buckbee
012
Clarophone


013
Olympian
Particulars
Rim Diameter ~ 7 in
Scale Length 13. in
Overall Length 21 in
Neck Length 8.375 in
4 Geared Tuners
Spun rim, Skin Head
Tone ring
Rim Diameter 6.75 in
Scale Length 13.5 in
Overall Length 21 in
Neck Length 8.5 in
Double Spun Rim
Vintage Tuners
Skin Head
Rim Diameter ~ 7 in
Scale Length 13. in
Overall Length 21 in
Neck Length 8.375 in
4 Geared Tuners
Spun rim, Skin Head
Tone ring
Rim Diameter ~ 7 in
Scale Length 13.0 in
Overall Length 21 in
Neck Length 8.5 in
4 Geared Tuners
Spun Rim, Skin Head
Tone ring
Rim Diameter ~ 7 in
Scale Length 13.0 in
Overall Length 21 in
Neck Length 8.5 in
Closed Back
Skin Head
Tone ring
Rim Diameter ~ 7.25 in
Scale Length 13.0 in
Overall Length 21 in
Neck Length 8.5 in
All Metal Rim
Skin Head


Piccoleles - Vintage Short Scale 5 String Banjos (click for more detail)


014
Bruno
015
Bakelite
016
Flangeback

020
Bruno


021
La Pacific


023
Clarophone


030
Pmico
Rim Diameter ~ 6.875 in
Scale Length 13. in
Overall Length 20.75 in
Neck Length 8.375 in
5 Geared Tuners
Curly Maple Neck, Skin Head
Tone ring, Bruno label
Rim Diameter ~ 7 in
Scale Length 13.25. in
Overall Length 20 in
Neck Length 8.125 in
Molded Rim w/flange
No Dowel Stick
Skin Head
Rim Diameter ~ 5.5 in
Scale Length 13. in
Overall Length 20.5 in
Neck Length 8.75 in
Metal Rim w/Flangeback
Figured Maple Neck
Skin Head
Rim Diameter ~ 8 in
Scale Length 13. in
Overall Length 22 in
Neck Length 8.25 in
Ebony Fingerboard
Custom Tailpiece & Bridge
Tone Ring, Plastic Head
Rim Diameter ~ 7 in
Scale Length 13. in
Overall Length 21 in
Neck Length 8.875 in
Bracketless Rim
Metal Closed Back
Skin Head
Rim Diameter ~ 7 in
Scale Length 13.0 in
Overall Length 21 in
Neck Length 8.5 in
5 Geared Tuners
Ebony Volute Overlay
Tone ring, Skin Head
Rim Diameter ~ 7 in
Scale Length 13.0 in
Overall Length 21 in
Neck Length 8.5 in
5 Geared Tuners
Bubinga Fingerboard
Tone ring, Skin Head


Piccoleles - Vintage Short Scale 5 String Banjos (click for more detail)


031
Oscar Schmidt

047
Bakelite

051
John Grey

054
Bruno

071
Harmony w/Facelift

075
Stewart Style

081
Baycu Washburn
Rim Diameter ~ 7.5 in
Scale Length 13.25 in
Overall Length 21 in
Neck Length 8.125 in
4 Geared Tuners
Custom Tone Ring
Custom Tailpiece
Rim Diameter ~ 7 in
Scale Length 13.25. in
Overall Length 20 in
Neck Length 8.125 in
Molded Rim w/flange
No Dowel Stick
Plastic Head
Rim Diameter ~ 7.75 in
Scale Length 13 in
Overall Length 22.5 in
Neck Length 8.625 in
Friction Tuners
Original Tailpiece
Calfskin Head
Rim Diameter ~ 8 in
Scale Length 13.75 in
Overall Length 22 in
Neck Length 8.25 in
5 Geared Tuners
Original Tailpiece
Tone Ring, Plastic Head
Rim Diameter ~ 8 in
Scale Length 14.0 in
Overall Length 22.5 in
Neck Length 8.5 in
Heavy Hardware
Brass Tone Ring
Ebony Fingerboard
Rim Diameter ~ 7 in
Scale Length 13.0 in
Overall Length 21 in
Neck Length 8.5 in
4 Geared Tuners, Custom Tailpiece
Double Spun Rim
Mahogany Neck w/Backstrap
Rim Diameter ~ 7 in
Scale Length 13. in
Overall Length 20.5 in
Neck Length 8.5 in
Double Spun Rim
Engraved Pearl in Fingbd
Cherry Neck
Ebony Fingerboard

 

 

Piccoleles - Vintage Short Scale 5 String Banjos (click for more detail)


082
Oscar Schmidt

083
Avalon


086
Alvin Keech

099
Buckbee Hybrid

103
Pearloid Resonator
Rim Diameter ~ 7.5 in
Scale Length 13.0 in
Overall Length 21.25 in
Neck Length 8.125 in
4 Geared Tuners
Custom Tailpiece
Ivoroid Binding
Heavy Tone Ring
Rim Diameter ~ 8 in
Scale Length 13. in
Overall Length 22 in
Neck Length 8.25 in
Champion Tuners
Tone Ring, Plastic Head
 
Rim Diameter ~ 7.75 in
Scale Length 13.0 in
Overall Length 21.25 in
Neck Length 9 in
Fretless Fingerboard
Double Rim nner/outer
Cherry Neck
Rim Diameter ~ 7 in
Scale Length 13.0 in
Overall Length 21.5 in
Neck Length 8.25 in
Calfskin Head
Brass Tone Ring
 
Rim Diameter ~ 7 in
Scale Length 13.0 in
Overall Length 21.5 in
Neck Length 8.25 in
Pearloid Fingerboard
Resonator w/Design
Calfskin Head

 

 

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