Full walnut banjo with 12-inch rim and Dobson heel.   Nicely grained walnut neck.  Finished with a Rosewood fretboard, a solid player with simple beauty.  

25.5 scale 

Walnut  Neck

Rosewood  fretboard and peghead plate

Renaissance head

Brass Gotoh Tuners 

1.35 inch nut width

12-inch  Block walnut  rim 

Aged Brass hardware

Custom SBC tension hoop with side holes

Walnut Dowel Stick

Walnut armrest 

Hawktail tailpiece

Straight scoop

Built for Bob in New Hampshire