Metal Parts List Tone Rings. This banjo had more power, and more strength of tone in all ranges than any banjo that was compared against it, including two of the most popular boutique "prewar" new banjos available today. They're easy to adjust and durable. Some builders choose to use apple, mahogany, sycamore, ash, alder, poplar, hickory, and on and on. Light translucent finish. Used Wood Rim Taken from a HeartWood BR-250 Banjo.
Your #1 Source for Banjo Parts and Supplies for over 50 years! These are already turned on the lathe and ready. Bluegrass style banjos (like the Deering Sierra) have a bell bronze tone ring that weighs 2-3 pounds and is precisely fitted to a three ply violin maple rim.