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Mike Ramsey Woody Banjo, 2008

Mike Ramsey Woody Banjo, 2008

The Mike Ramsey Woody 5-string is an open back traditional style banjo with frailing scoop, and featuring a wooden tone ring and rim. This example was built in Chapel Hill, NC.
Mike Ramsey began building banjos in 1986, and in 1990 shifted to full time banjo production in Lebanon, Ohio. In 1994 he moved to a new shop in Appomattox, Virginia, and again in 2005 to Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Around 2010, he moved to Pittsboro, NC. For a time, he sold his banjos through Elderly Instruments under the name Chanterelle.

Price: $1599 CAD

SOLD! Mike Ramsey Fretless Banjo

SOLD!  Mike Ramsey Fretless Banjo

This Mike Ramsey fretless 5-string banjo was purchased new from Elderly Instruments, and carries serial number 713.  As Ramsey banjos go, it’s fairly plain.

This instrument has sold


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