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For Sale or Trade: Used Yates Skillet Head
Used Yates Skillet Head Banjo - Semi Distressed Finish - Rosewood Fingerboard - Mahogany Resonator - TKL Hard Case
Warren Yates is making some of the best banjos out there today. He is
meticulously involved in every aspect of production. If your looking for
that great pre-war sound without spending the pre-war bucks, this is
the perfect banjo for you. The finish and hardware were mildly
distressed by Warren. It will ship in a very nice TKL hard shell case.
Please let us know if you have any questions and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
Specs from Yates:
Finish is “Semi-Distressed” for that early 1950s look and, feel.
Flat Rosewood Fingerboard, Ebony Peg Head, Mother of Pearl Inlay
Light Weight Flange
Narrow Frets (worked down and re-crowned for easier playing and pull-offs)
Old Grover style bridge made by Yates
Special 50's style Tailpiece
Yates made three ply maple rim
Semi-Distressed Nickel Plated Metal Parts
Three fifth string spikes (7th, 8th & 9th frets)
Yates 20 Hole Nickel Plated Tone Ring
Waverly two band Tuners with Ivoroid Buttons carved to the Keystone shape
Steel coordinator rods
T– Wrench—for tuning the head
TKL hard shell case If interested Contact Bob or Alvin