Neem een kijkje in onze online shop! Truss Rod kopen? On these instruments, the upper rod has been replaced by a brass nut, which holds the neck in place. If you continue, we will assume that you agree to our privacy policy which includes details of cookie usage. Quality Control Manager Chad Kopotic walks you through how to adjust your truss rod in order to have the proper relief in the neck of your banjo. Those made in the 1950's and 1960's have only 1 rod, the lower one. I thought maybe possible a new neck or installing a truss rod but I just don't know if there is any other way where I don't have to get a new neck or cause more trouble adding a truss rod to the guitar. The truss rod is a lot better at holding a position than changing it, and using this method will mean it has to do less work leading to faster, larger adjustments. A broken rod is a PIA repair. Current Gibson Mastertone banjos as well as most pre-war Gibsons have dual rods. If you feel unusual resistance when turning the wrench, STOP. take your time to shop around. Persoonlijk advies 10.000+ onderdelen Snelle verzending Leverancier van A-merken personally I would avoid it, there is options around the same price for ones fitted with a rod. I used this technique and made an Jatoba truss rod 7/16" square for my first bamboo banjo neck, been in there since 2009. ive gotten a few good deals on items being sold at reduced price after Christmas. Proper adjustment of your banjo's truss rod allows you to put a little bit of concave curve in the neck of your banjo to make the playability easier. Banjo Lovers Online We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Re: Lack of a truss rod in Deering Goodtime Banjos Ive seen a few suffer from lack of truss rod. I use the bamboo #001 as a loaner banjo while I build for someone locally, so different people have played it and vintaged the signal, light strings and a flat fingerboard still. You don't want to deal with it. The other is to change the action of the banjo by altering the angle of the neck. Online shopping from a great selection at Musical Instruments Store. Well anyways the guitar has no truss rod so I was wondering what would be the best option for getting the action lower on the guitar.