This old pot had a square hole for the
dowel stick. I simply cut a curved
maple block, drilled it, and ran the
hanger bolt through it.
And here is the DEERING neck which I
installed. Of course, I didn't want to leave
Deering's well-respected name on a banjo
which is nowhere NEAR his high
standards, so I changed it to "
That way, when I allow a beginner to
borrow it, I can tell the student that this is
the famous