Ban Jovi

Meet "Ban Jovi!" Ban Jovi is an acoustic-electric 6-string banjo/guitar made from an antique silverware box and recycled "Strat-o-Copy" neck. He features a drum head banjo-style resonator for a more bluegrass sound, a wooden tone ring and sound hole cover, antique door hinge tailpiece, hand-carved "neapolitan" layered pickup cover & adjustable bridge, violin scroll headstock accent, a MGB Mini Box Bucker Pickup, volume & tone controls, silver carrying handle and enclosed chrome tuners. Because of the way he opens, he is self-standing. The box opens.You can purchase him at the Etsy store, MelodditiesMusic.  Or contact me direct via my contact info (info@meloddities.com.)

6-String Acoustic-Electric Banjo/Guitar

6-String Acoustic-Electric Banjo/Guitar

BanJovi Box Banjo/Guitar

BanJovi Box Banjo/Guitar

Vintage Silverware Box Body

Wooden Sound Hole & MGB Pickup

Wooden Sound Hole & MGB Pickup

6" Drum Head Resonator

6" Drum Head Resonator

"Stratocopy" Neck

"Stratocopy" Neck

Violin Scroll Accent

Violin Scroll Accent

Neapolitan Layered Adjustable Bridge

Neapolitan Layered Adjustable Bridge

Neapolitan Layered Pickup Cover

Neapolitan Layered Pickup Cover

Antique Door Hinge Tailpiece

Antique Door Hinge Tailpiece

Chrome Handle

Chrome Handle

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20200718_142742

Closed Chrome Tuners

Closed Chrome Tuners

Silver Latches

Silver Latches

Back

Back

Box Opens

Box Opens

Self-Standing

Self-Standing

Self-Standing