Restring A Banjo


Here are step by step instructions on how to restring your 5 or 6 string banjo.


Thread flat end of a loop end banjo string through the bridge
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Gently pull banjo string loop around lip on bridge

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How To String A Banjo

Pull banjo string through hole in tuning machine
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 How To String A Banjo

Give yourself about 3 inches of slack on the string at around the 5th fret to ensure you have enough string for a few winds around the tuning machine post

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 How To String A Banjo

 

Tighten string through post by turning tuning machine

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 How To String A Banjo
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How To String A Banjo 
 How To String A Banjo