Mountain Banjo Kit NEW NECK OPTIONS


Carver Banjos strives to create the best instruments possible for the highest value. This kit tips a hat to the traditional mountain banjo style of Frank Proffitt and other iconic builders featured in the Foxfire series with a few features that are completely unique and new.

You need no woodworking experience or specialized tools. You’ll be free to enjoy the unique experience of building your own instrument without the worry of costly mistakes. The end result is a fully-playable banjo with a personal connection to you.

*Now offering 8 unique neck styles with and without frets. Each neck option is shown and labeled in the photo gallery. When you place your order you can leave a message on the checkout form and specify which neck and if you want frets/fretless. An example of the order form is shown in the last photo in the gallery. If you don’t see this message form in checkout or if you forget, you can email me directly at

I will contact you directly via the email you have provided upon checkout if you do not specify which neck you want.


  • Solid American walnut neck and body
  • 24.8” scale length
  • 36″ total length
  • Angle mounted neck to provide perfect string action and playability
  • Friction pegs
  • 6” goat skin drum head
  • 5/8″ 3d printed bridge, black PLA plastic
  • Leather tailpiece
  • 3d printed nut, black PLA plastic
  • Nylon strings
  • Hand-rolled steel tone ring
  • All hardware included
  • Frailing scoop
  • 8 different neck designs, fretless or with 19 pre-installed frets

Additional information

Weight 12 lbs
Dimensions 24 × 14 × 6 in