Salad Bowl Banjo #6

Another "Gourdless Gourd" banjo, this time fretless. This banjo, like most of my other Salad Bowl Banjos, features a beautiful walnut bowl hand turned by Ron Thompson of Bryson City.

This is my frist Salad Bowl with two new features (for me): a sound port on the side of the bowl and an integral tone ring - a 1/4 inch ring on the inner lip of the bowl, which you can see in the photo below.

Here is a video explanation and demonstration with some photos, as well: