A range of banjo tailpieces availableonline from Brown Dog Banjos, choose from 23 tailpiece Presto Kershner Waverley Nashville Clam shell grover 2 hump clam shell No Knot 4 … Pre-War type, 2 or 4 hump, very high quality materials, original specification, also features a fine tune thumbscrew. The intonation problem is solved! $51.00 – + Total: Qty: Add to Cart Save to Wishlist. To place the bridge we add 2-3mm (5⁄ 64 - 1⁄ 8") to that measurement (totaling 337-338mm) (1317⁄ 64" – 13 5⁄ 16") to get the correct distance from the 12th fret to the bridge center so that it … Prucha Clamshell Banjo Tailpiece 7 Reviews; Nickel. $53.27 – + Polished Brass. After long years of extensive experience in banjo and mandolin building, we are now proudly offering PRUCHA banjo and mandolin hardware for sale. Bridges + Tailpieces for Banjo; Prucha Clamshell Banjo Tailpiece; Previous Next. On Prucha banjos the distance from the nut to the 12th fret is 335 mm( 13 13/16 inches). $9.79 (17) More Options: Plating » Prucha Kershner Banjo Tailpiece. About This Item; Customer Reviews; Scroll to Top Prucha Clamshell Banjo Tailpiece. In stock, ready to ship! 5-String Compensated Banjo Bridge. from $33.02 (8) Non-adjustable Banjo Tailpiece. Item # 0911-U. By putting on this Prucha Kirshner tailpiece I was able to adjust the tailpiece sideways and push the strings into alignment. From the start the banjo had many intonation issues due to the fact that the mounting nut (to hold the tailpiece in place) was not put on in-line with the bridge and the neck; thus it pulled the strings toward the arm rest. The Pioneer model boasts many of Jaroslav Prucha’s build qualities and workmanship that is also found on the top of the line Prucha banjos. The feet should always be parallel to the frets. The Pioneer is an elegant banjo that has an outstanding response to the player, it projects a sweet, beautiful tone enhanced by the tonal qualities of the mahogany neck and mahogany resonator. On Prucha banjos the distance from the nut to the 12th fret is 335 mm(13 13⁄ 16"). from $81.13 (12) More Options: Plating » Prucha Clamshell Banjo Tailpiece. All our parts are made to exact specs of the vintage parts used in the 1930´s. Prucha Bluegrass Instruments offers THE FINEST ORIGINAL BANJO PARTS. from $43.85 (14) More Options: Plating » Pisgah Hawktail Banjo Tailpiece. Prucha 2 or 4 hump Clamshell Banjo Tailpiece A beautifully made Prucha professional quality nickel plated clamshell style tailpiece for 5-string or 4-string banjos. To place the bridge we add 2-3mm (5/64 -1/8“) to that measurement (totaling 337-338mm)(13 17/64 – 13 5/16“) to get the correct distance from the 12th fret to the bridge center so that it is actually a little closer to the tailpiece. In stock, ready to ship! $9.00 (26) More Options: Plating » Prucha Presto Banjo Tailpiece. Item # 0911.