Tony Pass Banjo Rims

Desert Rose is the exclusive Japanese distributor for the great Tony Pass Lost Timbre banjo rims. Tony's rims are a proprietary block design using the now famous Timeless Timber &0164;, centuries old recovered old growth wood from the Great Lakes.

Tony's Lost Timbre rims are made of old growth birch, as well, old growth maple is available on request.

Lost Timbre rims can be custom ordered for literally any banjo; open back or resonator model; and 11 or 12 inch models are available. We can supply custom pot assemblies for your existing neck and resonator, or your personal building projects. Pot assemblies can be ordered with any popular tone ring including Tennessee Twenty, JLS, Hopkins and Blaylock to mention just a few.

Please contact us with your specific needs or questions, and to receive a price quote.

Standard prices for the Tony Pass old wood rim:

Tony Pass Lost Timbre Banjo Rim  : : : : : :55,000
(Birch or maple), Custom fit to your parts

Stained and finished, add : : : : : : 5,000

You must supply your parts when requesting a rim fitted for your existing
banjo or your supplied parts, to insure perfect fitting.

Updated 5-8-04