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SHOWING 2 GLOSSARY RECORDS FOR “K”

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Kershner Tailpiece

Patented a century ago, the Kershner is still one of the most popular adjustable-tension tailpieces made for banjo. Designed by Benjamin Kershner and patented in 1916, this is an excellent banjo... read more
Knee Mute Some Bacon and Day and other banjo brands used knee mutes to dampen the sound. They consisted of a lever sticking down from the bottom side of the pot that could be activated by knee pressure.


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