AGP #421 - “Steak ‘n’ Kidney Pi” - 3 String Fretless Panjo
Scale: 635mm/25inches
Strings: .038NW 026NW .018NW
Tunings: GDg AEa ADG
Found these two forgotten $2 Pie Pans when scrounging through my Charity Shop find box’s for a Top to use in my last build, AGP #420, and remembered I’d seen and liked a very likeable 2 Pie Plate Tin build some years back, finally tracked it down, to a build by Bob Hillbilly Ingram, so thanks Bob for the inspiration for this build.
The Neck is Grey Ironbark & European Beech, finished with Organoil Natural Wax & Polish, a 4.4k Delta Type Single Coil Pickup is wired through Vol & Tone Pots to the Output Jack.
I’m quite happy with sound of it at the moment, but not sure whether to stick with the current strings, or restring it with lighter Banjo’y Type Gauges. :-)

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Comment by AGP # on March 12, 2021 at 4:46pm

"Thanks Pick", was named after my favourite "Meat Pie", which is also known Down Under as a Mystery Bag, Rats Coffin, Maggot Bag, Dogs Eye, etc......................:-D

Comment by AGP # on March 12, 2021 at 4:32pm

"Thanks Doug", was aware of the Pi symbol, but I can assure you, I have never used it :-D

Comment by AGP # on March 12, 2021 at 4:29pm

"Thanks Bob", all the ingredients are au-natural, bar a little bit of wax on the woodwork. :-)

Comment by Bob "Ambrose" Negus on March 12, 2021 at 7:25am

"Pan"tastic build AGP! The metal and wood combination looks brill!

Comment by the anonymous pick on March 11, 2021 at 9:32pm

Missed this one ..    yum yum ... errrm  for real this time  ;-)

Comment by Doug Thorsvik on March 11, 2021 at 7:30pm

Very Cool! Using the Pi symbol was a nice touch. A favorite of Math majors everywhere.

Comment by AGP # on March 10, 2021 at 4:12pm

"Thanks Robert", glad ya like it  :-)

Comment by Robert Bruner on March 10, 2021 at 1:04pm

Looks Great !

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