Roger Buckmaster Guitars 1980 to present Guitars, banjos and more

“It is my own name on my  instruments, Buckmaster, they all  have a  serial no  except  some early instruments;.

I didn’t put a date on  the instruments  , but I have been making since about 1980 —-2008 so they will be in that period, banjos  are numbered  from No 1—–No 71 in this period.  ( I  am just finishing 71  now ) with more to  come ..

start making  about 30 years  ago, I studied  violin  making  in 1982  Loughborough  Uni  U K and  studied  under  Wilfred  Saunders  ( top  British  maker ) prior to this  I  worked  for Maton  Guitars in Melbourne  for 7 years , I have had my own business  for over 30 yrs.  My  shop address  237a Whitehorse  Road, Balwyn  Victoria  Australia.” [Source: Roger Buckmaster, email 22/8/2008 ]