Adam, I would recommend Ronnie Nichols, Harrison TN. He has a web site, Nicholsbanjo,com. There are pictures of a repair he did of my D35. He also redid my '42 D18. He is very thorough and knowledgable about all aspects of guitar repair, plus he will get the job don pronto cephus.
"My gear is much better than my skill - for straight flatpickin', I play a Martin D-18 Authentic 1937. My go-to guitar for just about everything else (and it flatpicks just fine, thank you) is my Huss & Dalton D-RH with a Red Spruce top.…"
"Hey Craig. Thanks for the kind comment. The credit for this version should really go To Steve Kaufman who's arrangement it is. Good luck with your bluegrass studies, it's wonderful music and great fun to play. I look forward to…"
"Thanks Mike. I have to prove to myself that I can play the material as written but once I've done that I start to allow myself some leeway to have fun and drop in my own bits. There's not too much space to do that in SK's version of…"