Maintenance           Repairs & making




Left:
Reaming the tapered holes in the peg-box to fit new pegs.
Centre: Carving a new scroll and neck out of one solid block of European flamed maple.
Right: Planing a newly fitted bass-bar in a violin top to shape with fingernail size planes.

 



Left: An acoustic double Bass repainted in red and blue to client specifications.
Centre and right: An acoustic double Bass repainted in pearl ivory white to client specifications.

 



Left: A 5 string electric double bass custom made for Dene Whitney who plays professionally.
Centre and right: An air freight shock-proof case had to be custom made to accommodate the instrument, bow and electronic equipment.

 

Left: The top of an acoustic double bass with a new bass-bar fitted. The bass-bar will be planed to shape after the clamps are removed.

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