The resonator block is designed to get the authentic character of an acoustic bass into an eub. What, how, why…?
Compared to the acoustic bass, the eub offers opportunities to redifine the ergonomic experience.
Yes, that’s a picture of crocodile. With a halter and bit. The article is still about neck angle adjustment though.
The endpin is traditional, and has its ergonomic benefits, so that’s why I added one. Although the traditional winged nut or screw knob is replaced by …
Here you can read which woods I’ve chosen, which strings and why, which electronics and why…
What is it, ‘carbon’, and why did I use it?
The lightweight carbon-aramid flightcase has room for bass and stand…
I am (and have been) working on a new model, check the article for more details!
A in this article a ‘making of’ photo reportage of the new bass’ headstock. More info on the new model to follow.
What choices have to be made when you want to record an acoustic upright bass, and what exactly makes it so difficult to record an acoustic upright bass?
In lutherie, Chladni patterns are used to visualise the -often spectacular- deformations of a resonating plate (the article contains explanatory video).
This article is meant to give you insight in string design, so you have more to go on than to judge the string by the color and lettertype of the package
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5