Descriptions (All sizes)
2nd grade Braided Carbon fiber shafts are strong, and of elasticity.
2nd grade ebony frogs & buttons, fine polished ebony are used to make this bow frog & button.
2nd grade of natural white horse hair from a male horse, without bleaching or dying.
Scroll down and choose frog pattern, windings, grips from the attributes below. It doesn't matter that photo you saw on the left did not change against your selections in next step. We make bows according to your actual selections.
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Cutting, Planing & Filing, Varnishing:
The Frog, Button preparation:
A precise bench saw is used to cut ebony (or other materials) into blank blocks. Special milling machines and lathes are used to give them a rough shape. Files and sandpapers are used to polish and finish their shape by hand. Their grades are categorized by grade of the wood surface and nature of the wood species. Then metal parts supplied by jewelryÂ maker will be fited into the wood(horn, shell) by us. Though German style Bass Bows frogs are some different, but still basically about the same processes. And then final polish and re-categories need to be done, and by then they are ready for fitting onto the shaft. Click to see making process.
Assemble & Adjustment:
Carbon graphite shaft, Frog/Button and Horse hair, fit them together is not a easy task, it need well trained skillul hands. And we use our special procedure to ensure the assemble quality. Click to see making process.
Free shipping to North America and EU
Crafting time normally less than one week.
BETTER Braided Carbon Fiber F, G Double Bass Bow
- Product Code: CBB83
- Availability: In Stock