Descriptions (All sizes)
1st grade Braided Carbon Fiber shafts are strong, yet full of elasticity, and have the braided finish which brings more acustic character to the bow.
1st grade ebony frogs & buttons, we use fine polished ebony without any dying or painting.
1st grade of natural white horse hair from a male horse without bleaching.
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Cutting, Planing & Filing, Varnishing:
The shaft preparation:
Carbon fiber cloth and epoxy and carbon fiber threads are used to "braid" the Carbon fiber shaft in the molding plant. After that, sticks were sent to our workshop. We doing selection, refine and varnish, and get them ready for the next step.
The Frog, Button preparation:
A precise bench saw is used to cut ebony (or other materials) into blank blocks. Horn and Ivory(imitated) or some other materials are used sometimes. Special milling machines and lathes are used to roughly shape them. With our hands, files and sandpapers are used to finish and polish their shape. Grades are decided by the wood surface and natural color of the wood. Then metal parts supplied by prefessional jewelry maker will be fit into the wood(horn, shell) parts by us. And then finely polished parts, are re-categoried and ready for fitting onto the shaft. Click to see making process.
Assemble & Adjustment:
Braided Carbon shaft, Frog/Button and Horse hair, fit them together is not very easy to do well all the time even for an experienced bow maker. 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.
ADVANCED Braided Carbon Viola Bow
- Product Code: CVAB93
- Availability: In Stock