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RN Removable Neck Bass by Christopher

  • $4,70000

202 "RN"
Removable neck 3/4 Gamba shaped travelling bass.

Travelling with the bass is always a challenge. In particular travelling by air is getting more and more restricted and expensive for double bassists who want to take their instrument aboard.
To make travelling with the bass more easy, Christopher has developped a double bass with removable neck. As the makers of the Eminence bass, Christopher has much experience in making portable basses with removable neck. Due to the steel dovetail joint, the neck is removed and assembled within a few minutes.

gamba or violin model, 3/4 size
laminated spruce top
laminated flamed maple back and sides
ebony fingerboard
bridge with height adjusters
ebony tailpiece
Rubner machine heads
Concord Deluxe endpin
“Antique” finish
Thomastic Spirocore medium strings (value $310.00)
Fully set up by our Luthier including bridge, sound post, nut and fingerboard modifications as required. (value several hundred dollars)
Optional extra cordura gig bag
Optional extra fibreglass flight case

Removing the neck couldn’t be easier
For removing the neck, you start with tuning down the strings some turns, so you can remove the bridge. Then, release the strings from the tailpiece (which stays on the bass). After loosening the neck screw, you slide the neck forward and store it (with the strings) in the neck bag.

 If you reside outside Auckland and cannot pick the instrument up please contact us for an estimte of shipping costs to your area

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Christopher Double Bass

Since 1987 Concord has been making instruments for both Students and professional players

Christopher Instruments:
Worldwide Acceptence, decades of Luthier experience
Controlled & proper aging of their own wood sources
Latest Technology ensures consistant quality

Pete McGregor Music are sole New Zealand Agents for Christopher Bass

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