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Roaming Brazilian wood merchants

These Brazilian guys drive the country selling Brazilian made bows and violin wood from Europe. For violin makers like me, far from any European wood...

Fish glue

Updated 8.23.2012 – see below I came across this at Robertsons and Sons Violins where they have not used any other animal glue for many...

Skeleton violin molds

Violin rib construction methods The sides or “ribs” of the violin are most commonly constructed of six thin strips of wood, reinforced where they meet...

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