image of Western Maple Back Double Bass ©2016 by Seth Kimmel  Bass maker/luthier of American made, real wood, hand-carved, double bass violins; Eugene, Oregon, USA
image of Pine Top Double Bass  ©2016 by Seth Kimmel  Bass maker/luthier of American made, real wood, hand-carved, double bass violins; Eugene, Oregon, USA

#44

Mill Pond Milanese

image of Western Maple back and sides on Kimmel Bass ©2016 by Seth Kimmel  Bass maker/luthier of American made, real wood, hand-carved, double bass violins; Eugene, Oregon, USA
image of Mill St. Milanese attached f-holes ©2016 by Seth Kimmel  Bass maker/luthier of American made, real wood, hand-carved, double bass violins; Eugene, Oregon, USA
image of Beautiful Western Maple Double Bass C-bout ©2016 by Seth Kimmel  Bass maker/luthier of American made, real wood, hand-carved, double bass violins; Eugene, Oregon, USA
image of Seth Kimmel removable neck double bass violin©2016 by Seth Kimmel  Bass maker/luthier of American made, real wood, hand-carved, double bass violins; Eugene, Oregon, USA
image of Western maple Double Bass Violin Scroll ©2016 by Seth Kimmel  Bass maker/luthier of American made, real wood, hand-carved, double bass violins; Eugene, Oregon, USA
image of New& B-extension and Sloan English Oval Tuning Machines©2016 by Seth Kimmel  Bass maker/luthier of American made, real wood, hand-carved, double bass violins; Eugene, Oregon, USA
image of Full Frontal Mill St. Milanese Double bass Violin with removable neck and New& B-extension ©2016 by Seth Kimmel  Bass maker/luthier of American made, real wood, hand-carved, double bass violins; Eugene, Oregon, USA

     This bass has a quarter-sawn Ponderosa Pine top, The wood was salvaged from a mill pond in neighboring Springfield, Oregon and milled locally.

 

     It's back and sides, as well as the neck,  are of quarter-sawn Western Maple from the Rogue River Valley in southern Oregon.

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    #44 specifics:

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               41 inch string

               46  1/4  inch body w/ removable neck

               5  3/4 inch rib at neck 

               9  1/2 inch rib at end-pin

               19 1/2 inch upper bout

               14  inch c bout​

               26 3/4 inch lower bout

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     Number Forty-Four is equipped with a removable neck and the newly re-designed New& B-extension.  

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