Carbon fiber neck reinforcement

28 Apr
April 28, 2012

Here’s one way of stiffening the thin neck of a  bass – using a carbon graphite bar.  Shown is the routing setup post cut, the carbon rod and the maple filler strip that goes over the top.

2 replies
  1. Paolo marks says:

    What dimension is your carbon bar? Where did you get it? Thanks, Paolo.

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  2. Vince Jesse says:

    Hi Paolo. This was a 1/4″ by 3/8″ by 24″ piece of carbon fiber square bar I got from Luthier’s Mercantile located in Heraldsburg California.

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