Custom made single-sided Monochord , 60% down payment, Jacob B.

CMon139JB

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Custom made single-sided Monochord according to quote Q139JB, size approx. 60" x 15-17" :   $2,750.00

  • curved long sides
  • frame made from Teak
  • both sound decks from Sitka Spruce grade AA
  • bridges and saddles made from harder woods
  • short steam bend legs from Ash
  • 36 strings in total, 24x B2 & 12x B1, reference A=432Hz
  • 7 round sound holes in wave pattern centered on each long side  + $100.00
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  • Total:                                                       $2,850.00

It is planned to pick up ther instrument at our Luthier workshop Heaven of Sound in Sagle, North Idaho, which can optionally be combined with a 3 or more day introduction class in the instrument.

Start of construction: in November 2020, building time: 4-5 weeks

  • 60% ($1,710.00) up front to place your order to cover the materials for the instrument. This payment locks-in your spot in November on the waiting list.
  • Custom instruments are not returnable and all payments are non refundable. The order is final.
  • The balance ($1,140.00) will be due and payable when the Monochord is completed plus 6% Idaho sales tax ($171.00) at the pick up at our Luthier store in Idaho.
  • Additional accessories (replacement strings, tuner, etc) can be added at the time of the pickup with prior notice.




Chart Recommended Accessories
Accessories to play your Tibetan singing bowl or Burma gong (s=strike, r=rub):
Bowl/Gong
weight
Mallet
tiny
Mallet
soft
Mallet
medium
Mallet
hard
Mallet
giant blue
Stick
XS / S
Stick
M / L
Stick
XL / XXL
50-400g --- --- --- --- --- s & r --- ---
400-800g s --- --- --- --- r r ---
800-1200g --- --- --- s --- --- r ---
1000-2400g --- --- s --- --- --- r r
2000-3000g --- s --- --- --- --- --- r
> 3000g --- --- --- --- s --- --- ---

 

Accessories to place your Tibetan singing bowls:
Bowl diameter Embroidered pad Silk pad Ring cushion Felt cushion Silk cushion square Silk cushion round
< 12cm 11cm --- --- 12cm 12x12cm ---
12-20cm 17cm 16cm 14cm 15cm 15x15cm ---
20-23cm 17cm 16cm 16cm 20cm 18x18cm ---
23-28cm 22cm --- 20cm 20cm 22x22cm ---
28-33cm 22/30cm --- 30cm 25cm 22x22/27x27cm ---
33-41cm 30cm --- 30cm 30cm 27x27cm ---
> 41cm 40cm --- 40cm 40cm --- ---

 

Accessory to hang a Burma gong: Accessory for cleaning + preserving a bowl/gong:
Gong diameter <= 55cm
<= 22inch
56-65cm
22-26inch
66-85cm
26-34inch

Cleaning & Preservation Oil
30ml / 1 fl oz

Gong stand size M L XL