Custom made Monochord + Tanpura Gary H., NY; 2nd & Final Payment

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Custom made double sided Monochord with Tanpura as per quote Q110GH & Upgrade to grade AAA Sitka spruce per email from June 26, 5:06PM

  • size approx. 66" x 15.5", straight frame, with fixed but detachable lower foot, 18" wide and simple round sound holes:                                     $3,200.00
  • 34 monochord string C#3 (fundamental), 19 quint string G#2, 19 bass string C#2 & Tanpura with 4 strings (1x C#2, 1x G#2, 2x C#3), string arrangement as in quote: C#3 right hand side towards body, tanpura away from body same side (R), 5th G#2 on the left hand side towards body, bass C#2 away from body on same side (L), overtone markers on both decks towards the body
  • 2 short steam bend legs from Ash, with assembly material:       +  $125.00
  • 2 slightly curved decks from AA grade Sitka Spruce pine:          +  $250.00
  • resonance frame, saddles, bridges + foot from Wenge               +  $275.00
  • large set of replacement strings (3xC#2, for monochord, 3xG#2, 6xC#2 for monochord & Tanpura & 2xC#2 phosphor bronze for Tanpura)  +   $95.00 
  • UPGRADE to grade AAA Sitka spruce per email from 6/26       +  $300.00  

Total  updated                                                                                       $4,245.00

Actual shipping and crating costs:  $455.00 (Fedex)  or  $485.00 with 1/2" extra foam padding (Fedex).  UPS shipping would be $25 additional.

  • 60% ($2,367.00) up front  -  because the wood for this instrument is so           expensive I will require this payment when you place your order. PAID per March 13, 2018, order #HoS-1209
  • The balance $1,878.00 ($1,578.00 v+ $300.00) is due and payable now as the monochord is completed plus shipping and crating fees of your choice (see above)




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