Christopher – Beijing 2013, 400 series 3/4 Double Bass
A 3/4-sized double bass with a detachable neck from the Christopher workshop in a Busetto shape. It has sloping shoulders making this bass easier to access upper positions. The 400 series are fully carved with a solid Spruce top, maple sides, back and neck. The bass is supplied with German made Rubner machine heads, adjustable bridge, ebony finger board and tail piece. A good quality Christopher bag, D’Addario strings and full setup are included.
This bass has a large powerful sound which has been very popular with professional jazz and classical players. A great bass for the advanced student or professional.
Upper Bout Width 480
Lower Bout Width 686
Width at C Bout 350
String Length 1050
Length of Back 1140
Rib Depth 200
The case has a separate neck box which is in the lid. The neck box also stiffens the lid and helps protect the top of the bass from impact. The case has 2 wheels and straps on the sides and at the top.
External measurements for the case
Weight of the Christopher detachable neck bass in light weight flight case is 21.4 kg
Please add $600 for the case. (package price only)