Now it is time to refine the instrument and make it playable…
The top nut, also made of teak.
The “curved shoulder” was made by gluing several layers of thin plywood onto a mould.
The end pin (was replaced by a brass one later).
Almost finished shoulder:
Ebass in all its glory:
Lucas Suringar sells a gigbag and guess what? Ebass fits inside it!
Jamming for the first time:
Playing on another stage:
And that’s it…
Here’s a video of me playing ebass in K-oZ Collective hiphop band.