2. Routing the body

Using a router at home was probably not the safest thing to do, so I moved to the studio of Philippe.

Routing body

Routing the shape of the body together with Philippe.

Routing the body

Mirroring the body, reusing the mould.

Routing the body

On the work top, with clambs:

Almost finished body.

Teak is a strange type of wood: a messy job!

Last piece of work on the body.

Et voila! A body for an electric upright bass.

Finished body

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