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Comment by Uncle John on May 20, 2019 at 8:54am
Thanks guys. It is an Emerson cigar box. I removed the top and raised and angled the new top to (in theory) make easier bowing. The top is arched. I am not sure how good or bad it is. Bowing just one string is still tricky. It sounds okay when I play okay. Real viola strings on it.
Comment by BrianQ. on May 19, 2019 at 11:15pm

Kool! 

Comment by Dave Lynas on May 19, 2019 at 7:37pm
What’s the sound board made of? What’s the burgundy side thingy’s?
Comment by Dave Lynas on May 19, 2019 at 7:29pm

What’s a mater Unc. Cat’s got your strings? Three string? Did you round the fingerboard and arch the bridge so you can play each string separately? You might want to remove a string. 2 doesn’t require arched bridges.

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