KRUTZ Artisan instruments are partially crafted in our affiliated private shop in Beijing from Asian wood and the Artisan 750 instruments are partially crafted at our affiliated private shop in Romania from European wood. These instruments are shipped to our Kansas City workshop rough and unfinished, where professional craftsmen do extensive finish work on them. The instruments are graduated, fitted with an advanced bassbar and varnished. KRUTZ Artisan have greater projection and tonal resonance, suitable for advancing students and amateur adult players.
Specs: Fully carved seasoned spruce top, carved seasoned maple back, ribs and scroll; Antiqued varnish; Gamba or violin corners; sloped shoulders; inlaid purfling; 4 individual brass machines; ebony fingerboard; 10mm endpin w/screwed rubber stopper; D'Addario Kaplan strings, Aubert adjustable bridge with brass adjusters, and ebony tailpiece. Bridge, fingerboard, nut and soundpost assembled, dressed, fitted and tonally adjusted in our Kansas City workshop.