Siegmund electro-magnetic violins are entirely carved by hand using traditional violin making tools, techniques and materials.
No powertools, dubli-carvers or computer routers - made individually one at a time, old world style.
Mahogany hollow body with figured curly maple top, figured curly neck and snakewood fingerboard,
Snakewood tailpiece, figured maple bridge, rosewood Roman style tuners (also available with planetary gear fine tuners),
Jason Lollar custom pickup and Hill style fine tuners, Oil varnish.
Construction time: 80 hours
Stephan Hovsepian plays the lower 4 strings through a 1964 Silvertone 1482 with a little Delay (Maxon AD999) and Reverb (Line 6 Verbzilla).