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May 29

What it takes to set up a violin

Violin Viola Cello Double Bass

Animato Strings uploaded a video to YouTube, demonstrating what is required to set up a violin. Mel takes the viewer step by step through the setting up process.
We can divide the setting up into 7 steps:
First, we check the fingerboard for its straightness (or lack of). We check if it has bumps or dips. If so, it needs planing.