Made in Germany, these beautiful exceptional hand-made fittings
are made from the finest quality of professionally selected old,
well matured woods (boxwood, ebony, rosewood), bone and mammoth.
As time goes by, these materials are becoming more difficult to
find and therefore requires experienced expertise to search, stock
plan and provide real estate for continual consistent supply.
The high-density and homogeneous nature of the wood provides maximum
support to the acoustic potential of your instrument. Each piece
is designed and handcrafted with precise detail and symmetry.
Mammoth and ivory bone, the same material used to make piano keys,
needs to be cleaned using special procedure and cut precisely
before they are mounted as frets, pins and collars on tailpieces,
pegs and endpins. A hand-applied satin oil finish and top-notch
workmanship combine to produce fittings like jewellery for your
All chinrests clamps are made with Titanium which are good for
those who have allergic skin reactions to the common nickel plated
For frets, collars and pins: Mammoth tusk for white accents,
horn for black, and Boxwood for beige.
These fittings sets include
and tail nylon. Matching
Otto Tempel Chinrest is extra.