Mudcat Café message #1686630 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #89392   Message #1686630
Posted By: GLoux
06-Mar-06 - 03:44 PM
Thread Name: Difference in fiddle bows?
Subject: RE: Difference in fiddle bows?
Bert writes:

With modern technology and materials is should be simple to make a bow of a given weight and put the balance point pretty much where you want to.

Then why haven't "they"? My wife hasn't found a non-wood bow that she likes. And she's tried a bunch. As an engineer, I have to agree with your statement, but that doesn't mean that it has been done. Maybe you should take a run at it...