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Carbon Fiber Replacement Endpin Assembly for Upright Bass
DescriptionCarbon Fiber Upright Bass ENDPIN
Why make an endpin of carbon fiber? CF has a high strength-to-weight ratio, while having a much lower density than steel. So this high-quality endpin assembly weighs only 248-250 grams (about 8.8 oz.) and has the strength and rigidity of a standard steel endpin, which is usually much heavier. It's also well-made, with a smooth and attractive - yet low key - flat black finish. It won't detract from the beauty of your instrument with flashy, shiny fittings;
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Discussed in The Chadwick Folding Bass in the TalkBass community
My main bass is getting restored, since my Chadwick hybrid has to stand in as the only bass now, I had to address the end pin. Thanks @Earl I got this from Golihur: [link] One ... ... more
Great! Yes, I like that endpin much better. ... more