Discussion in 'Setup & Repair [DB]' started by Blaine, Aug 24, 2001.

  1. Blaine


    Aug 4, 2001
    new york area
    Does anyone have a rough idea of the cost of getting a C extension installed (non mechanical).
    Does anyone here have a D extension?
  2. dhosek


    May 25, 2000
    Los Angeles, CA
    It's in the neighborhood of a thousand bucks, depending on the wood, whether the luthier cuts into the scroll or fits around it, etc. A D extension will cost somewhat less as there's less material involved and the extension won't interfere with the scroll.

    You should get one with a capo at the E so you'll still be able to play Donald Erb pieces.

  3. Yep, about a grand. KC Strings has one that is worth checking out at www.kcstrings.com