ufuk guler

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  1. the same motive bow on the frog with turquoise but this is double bass
  2. It is very late to answer, I am sorry. This is a legal Ivory piece, It has CITES and the bow produced for "The Ivory Prject II" based cologne. and used turquoise mineral instead of abalne. (real turquoise stone)
  3. Hi Jim, yes I made it. Thank you for your compliment. It was produced for "The Ivory Project" of Darling Publications.
  4. ufuk guler

    violin bows

    violin bows made by M.U.GULER IZMIR
  5. Last year, we have founded a major event for the first time in İzmir. The “INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN and BOW MAKING WORKSHOP and EXHIBITION”, co-founded by Andy LIM, the founder of Darling Publications from Germany, and me, Murat Ufuk GÜLER, had brought together more than twenty instrument making students all around Turkey with distinguished instrument makers such as Nicolas GILLES (Violin Maker, France) Wolfram NEURETHIER (Violin Maker, France) Boris FRITSCH (Bow Maker, France) and Josef Peter GABRIEL, (Bow Maker, Germany) who were awarded in international competitions. During the workshop,
  6. Hello Pablo. I couldnt add any links yet, but you should visit Howard Core company web site..
  7. I have a customer who play an italian violin and he thinks it is Santo Serpahhin. If I can upload photos I would like to hear your reviewving...
  8. is it possible to understand the wood is europan or eastern spruce?
  9. we use some diffrent method to darken wood and one of them is acid. fuming in ammonia is another method but it can apply after nitric acid so the wood appears naturally. another method is UV lamp. in my opinion the wood you left in UV box would be lackluster. I have the experience of three methods and my favorite is natural way, to wait in workshop. I prefer natural dark color sticks and hold my sticks in my workshop at least 4-5 months before finishing. ______________________________________________ www.muratufukguler.com
  10. @muratufukguler Josh, I had the same problem two years ago. I also tohught it can be reason of the cold weather.