cello with romberg bevel fingerboard

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 A cello I have has a Romberg bevel fingerboard and the string height above the bevel is a hair under 10mm .  I'll be putting steel strings on it and wondering if there is a standard way of approaching the bridge to adjust for the bevel . 

Thanks for any comments  and info .



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1 hour ago, nathan slobodkin said:


I think he is asking if there is a different way to measure string height when there is a bevel. 


Romberg or not you measure  from thee under side of the string to the finger board surface. Normal for steel strings would be about 7 mm under the C.


Thank you. I've never seen this before so it through me a bit.

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