Gary Karr Model Carbon Fiber Double Bass Bow
is the most well known of any Carbow Models. This unique bass bow is made in
France. The originial design was by Jean Grunberger, award winning bow maker.
Stamp: CARBOW (french
Black carbon fiber round shape
Frog: German style snakewood frog, mother of pearl slide, no eye
Button: Snakewood button
Wrap: Black leather wrap over nickel wire
Specs: 140-141 grams, 68 cm overall length
Unbleached hair. Designed by J. Grunberger, but not stamped. Specifications
for this German model bow were requested by Gary Karr. It is a bit shorter,
specifically weighted to 140-141 grams, and is ideal for the player who wishes
to emulate Mr. Karr's famous technique.