Chrysalis II


Photo by Cris Forster










20132015, San Francisco, California.



Total number of strings: 164.

Longest string: 21 in.

Shortest string: 8 in.

Wheel diameter: 39 in.

Wheel width: 6⅝ in

Stand length: 65 in.

Stand height: 44 in.

Stand width: 13 in.

Height from floor to top of wheel: 60 in.



Sitka spruce, Honduras rosewood, birch, beech,

maple, ash, cherry, Delrin, Lexan, aluminum,

brass, and stainless steel.





Just Intonation.


          To view a journal that includes more than 230 photographs and drawings of how I built this instrument in chronological order, please visit Building New Chrysalis II.