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JRS  Extended Compass
  • JRS Extended Compass

    Introducing... the Extended Compass Hammered Dulcimer model!  Our most lightweight and compact hammered dulcimer, now with the superbass range of our Concertmaster model! 


    Features include:

    • 16/16/9 – 4 Octaves overall
    • Range - D2 on Super Bass to D6
    • 45" Bottom Rail X 16.5" Top to Bottom Rail
    • Asymmetrical Body (Vertical Treble Bridge, closer Bass Bridge)
    • Triple Spline Finger Joints at Bass Chamber
    • Double Spline Finger Joints at Treble Chamber
    • Tapered Pin Blocks
    • Double Arched Sitka Spruce, African Sapele or Western Red Cedar Soundboard
    • Solid Black Walnut End Rails
    • Black Walnut Bridges with Curly Maple and Purpleheart position markers
    • Solid Tulip Poplar Back
    • 15 Graduated String Gauges (Brass Wound to Precision Steel)
    • Signature JRS “Compass” Soundhole Rosettes
    • Standard JRS Corner Scrolls
    • 5 - 6 coat Nitrocellulose Lacquer Hand Rubbed Finish
    • Individually “Voiced”
    • Signed and Sealed Document of Origin and Authenticity


    This instrument is available in an XR model with the extended notes (Super Bass) on the right, or an XL model with the extended notes on the left. Many upgrade options are available.


    Base Price: $2449.00


    (Includes Tuning and String Gauge Chart, Star Tip “T” Handle Tuning Wrench, Battery Powered Digital Chromatic Tuner, JRS Hammers, String Polishing Cake)


    Accessories to Consider:

    Song of the Wood Case for $129

    JRS Fully Adjustable Stand

    JRS Signature Hammers

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