An improved string instrument is provided that contains a removable neck so that when the string instrument is not being used the neck can be removed so that the string instrument can be stored in a smaller area. In another form the string instrument contains a Violin maker pivotable neck so that when the string instrument is not being used the neck can be pivoted over the body of the instrument so that the string instrument can be stored in a smaller area. a securement bolt placed through said eyelet screw to thread within said threaded boss for securing said neck down to said body so that when said securement bolt is removed said neck can be pivoted upwardly over said body so that said string instrument can be stored in a smaller area.
1. Field of the Invention
The instant Electric violin relates generally to musical string instruments and more specifically it relates to an improved string instrument that includes a removable neck or a pivotable neck.
2. Description of the Prior Art
Numerous musical string instruments have been provided in prior art that are adapted to contain stationary necks extending from body members therefrom. For example, U.S.While these units may be suitable for the particular purpose to which they address, they would not be as suitable for the purposes of the present invention as heretofore described.
The improved Viola da gamba 10 and 10a can especially be placed in limited spaces when not being used. When traveling, such as in a car, van, motorcycle, bicycle and the like, they will take up smaller areas than standard string instruments.
While certain novel features of this invention have been shown and described and are pointed out in the annexed claims, it will be understood that various omissions, substitutions and changes in the forms and details of the device illustrated and in its operation can be made by those skilled in the art without departing from the spirit of the string instrument.