Vega Style S Conversion
10-1/8" Tubaphone rim
1990s Dale Small short scale neck, fretted to 12
Maple with Cocobolo fingerboard
5 Star tuners
17/32 Bridge
New tailpiece
New frets
Renaissance head
New Rickard Vega Repro hook sets
Backplate made from re- purposed Vega pie section resonator
Tuned to A scale
Plays nicely, great tone.
New Gig Bag


Waverly style tailpiece, the presto that came on it is too long for the 10-1/8
Dales scale makes a good bridge placement

Bridge around 19/32, haven't measured it
Action is still nice, since neck is an elevated neck.

Strung with GHS, to A tuning
Playing well up and down

5 star tuners with geared 5th