Loosen both knobs on the clamps. Tie a secure knot around the left knob with the multi-fiber cord then tighten the left knob.
Slide in the shoulder rest in place as shown.
Wind the multi-fiber cord a few loops around the end pin tightly. Wind the end of the cord around the right knob anti-clockwise then fasten the knob.
Removal of the shoulder rest can be done by loosening the right knob.
The cord can be left on the shoulder rest after use.
Phantom violin shoulder rest
's patented fitting design minimizes the shoulder rest's contact to vibrational significant areas of the violin, therefore allowing the violin to vibrate to its fullest potential and thus producing the most natural and fullest sound. For the violinists who normally prefers no shoulder rest, Phantom
violin shoulder rest
offers better shoulder and neck support and violin stability, while maintaining the freedom of movement and better sound. For the regular shoulder rest users, Phantom
offers significant new freedom of movement and ease of playing, as well as tremendous tonal advantages while maintaining shoulder support . Although Phantom shoulder rest is a very
comfortable shoulder rest
, keep in mind that just like changing strings or bow, phantom
will take some time to get used to, in order to fully use the shoulder rest to its full advantage.