So few builders take chances these days. More often than not, we see rehashes of decades-old designs. So when we find something that does take a chance, we perk up. This instrument is one of those. It’s odd and interesting laying in the case. Everyone who saw it wanted to pick it up and play it. The builder fancies it as somewhere between a hollow-body electric bass guitar and a double bass, boasting tones similar to a double bass, without the huge foot...