Double Bass Rental Program

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We are proud to announce the 18th successful year of our Double Bass Rental Program.

We rent Double Basses with a minimum payment of  3 months in order to initiate rental of Double Bass and charged on Quarterly basis there after.

Here is how it works,

Our customized set-ups are designed to meet your individual needs:

  1. Re-surface fingerboard
  2. Lower the nut, adjust grooves depth and string spacing
  3. Carve a bridge and install height adjusters
  4. Fit appropriate sized Sound Post


  • Minimum of 3 months of rent – $100 / mo
  • Maximum 12 month to rent

In addition we rent:

  • Bass wheel – $15 / mo
  • French or German style Bow – $5 / mo
  • David Gage “Realist” Pick-up – $15 / mo

Only first 12 payments made during the first year of the rental agreement will be applied towards the purchase of any Rutman’s Violins shop owned Double Bass.

In order to rent a Double Bass you will need to provide a photo I.D. and valid credit card

(Important! Strings, Bridges and Bow re-hair  not covered by this Rental Agreement.)