Nomex, 1/8" honeycomb, .060" sheet
Nomex® is a lightweight honeycomb fiber originally developed by Dupont Chemical for the aviation industry. It is being used by innovative luthiers in the creation of "double tops" (also called "hollow tops").
Nomex is available in larger dimensions, call for details.
The two videos, below, by luthier and instructor Robert O'Brien, demonstrate double top construction.
- Shipping Restrictions - Location
- No Restrictions
- 22" or 55.8cm
- 16" or 40.6cm
- .060" or 1.5mm