Posted on January 12, 2010February 7, 2024 by Dale Phillips Questions: Violin Tailpiece Questions: Violin Tailpiece by Marilyn Wallin Originally published in American Lutherie #90, 2007 Douglas Edgar from the Internet asks: I’m an amateur violin maker having some trouble with violins coming unglued near the tailpiece. The saddle, top, and block all seem to be fitted correctly. I’m using granular hide glue with a dash of salt in it. Become A Member to Continue Reading This Article This article is part of our premium web content offered to Guild members. To view this and other web articles, join the Guild of American Luthiers. Members also receive 4 annual issues of American Lutherie and get discounts on products. For details, visit the membership page. If you are already a member, login for access or contact us to setup your account.