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Old 02-17-2019, 07:48 AM
charles Tauber charles Tauber is offline
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Added strength. An arched shape is more resistant to deformation than a flat one. Increases, somewhat, crack resistance since, when shrinking , it can flatten, whereas a flat back has no where to shrink. Theory is that a back not parallel to the top alters sound waves in the body.

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