If the normal wooden or plastic chinrest is too hard, a chinrest pad
can be pulled over the chinrest. The Strad Pad chinrest pad is a
skin-friendly, extremely light pad made of pure latex. It is pulled over
the chin rest and washable. The chinrest pad soothes at skin
irritations and is hypoallergenic. It is offered in beige and black.
Hypoallergenic chin rests
hypoallergenic chin rest is made of high-tech plastics, which is highly
suitable for violinists with allergic complaints. It is available in
different sizes for different violins. There is also a Wittner hypoallergenic chin rest with a centered assembly.
Chin rests for violins
A good chin rest guarantees the safe support of the violin at the chin. Many chin rests are manufactured of high-grade wood. The Berber
chin rest is available in ebony, rosewood or boxwood. Extremely
inexpensive is the Dresden synthetic chin rest or the Teka synthetic
chin rest. For elevated demands there is the Guarneri chin rest with
gilded Hill chin rest screws. The Wolf Maestro chin rest has a pantent foot and a plate made of skin-friendly royal nappa leather.