Made by Hand

View in detail how a Rikkers instrument is created. A long documentary portrait made by Sam Lobo, who was able to grasp in nice detail the craftsmanship of the luthiers at Rikkers.

Making of a Rikkers Custom Bass

Ferdinand Rikkers shows the various aspects of bass guitar building. All choices you have as a bass player, are discussed. Ranging from the construction to wood types and pickups.

The Making of a Rikkers Waveline

Jacco discusses how a Rikkers guitar comes to be and what choices you can make to achieve your ultimate sound.

In this clip Ferdinand shows what needs to happen to a double bass before it sounds and plays as good as it should.