I posted a couple of weeks back about stiffness from having a long neck, (http://www.violinist.com/discussion/response.cfm?ID=22279) and I am still having trouble finding a chinrest that would fit me.
I have had trouble with stiffness in my neck, shoulder, and back for several months now, and only recently realized that it was a result of accommodating for too much space between my chin and my violin by raising my left shoulder and bringing my chin down slightly.
I am currently using a Bonmusica shoulder rest (seen here: http://www.amazon.com/Bonmusica-Violin-Shoulder-Rest/dp/B0002FORLG) with a generic chin rest (the kind that always comes with the violin, no modifications). When I stand as I normally do with my head straight, and put my violin on my shoulder, there is about an inch of space between my chin and the instrument. I took a picture to clarify:
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