I have always contended that the placement of a chin rest is much more important than generally recognized.
I went looking for a "sweet spot" for my Teka CR and I found it. The horizontal mounting placement was critical to +/- 1/8 ".
What was better? Overall comfort, ease of holding the violin and bow control.
It was not just the 1/8 that mattered, the violin angle changed much more.
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