Description: The six strings are raised by frets placed at both ends. Two boards are clipped on two strings underneath of which are holes. The boards create a vibrating sound when the strings are struck by a stick. The instrument may be played solo or with another that plays an ostinato. As many as four instruments may play at the same time. A pair of bamboo stamping tubes may also accompany playing of the slotuang.
Materials: bamboo (body), rattan (ring)
Ethnolinguistic Group: Bidayuh
Place: Puncak Borneo, Sarawak
Date Collected: April 2012