"I`ve been making my carved saddle bone bridges for years now...as far as using deer antler their o.k not as dense as bone though, and for a great tone thats what you want. I found it`s best to use the antler that comes right off the skull cap…"
"I have made 3-4 guitars with antler nuts and/or bridges. Works great and gives it a unique look. Even hollowed out the underside of an antler bridge and glued a piezo up in it. Works awesome and is used in a band."