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Chorda Violin Strings

Features

 
  • Chorda E-, A-, and D-strings are plain gut strings, the G-string is wound.
  • authentic string for baroque instruments
  • very low string tension, comfortable left hand feeling
  • designed for 440 Hz tuning
  • For 415 Hz tuning, please use "strong" gauge.
  • Altering the gauge by 1/4 PM changes the tension by 3%. 

Set

Variations

  • The medium set contains the following strings:
    E-plain gut 11 1/2
    A-plain gut 14 1/2
    D-plain gut 19 1/2
    G-silver-plated copper wire unpolished 16
  • G-plain copper: available in three gauges in steps of
    1/4 PM and it has a darker sound than the standard G-string.
  • G-Chordaflex 29 PM: plain and twisted gut string.

Gauges

Tailpiece Options

  • Chorda strings are manufactured in three gauges in steps of 1/4 PM.
  • Chorda E-, A- and D-strings without knot
  • G-strings with knot

Packaging

Sizes

  • envelope
  • Chorda strings are available in 4/4.

Discover why following musicians favor Chorda:

Elizabeth Wallfisch

TONE ITEM DESCRIPTION SIZE kp PEG END TAILPIECE END ART.NO.
E Gut 11 1/4 Envelope 4/4 6.4 112131
E Gut 11 1/2 Envelope 4/4 6.6 112141
E Gut 11 3/4 Envelope 4/4 6.8 112151
A Gut 14 1/4 Envelope 4/4 4.5 112231
A Gut 14 1/2 Envelope 4/4 4.6 112241
A Gut 14 3/4 Envelope 4/4 4.8 112251
D Gut 19 1/4 Envelope 4/4 3.2 112331
D Gut 19 1/2 Envelope 4/4 3.3 112341
D Gut 19 3/4 Envelope 4/4 3.4 112351
G Gut/Silver Plated 15 1/2 Envelope 4/4 3.5 212431
G Gut/Silver Plated 16 Envelope 4/4 3.7 212441
G Gut/Silver Plated 16 1/2 Envelope 4/4 3.9 212451
SET Mittel Envelope 4/4 112021
G Gut/Copper 15 1/2 Envelope 4/4 3.3 212931
G Gut/Copper 16 Envelope 4/4 3.4 212941
G Gut/Copper 16 1/2 Envelope 4/4 3.7 212951
G Chordaflex Gut 29 Envelope 4/4 4.0 112441
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