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No.1 Violin String

Features

 
  • The No.1 E-string has a coated carbon steel core material with a high-tensile strength and is wound with a very thin chrome steel flat-wire.
  • warm, sweet and brilliant sound
  • outstanding response
  • no whistling of the open E-string
  • As the No.1 E-string is wound with chrome steel, it is long-lasting. Chrome steel cannot corrode and is not affected by hand perspiration. 

Gauges

Tailpiece Options

  • soft, medium, strong
  • The No.1 is available with ball or loop-end.

Packaging

Sizes

  • envelope
  • No.1 E-string is available in 4/4.

The No.1 E-string is a newly designed string that offers a full rounded off and sustainable tone in all positions, whilst at the same time maintaining full flexibility over the whole dynamic range.

This string is based on a coated carbon steel core material with a high-tensile strength and is wound with a very thin chrome steel flat-wire.

Outstanding features are the string's brilliant yet sweet sound, the outstandingly easy response preventing the whistling of the empty strings.
The No.1 E-string has been specifically designed to be "universal" and can be matched with all existing A-, D- and G-strings.
TONE ITEM DESCRIPTION SIZE kp PEG END TAILPIECE END ART.NO.
E Ball Steel/Chrome Steel Weich Envelope 4/4 7.6 311211
E Ball Steel/Chrome Steel Mittel Envelope 4/4 8.3 311221
E Ball Steel/Chrome Steel Stark Envelope 4/4 9.0 311231
E Loop Steel/Chrome Steel Weich Envelope 4/4 7.6 311511
E Loop Steel/Chrome Steel Mittel Envelope 4/4 8.3 311521
E Loop Steel/Chrome Steel Stark Envelope 4/4 9.0 311531
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