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Obligato Double Bass Strings

Features

 
  • Obligato strings have a core made from a modern synthetic multifilament fibre which is wound with chrome steel.
  • bright, brilliant and focused sound
  • growly tone especially true for the E-string
  • very quick response
  • suitable for arco and pizzicato
  • exceptional well-balanced set
  • completely impervious to changes in temperature and humidity

Set

Variations

  • Orchestra tuning
  • Solo tuning
  • Tuning in 5th: A - D - G - C
  • E2.10m
  • B5
  • C High Solo
  • CIS5 Solo
  • Tuning in 5th: The low C is also available as a special rope core steel string which results in a powerful and very dark tone.

Gauges

Sizes

  • medium
  • 3/4
  • 1/2
  • 1/4

Discover why following musicians favor Obligato:

Tyrone Brown, Bill Koehler, Kristin Korb, Phil Palombi

TONE ITEM DESCRIPTION SIZE kp PEG END TAILPIECE END ART.NO.
G Orchestra Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 27.0 441120
D Orchestra Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 28.2 441220
A Orchestra Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 29.7 441320
E Orchestra Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 30.9 441420
SET Orchestra Mittel 3/4 441020
E 2.10m Orchestra Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 30.9 441620
B5 Orchestra Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 33.6 441520
A1 Solo Synthetic/Chrome Steel 3/4 29.7 441100
E2 Solo Synthetic/Chrome Steel 3/4 28.2 441200
B3 Solo Synthetic/Chrome Steel 3/4 30.3 441300
FIS4 Solo Synthetic/Chrome Steel 3/4 31.5 441400
SET Solo 3/4 441000
C High Solo Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 28.2 441920
CIS5 Solo Synthetic/Chrome Steel 3/4 33.6 441500
A Fifth Tuning Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 27.3 441190
D Fifth Tuning Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 27.6 441290
G Fifth Tuning Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 30.6 441390
C Fifth Tuning Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 30.6 441490
SET Fifth Tuning Mittel 3/4 441090
C Fifth Tuning Rope Core/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 28.8 343490
G Orchestra Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 1/2 22.5 441150
D Orchestra Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 1/2 23.4 441250
A Orchestra Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 1/2 26.4 441350
E Orchestra Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 1/2 25.2 441450
SET Orchestra Mittel 1/2 441050
G Orchestra Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 1/4 20.7 441160
D Orchestra Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 1/4 20.1 441260
A Orchestra Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 1/4 23.4 441360
E Orchestra Synthetic/Chrome Steel Mittel 1/4 21.9 441460
SET Orchestra Mittel 1/4 441060
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