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Oliv Double Bass Strings

Features

 
  • The sheep gut core of the Oliv strings is manufactured, wound and polished in the traditional way, by hand.

  • wound with chrome steel

  • Oliv strings can withstand a heavier bow arm and they sound dark and powerful when bowed.

  • dark and growly sound when played pizz

  • great diversity of tone colors

  • big tone volume

Set

Variations

  • Orchestra tuning

  • B5

  • C High Solo

Gauges

Sizes

  • medium

  • 3/4

Special Features: Recommendation

 

The following string combination is used by various professional bassists:

Oliv G, Oliv D, Evah Pirazzi A, Evah Pirazzi E: brilliant and powerful sound

 

Discover why following musicians favor Oliv:

Tony Alcock, Manfred Bründl, Dominic John Davis, Zachariah Hickman, Eddy Khaimovich, Andy McKee, John Patitucci

TONE ITEM DESCRIPTION SIZE kp PEG END TAILPIECE END ART.NO.
G Orchestra Gut/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 25.5 241100
D Orchestra Gut/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 25.5 241200
A Orchestra Gut/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 27.9 241300
E Orchestra Gut/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 28.5 241400
SET Orchestra Mittel 3/4 241000
B5 Orchestra Gut/Chrome Steel Mittel 3/4 20.0 241500
C High Solo Gut/Aluminum Mittel 3/4 27.6 241900
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