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|I usually keep in stock a small quantity of all the strings sets shown below. For more than 2 sets, I may need to order more, from the supplier, but the delay is usually only about a week.|
These are GHS ultra-light classical strings, specially designed for older, short-scale bowlbacks and suitable for more fragile instruments, and not available from most online suppliers.
Gauges are 09, 13, 20w, and 32w.
|Lensner Fisoma F3000 Silver Mandolin
A set of silver wound, light gauge, mandolin strings.
The e'' and a' are tinned steel, and the d' and g hexagonal steel core, silverplate wound.
Sound: descirbed as brillant and strong.
.009 .014 .022w .032w - Set / Mandolin
|Lensner Fisoma F3020 80/20 Bronze
A set of bronze wound, light gauge, mandolin strings.
The e''and a' are tinned steel, d' and g hexagonal steel core, wound
with 80/20 bronze and polished.
.009 .013 .022w .032w - Set / Mandolin
|Pyramid Mandriola strings
A full 12 string set, loop end, silver wound, scale lenght 34cm. containing
e"e"e'w a'a'aw d'd'wdw ggwGw
£7 plus packing and postage
|£10 plus packing and postage||£12.50 plus packing and postage||£20 plus packing and postage|
Optima 2505 Mandriola - 12string High Octave
|Optima 2506 Mandriola - 12string Low Octave||GHS Mandola Strings
These are GHS light mandola strings in bright bronze, loop end, suitable for older, more fragile instruments, and not available from most online suppliers. They produce a nice warm sound and last well.
Gauges are 12, 24w, 34w, and 48w.
|GHS Irish Bouzouki Strings
These are GHS octave mandolin strings, (the American term for the Irish bouzouki), in phosphor bronze, loop end, and not available from most online suppliers.
Gauges are 12, 22w, 32w, and 44w.
|£20 plus packing and postage||£21 plus packing and postage||£7 plus packing and postage||£8 plus packing and postage|
|Romana Thuringer Waldzither
A full set of 9 loop end, silver wound, Thuringer waldzither strings. Contains
g'g' e'e' c'c'w ggw cw
Unavailable at the moment
A full set of 9 double-loop end, bronze wound, strings, designed for use with watchkey (Preston) tuners. Contains g'g' e'e' c'c'w ggw cw
NB these strings are designed for a scale length of 470mm. String length is 655mm. I can make up sets by hand to suit other scale lengths.
Unavailable at the moment
|Optima Thuringian Waldzither
C- Tuning silver plated with Loop End
|Optima Hamburger Waldzither
Strings (Böhmwaldzither) 2606S
C- Tuning, silver plated, with 2 Loop Ends
|£28 plus packing and postage||£45 plus p&p (£30 bespoke sets)||£16 plus packing and postage||£20 plus packing and postage|
|String loop-winder here... £10 plus postage|