Free Economy Delivery on all UK orders! more details...

Pirastro Oliv Violin String, A

Pirastro

RRP:
£22.75
Our price:
£17.04 inc VAT & Economy Delivery in the UK
You save:
£5.71 (25%)
VAT removed at checkout for non EU orders

Purchase options

Medium tension, 13.5 PM
More than 15 in stock
£17.04
Low tension, 13.25 PM
4 in stock
£17.04
High tension, 13.75 PM
3 in stock
£17.04

Description

Aluminium wound on natural gut.

For more information please visit the manufacturer's website, link below

Supplied straight.

Gut cored Pirastro A. Please note that these strings are very delicate and have a shorter and unpredictable life span compared to other strings. We do not recommend their use by beginners or that they be fitted to instruments not set up by trained and experienced craftsmen.


Product specifications:

  • Aluminium wound on natural gut, ball end
  • 1 PM=0.05mm, e.g.14PM=0.7mm
  • Made in Germany
  • NOT RECOMMENDED FOR FINE TUNERS
  • Visit Manufacturer's Website

Customers also bought:


Customer reviews:

Rating Summary
BlankBlank 3
BlankBlank
BlankBlank 1
BlankBlank
BlankBlank
Joakim
09/08/2016 16:52
Tumba, Sweden

Professional

Excellent sound

Pros: This string has all the tonal qualities i want!

Cons: It takes some experience to use, need for mastering the placement of bow on the string. If You are not paying attention it will squeal occasionally.

Other: Well worth the "effort" of taking care of place of contact which You will need to master anyway.

Did you find this review helpful? Yes No


Chas
04/12/2015 17:25
London, United Kingdom

Grade 8+

Great product, great service - highly recommended!

Pros: Usual magnificent strings, Oliv Label, love the sound of them!

Cons: The price - but you get what you pay for and they are worth every penny!

Other: Great service from String Zone - and not that many UK places seem to stock Oliv at all...

Did you find this review helpful? Yes No


Karl
21/04/2011 18:09
Nykøbing Mors , Denmark

Beginner

It does not waste very long
0 out of 1 found the following review helpful

Pros: The strings are fine, the sound is good, but

Cons: It does nor waste very long, therefore I also bay an extra string

Did you find this review helpful? Yes No


MRS
28/02/2011 18:04
LANGLEY PARK, United Kingdom

Grade 8+

good strong sound to this string
0 out of 1 found the following review helpful

Pros: This gives a very strong, dark sound to my violin

Cons: sometimes windings start to come off after a few months

Other: a beautiful string which I still buy even though the windings often come off after about 3-4 months

Did you find this review helpful? Yes No