Kaplan Cello String, A

By D'Addario

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£36.50
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£30.95 inc VAT & Free Delivery in the UK
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£5.55 (15%)
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Purchase options

Medium tension
1 in stock
£30.95
Low tension (light)
1 in stock
£30.95
High tension (Heavy)
1 in stock
£30.95

Description

Solid steel core with titanium winding. tension at pitch; 39lbs.

Kaplan cello strings are scaled to fit a 4/4 size instrument with a playing length of 27 1/2 inches (700mm). Heavy tension strings allow for greater projection and volume potential, while light tension strings allow for easier bow response. Medium tension strings are optimised to the needs of a majority of players.


Specifications

  • Ideal for professionals
  • Solid steel core with titanium winding.
  • Made in USA
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Customer reviews:

Rating Summary
2
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Julian
16/01/2018 23:40
Walton on Thames, United Kingdom

Professional

Strings that sound good straight away
1 out of 1 found the following review helpful

Pros: I've been using Kaplan A and D strings since they first came out, and think they deserve to be reviewed (I see there are hardly any here). I find them to be reliable, good-sounding strings, with a warm and responsive tone throughout their range. They also have a very short playing-in time, but last a long time without losing their direct and uncoloured sound quality, which is really all you can ask of a string. I have also recently reviewed the Kaplan G string here, and it matches the warmth and reliability of the top strings.

Cons: Some players might prefer a bit more edge to the sound, but it's a matter of personal taste.

Other: Other strings, such as Pirastro Evah Pirazzi or Versum, might be more exciting or responsive than Kaplan, but conversely need to be more carefully controlled. Kaplan strings sound good straight away, and stay sounding good.

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Elemér
08/12/2014 18:02
Ekerö, Sweden

Beginner

Good,not perfect (at least not for my cello)
1 out of 2 found the following review helpful

Pros: Nice sound

Cons: Not as brilliant as I would liike

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Angela
19/09/2020 22:44
Hull, United Kingdom

Beginner

Lovely quality, excellent service
0 out of 1 found the following review helpful

Pros: Arrived in timely manner and sounds great

Cons: None

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