D'Addario Helicore Octave Violin Strings
Helicore Octave violin strings are designed to be played one octave below traditional violin tuning for a new world of tonal and stylistic possibilities. The Helicore Octave violin set utilizes the same core technologies as the original Helicore violin set; it is crafted with a multi-stranded steel core, resulting in optimal playability while producing a clear, warm tone. The smaller string diameter provides quick bow response. Premium quality materials combined with skilled workmanship produces strings known for excellent pitch stability and longevity. Scaled to fit a 4/4 size violin with a playing length of 13 inches (328mm), these medium tension strings are optimized to the needs of a majority of players.Made in U.S.A.
Tone: Clear and warm
Playability: Quick bow response
Stability: Resistant to climate and temperature change
Helicore Octave violin string composition:
E string: Aluminum over steelA string: Silver over steelD string: Tungsten-silver over steelG string: Tungsten-silver over steel