Aquila Classic Banjo Strings

aquila banjo strings
  • £9.49

A set of 5 strings for standard gDGBD 5 string banjo tuning. All Nylgut. Available in light or medium gauges. See drop down box below
View a detailed description here

  • Description
  • Delivery and Returns
Description

Aquila banjo strings are made in Italy...

'Nylgut' has been patented by Aquila ...It is a high quality polymerized plastic mixed with additives to give a string with excellent tonal quality and volume. 

The New Nylgut® is the first product developed and patented by Aquila.

The New Nylgut® is nor common Nylon or Carbon (Fluocarbon fishing line or PVDF), or a mix of them. It is a plastic compound of three different components

Compared to Nylon, the New Nylgut® produces a better sound and stays in tune better, this because the moisture absorption is less of .1% against the 2.0% of Nylon normally employed for the musical strings (i.e. Du Pont Tynex® polyammide 6-12).

Due to the higher density, similar to that of pure gut (1.30 gr/cm3), the New Nylgut® produces a better sound than Nylon and it is not so metallic like those of the so- called ‘Carbon’ (Fluorocarbon) PVDF strings.

In other words, the New Nylgut® is probably the first genuine syntetic gut in the world.

The New Nylgut® assures:

a better sound than Nylon or PVDF, similar to the genuine gut strings;
a more accurated fret-intonation due to the well gauged material;
a very stable intonation under moisture changes.

 

Delivery & Returns

We will endeavor to ensure that orders are speedily processed and despatched the same day if at all possible.

Ordered items requiring setting up in the workshop will be despatched within 1-2 days using Interlink Express Next Day Delivery (next day being the day after it leaves Eagle Music Shop).

You will be informed immediately if there is a problem with any part of your order or if any item is 'out of stock'.

You can read our full deliveries policy here.

Should you not be entirely happy with your purchase, or you have ordered an incorrect item, Eagle Music is happy to refund your purchase (excluding postage) within 28 days providing the goods are in a fully resaleable condition (including the original undamaged packaging) and not featured within the Exclusion Policy. (Exclusions apply to selected products).

Please note the following exclusions:

DVD's and CD's cannot be returned unless they are faulty

Banjo heads cannot be returned once you have tried to fit them to your banjo

Harmonica's have a 7 day guarantee and can be returned within this time if they are found to be faulty

Goods must be returned to Eagle Music together with a covering letter and contact details so that the matter can be dealt with efficiently and promptly.

You can read our full returns policy here.

Customers who bought this item also showed interest in

Banjo method Book 1

Hal Leonard Banjo Method Book 1

This innovative method teaches 5-string, bluegrass style and is an inspirational course with a proven track record. With two instruction books and two cross-referenced supplement books, this method offers the beginner a carefully-paced and interest-keeping approach to the bluegrass style. Covers easy chord strums for the beginner; learning tablature; right-hand rolls characteristic of bluegrass; techniques such as hammer-on, slide and pull-off.

  • £4.95
TGI Banjo gig bag

TGI 5 String Banjo Gig Bag

The TGI Transit series of bags are made of a durable canvas featuring 6mm padding, tough durable TGI zip ring pulls for quick and easy access and an embroidered TGI logo.

  • £22.95
  • RRP £24.95
  • Save £2.00
ft800aguitar

Fzone FT-800 Chromatic Clip on Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin, Ukulele, etc. Tuner 'Special Offer Price'

A Pickers Paradise best seller! The versatile Fzone FT-800A is a 12 note fully chromatic clip-on-tuner for Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin, Ukulele, Violin etc. It also has dedicated setting modes for Guitar,Bass, Violin, Ukulele etc. It just simply clips on to the headstock of your instrument and picks up the vibration to register the exact tuning of your instrument. Please see more details below

  • £11.99
  • RRP £19.99
  • Save £8.00
Close

Item(s) added to your compare list