Nut - Unfinished -for violin/Viola

    Nut - Unfinished -for violin/Viola


    The nut on a violin or viola marks one end of each open string's vibrating length, sets the string spacing, and determines the string's height from the fingerboard. Along with the bridge, it defines the scale lengths of the open strings.

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    Nut - Unfinished -for violin/Viola

    Each open string on a violin or viola is defined by a nut that marks one end of its vibrating length. Also, the nut sets the spacing of the strings across the neck and holds them at the proper height from the fingerboard. Together with the bridge, the nut determines the scale or vibrating lengths of the open strings.

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    Viola Ebony Saddle- Need To Fit

    The saddle on a viola is a slender piece of ebony below the tailpiece, protecting the instrument's delicate body from damage. Without it, the tailpiece would create a rattling sound that detracts from the viola's beautiful tones. The saddle is crucial for maintaining the viola's sound quality and must be crafted precisely.

    Hi there! Your viola ebony saddle needs to be fitted by a professional luthier. At Animato Strings, our friendly team of luthiers and technicians can help you out. Don't hesitate to contact us if you need any assistance!

    $7.23 Price

    Viola Sound Post- Raw Material (unfitted) - 6.5 mm diameter

    Soundposts are made from air-dried Spruce wood from the Alpine slopes. Each post is handmade and undergoes multiple processes for a high-quality finish.

    The sound post in a bowed instrument has two functions: structural and acoustic. It's part of a harmonic design that produces pleasant overtones. Violin makers make the post themselves or buy it from suppliers. After positioning and stringing the instrument, minor adjustments are made using the ear. The sound post is crucial for sound quality. Animato Strings adjusts it perfectly. Contact us for any doubts.

    $31.82 Price

    Viola Fingerboard

    The fingerboard is important for the sound quality and ease of playing the viola. Ebony wood is preferred for its density and acoustic properties. However, it wears out due to string friction, so it's crucial to maintain it with specialized products. Ebony is dense and black, features that contribute to the quality of the instrument.

    $35.91 Price

    Viola Endpin

    Animato Strings provides premium-quality viola endpins made of ebony, rosewood and boxwood. These lightweight and impeccably finished endpins enhance your viola's tonal quality and projection, making it easier to play with precision and confidence. They are available at an affordable price and require professional fitting by an experienced luthier or instrument technician.

    At Animato Strings, our friendly team of luthiers and technicians can help you out. Don't hesitate to contact us if you need any assistance!

    Please choose the material option that suits you best from the following choices:

    • Ebony

    • Rosewood

    • Boxwood

    $5.00 Price


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