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Daddario Kaplan Cello D 4/4 Lgt - Ks512 4/4L
The Kaplan cello D string is scaled to fit a 4/4 size instrument with a playing length of 27 ½ inches (700mm). Light tension strings allow for easier bow response. This D string has a solid steel core and is nickel wound.
Kaplan cello strings produce a rich and complex tone. Conceived for the most discerning musicians, they stand up well to extreme bow pressure, allow a diverse tonal palette, and provide a powerful but warm sound.
4/4 size cello with a playing length of 27 ½ inches (700mm)
Solid steel core provides clarity and projection while retaining warmth and balance
Excellent projection, clarity and richness
All D'Addario strings are designed, engineered and manufactured in the USA to the most stringent quality controls in the industry