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Daddario Zyex Violin Steel E 1/16 Med - Dz311 1/16M
Scaled to fit 1/16 size violin with a playing length of 8 ½ inches (216mm), this medium tension E string is optimized to the needs of a majority of players. Packaged in uniquely-designed sealed pouches providing unparalleled protection from the elements that cause corrosion.
Zyex synthetic core strings produce an extremely warm, rich sound. Zyex strings are made from a new generation of synthetic material, creating strings that are incredibly stable under drastic climatic conditions. Within a matter of hours, Zyex settles in on the instrument with a sound that is warmer than most other synthetic core strings. Zyex is also an excellent choice for use on bright sounding instruments.
1/16 size violin – playing length of 8 ½ inches (216mm)
Zyex synthetic core produces a rich, warm tone
Short break-in time and excellent bow response provides superb playability and a broad tonal palette
All D'Addario strings are designed, engineered and manufactured in the USA to the most stringent quality controls in the industry